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  • From the Blog

    Does completing the degree matter for adult students?

    The answer is “certainly yes”. In this post http://www.evolllution.com/opinions/does-it-pay-for-adults-to-return-to-higher-education-part-1/  I cover a few of the arguments about the value of completing the degree, even during hard times. However, there are a few cautions. Some majors seem to have better outcomes, particularly for those with limited experience. Where you complete your degree matters. Choosing a reputable non-profit [...]

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    SCPS appoints new leader

    Walter S. Pearson, PhD, of Lewis University, has been named the new dean of the School of Continuing and Professional Studies (SCPS). Dr. Pearson succeeds Janet Deatherage, PhD, acting dean, who will return this summer to her appointment as SCPS associate dean.
  • 2013 Commencement

    Watch a video of the 2013 Commencement exercises of the School of Continuing and Professional Studies.
  • Urban Food Symposium

    The Urban Food Symposium, Sept. 6-7, explores the social justice, environmental and nutritional implications of food systems.
  • Open House

    Celebrate the opening of the new Institute of Environmental Sustainability with tours, demonstrations, and complimentary eco-friendly refreshments.
  • From the Blog

    New Programs at SCPS

    Fall is known as harvest time and we are definitely seeing the fruits of our year-long efforts in SCPS this fall. Over the past year we have added numerous new programs and we are continuously working on modifying our existing programs to better meet our students’ needs.

    Our new programs include:

    BA in Applied Studies

    BA in Criminal [...]

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    SCPS Launches Two Online Degrees and an Online Certificate

    SCPS is pleased to announce the launch of two of our degree-completion programs in an online format. The BA in Management and the BA in Applied Studies are now available in a fully online option, as well as the fully on-campus option. This means that students in these programs can choose to take all of [...]

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    SCPS Launches New Degree Program

    Loyola’s School of Continuing and Professional Studies is excited to announce the launch of a new degree program, the Bachelor of Arts in Applied Studies. This program will be offered in the Fall 2012 Semester.

    The BA in Applied Studies allows students to tailor the degree program to her or his specific interests. The program consists [...]