Loyola offers seven fully online bachelor's degree programs. To learn more about these programs, visit the links below:
The RN-to-BSN online program allows registered nurses to obtain a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree in a condensed time-frame. Designed for licensed, professional nurses, this online nursing program maintains high standards in advanced education to enhance healthcare quality and job opportunities. Learn more.
BA in Applied Communication
The B.A. in Applied Communication is designed for students interested in increasing their overall communication literacy and developing practical experience in the analysis, criticism, and application of a variety of communications which can be applied to executive communications, marketing, and public relations. Students will learn best practices in communicating with a variety of audiences and situations while developing personal leadership and observational/analytic skills. (Available Fall 2017) Learn More.
BA in Applied Criminal Justice Leadership
The B.A. in Applied Criminal Justice Leadership is a selective enrollment program aimed at developing leadership skills among current criminal justice professionals. Students will develop capacities in: problem solving; critical and creative thinking; career development; technical skills; oral, written, and electronic communication; ethical reasoning; civic and global engagement; skills for lifelong-learning and leadership; and, teamwork and collaboration. This program is a relevant comprehensive curriculum designed to advance your effective leadership skills and increase your knowledge of criminal justice practice and theory. We offer convenient schedule of classes online, evening, and weekends allow you to complete the degree on a schedule that works for your personal and professional life. Learn More.
BA in Applied Psychology
The BA in Applied Psychology program provides training in business principles, along with courses on social psychology, personality studies and industrial psychology. This degree is designed for those pursing careers in leadership and management, career development, employee relations, training, coaching, worker productivity, and human services. Learn more.
BA in Applied Studies
Loyola's BA in Applied Studies degree prepares students to excel in the workplace and offers a wide a range of courses to meet their professional and personal interests. Designed to enhance their current career or establish a new one, the Bachelor of Arts in Applied Studies is a unique degree: grounded in the University Core Curriculum, it allows students to develop skills crucial to facing the challenges of contemporary society, while providing a strong foundation in communication and business. The customized format gives students the flexibility to gain new applied and theoretical skills and hone the business skills they already have. Students will have the choice of the fully online option, the fully on-campus option, or some combination of the two. Students will have the choice of the fully online option, the fully on-campus option, or some combination of the two. Learn more.
BA in Information Technology
The BA in Information Technology course of study is for anyone interested in acquiring the state of the art knowledge and skills such as Java programming, object-oriented software development, networks and telecommunications, web development, and database management.
Students can begin the program with a minimal understanding of computers and finish this program with skills to master the rapid development of computer technologies. Courses are taught by the faculty of the Department of Computer Science. Classes are offered during the 8-week, accelerated format, with many courses offered during the evenings and on weekends. Students will also have access to state-of-the-art computer labs to support their studies. Learn more.
BA in Leadership
The BA in Leadership is designed for those students with significant work experience who seek to complete a bachelor’s degree using a substantial amount of non-traditional credit. Upon admission, students will complete a two-day assessment of their knowledge and skill in defined areas of leadership. The assessment will provide students with an understanding of the amount of non-traditional credit earned and number of credit hours remaining. Learn more.
BA in Management
Loyola's BA in Management degree is designed to prepare working adult students to excel as valued and effective managers in today's complex work environments. The Management major is rooted in ethical leadership, critical thinking, and applied management skills. Delivered in an accelerated 8-week format, the program takes a comprehensive approach to the study of management, enabling students to perceive, assess, communicate, and make informed workplace decisions. Students will have the choice of the fully online option, the fully on-campus option or some combination of the two. Learn more.