Adults and Professionals

Adults & Professionals

Explore world-class academic, personal, and professional options as a bachelor’s or advanced degree holder who is not currently enrolled in another institution. As a postbaccalaureate Adults & Professionals student, you can take a course, or earn a certificate or certification of professional achievement to advance your career, apply for graduate school, or explore a new area of interest.

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Academic Options

Description During
Courses Through the Visiting-Postbaccalaureate program, build a schedule that meets your goals from hundreds of courses offered in the summer. Session A & B
Certificates and Certifications of Professional Achievement Choose from curricula designed to prepare and focus students’ study and experience. Summer & Multi-term Options
Arts in the Summer Take courses offered by the School of the Arts in Film, Writing, Visual Arts, or Theatre through a simple application process. Session A (May 3-June 18) & B (June 28-August 16)

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