Earn College Credit for What You Already Know!

Apr 5th, 2012 | By

Four ways to earn credit through Prior Learning Assessment (PLA) Prior Learning Assessment (PLA) is the process of earning college credit from learning you’ve developed in your work, training, volunteer experiences, self-directed learning projects, and personal life. Credit is not granted for experience but for the college-level learning that is documented. At Lewis University, up to
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Business: More than the Bottom-Line

Apr 2nd, 2012 | By

I recently attended a retirement party for a well-respected business man. Over the years I have had the benefit of talking with him about his business which I found extremely valuable. I have used these conversations to test if what I am teaching, and the content of our business curriculum, is real world information. I
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Graduates of For-Profit Colleges Do Not Fare as Well

Feb 23rd, 2012 | By

In a recent study published by the Center for Post-secondary Education and Employment, it appears that students who graduate from for-profit institutions do not fare as well as graduates from non-profits like Lewis University. The graduates of for-profits had: higher loan default rates experienced more unemployment lower average salaries The for-profit sector in our region
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Finish Your Degree

Dec 1st, 2011 | By

  Over 2700 working adults in the Chicagoland have completed their degree through the degree completion programs at Lewis University. With all of our scheduling options, it should be clear that you can go fast or go slow as fits your needs. Tweet

Adult Students Encouraged to Utilize the Website for The Center for Health and Counseling

Nov 29th, 2011 | By

The Center for Health and Counseling encourages students (adult or traditional) to utilize our website as a reference of services. Tweet

Partners in Education

Oct 21st, 2011 | By

Over the past seven years the faculty and staff of the Adult, Degree Completion programs at Lewis University have partnered closely with the community colleges in our region. Over this timeframe close collaboration has resulted in a number of transfer guides, faculty partnership, and marketing events between Lewis and the College of DuPage, Joliet Junior
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