Adult Learner Academics

Find Your Program

Online or on-campus, part-time or full, fit your education into your busy life with Saint Joseph’s convenient, fully accredited degree programs. We’re the oldest adult education program in the region. It’s kind of our thing. We know that coming back for your degree is a commitment, so we offer a full slate of affordable options and a transfer credit policy that puts you first.

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More Than Coursework

A True Community

Has it been years since you set foot in a classroom? You’re not alone. From study sessions to car pools, you’ll connect with other adult learners for friendship and support. Need extra help? Find it at our advising centers.

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Accelerate Your Career

Earn Your Graduate Degree

Continue your education while also saving valuable time and money when you enroll in one of our Accelerated Master's Degree programs. You can earn credits to apply towards your graduate degree while completing your bachelor's degree. Connect with our team today to learn more.

Coming from community college, I wanted something where I can run into familiar faces on campus. I wanted to be in front of professors and build relationships that way. Online learning and in-person learning at the University – both have really been working out well.

Colleen, an adult student sits at a laptop wearing glasses.

Colleen Joy Kucera '23

general studies major

Meet Your Admission Counselor

Every prospective student has an admission counselor who will assist you through the admission and financial aid process.

Personalized Support

Whether you’re 26 or 66, going back to college isn’t always easy. Get the help you need with targeted support. From writing papers to coping with stress to conducting a job search, we're with you every step of the way.

Saint Joseph's University Writing Center

Find a writing tutor, schedule an online tutorial or check out the editing resources available at the writing center.

Saint Joseph's University Career Development

Meet with one of our career counselors, attend our networking events and career fairs, and explore our resources and job search tools.

Saint Joseph's University Success Center

Need help navigating your college experience? Looking for an advocate for special services or needs? The Success Center can point you in the right direction.