Since its inception, Chestnut Hill College has offered a rigorous liberal arts education that provides students with a broad background in the humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences. The goal of Chestnut Hill College is to prepare students for life's challenges by helping them to grow intellectually, spiritually, emotionally, and socially. Chestnut Hill College's School of Continuing and Professional Studies is for people who are ready to return to college. The program offers Bachelor's and Associate's degrees and certificate programs with convenient course schedules on weekends and evenings. Everything is designed to help working adults like you continue their education.
Associate of Arts (A.A.)
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
Bachelor of Science (B.S.)
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2013-2014 academic year is $505.00 per credit
Student Services Available for Adult Learners:
Students in the Accelerated Degree Program have access to academic support services that are made available to meet the needs of the adult student population.
Frequently used academic support services include: academic advising, a math center, a writing center, career services, a counseling center, a tutoring center, the Logue Library — which can also be assessed online, and computer labs. Student services are available in the evenings, on weekends and by appointment.
The Students Accounts and the Financial Aid Offices also have scheduled evening hours for adult students.
Modes of Class Delivery:
All classes in the Accelerated Degree Program are conducted in eight-week sessions that meet once a week for four and a half hours or twice a week for two and a quarter hours. Classes are held in the evenings from 5:30–10:00 p.m., on Saturdays from 8:15 a.m.–12:45 p.m., or 1:00–5:30 p.m. using a traditional classroom environment and/or a hybrid format.
The hybrid mode of delivery integrates traditional classroom lectures, discussions, exercises, and experiential learning with online instruction using Blackboard software. Students who have successfully completed 84 credits and have earned a G.P.A. of 3.2 or higher may be eligible to take online courses through a consortium agreement with Regis University.