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Loyola University Chicago

School of Continuing and Professional Studies

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We accept applications on a rolling basis, and we invite you to apply now to any of our terms. We encourage applicants to submit all materials by our suggested deadlines (see below) to ensure timely processing of your application. After we have received all required application materials, please allow a minimum of two weeks for an admission decision.

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The School of Continuing and Professional Studies has a rolling admission policy for its degree programs; however, please see the below deadline schedule to ensure timely consideration for the sessions indicated. Deadlines may be subject to change.

8-Week Format

Degrees: BA Applied Psychology, BA Applied Studies, BA Criminal Justice, BA Information Technology, BA Management, BA Paralegal Studies, BA Pastoral Studies; Certificates: Business Communication Certificate, Corporate and Organizational Communication Certificate, Computer Science Certificate, Criminal Justice Certificate, Finance/Economics Certificate, Organizational Development and Leadership Certificate, Organizational Psychology Certificate, Paralegal Certificate, Pastoral Leadership Certificate, Public Relations in a Digital Age Certificate.

SessionSession StartApplication Deadline

Fall 2014 Session I

August 18, 2014

August 8, 2014

Fall 2014 Session II

October 18, 2014

October 10, 2014 

Spring 2015 Session I

January 5, 2015 

December 19, 2014 

Spring 2015 Session II 

March 9, 2015 

February 27, 2015 

Summer 2015 (8-week)

June 1, 2015 

May 22, 2015 

16-Week Format

Certificates: Actuarial Science Certificate, Graphic Design Certificate, Integrated Marketing Communication Certificate, Mathematics Certificate, Operations Research Certificate, Statistics Certificate.

SessionSession StartApplication Deadline

Fall 2014 Semester

August 25, 2014

August 11, 2014

Spring 2015 Semester

January 12, 2015 

December 29, 2014

For application deadlines for our Post-Baccalaureate Paralegal Certificate, click here.

Apply now to the School of Continuing and Professional Studies. Improve your skills, explore your interests or earn a degree with adult classes at Loyola.


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