Nonprofit & Accredited

Loyola is a nonprofit, Higher Learning Commission–accredited university that has been educating adult learners for over 100 years. And for the School of Continuing and Professional Studies, supporting you in your education comes first.

As a mission-based organization, we invest in you through robust scholarship opportunities, financial aid and career services, and  access to a wide range of learning opportunities and academic resources.  When you come to Loyola, you become part of a community of learners that is recognized and respected by employers and recruiters the world over.

A "Best Value"

Loyola School of Continuing and Professional Studies ranks #1 in Illinois and #14 in the US News & World Report for Best Online Bachelor’s Degree Programs.

According to a study by the Center for Analysis of Postsecondary Education and Employment, students who transfer to a nonprofit university like Loyola earn 6-7% more over their lifetimes versus students who transfer to a for-profit college.

Learn more about Loyola's degree completion programs in Management, Applied Studies, Criminal Justice, and Pastoral Leadership, or request more information