Posts Tagged ‘ certification ’

Frequent Flyer Scholarship for Lewis Alumni

Mar 20th, 2014 | By
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For a limited time, Lewis University alumni qualify for a 25% tuition scholarship when admitted  into a graduate degree, doctoral degree, second bachelor degree or qualifying certificate program at Lewis University.  The scholarship will apply to those alumni who are admitted and enroll into a new program during the 2014 Summer and Fall terms. For more information and to apply, click  HERE. Tweet



Time to Head Back To School

Aug 20th, 2013 | By
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An article from Digital Journal, “Back to School Isn’t Just for Kids“ http://www.digitaljournal.com/pr/1419985 Tweet



Social Learning: Valuable Learning Outside the Classroom

May 14th, 2013 | By
Training Classroom

Interesting Research from ASTD about how learning is happening everywhere! To review visit the ASTD website article here.                   For more information contact Mike Cherry 815-836-5562. Tweet



How Many Hours Do Successful Students Study Each Week?

Oct 31st, 2012 | By
How Many Hours Do You Study (ASL) MChart

A recent survey of the members of the Lewis University chapter of Alpha Sigma Lambda asked the question, “How many hours each week is need for study and writing?” As you can see, it is important to set aside a proper amount of time to be successful.  This estimation may very from student to student
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ASPS students…Need an Internship?

Sep 26th, 2012 | By
Job or Internship

On behalf of Tennille Allen, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology, Director, Applied Sociology and Political Science Program, Director, African American Studies Program, we are sharing the following offer with you… My name is Tim Tackett, the deputy campaign manager for a local state senate race. Of the most important aspects to any vibrant democracy, including freedom of speech,
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Lewis University, College of Business is Personal!

Sep 17th, 2012 | By
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One of the hallmarks of a Lewis University degree is that it is personal. Indeed, our values and culture support the personalization of your education. This can be expressed in a number of ways, for instance, “You are treated as a person, not a number.” However, just hearing that statement does not explain how the
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PLA for a Lewis University Course

Aug 16th, 2012 | By
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In this more limited form of PLA, students at Lewis may apply for credit in a catalog course that meets a major or general education course through a challenge exam or by preparing a portfolio for the course. Not all departments at Lewis accept this form of PLA and the applicant must be able to
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Earn College Credit for What You Already Know!

Aug 10th, 2012 | By
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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 30 credits of PLA may be awarded and includes: Proficiency exams (CLEP, DSST, AP) Professional training, certifications, and licenses PLA portfolio for University Studies (elective credit) PLA for a Lewis Course Prior Learning Assessment at Lewis University provides a system for working with adult students ( age 24 and up) if they are enrolled in an undergraduate degree program offered by the four Colleges or in an accelerated undergraduate program delivered through the School for Professional and Continuing Education (SPCE).   Why PLA? Save time By participating in PLA, a student who studies at
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Meet our Alumni — Lili Chiquito (2008)

Jun 25th, 2012 | By
Lili Chiquito

I attended a seminar for LewisUniversity and was sold with everything that Lewis offered. Their support staff made the transition of going back to school, after being gone for so long, much easier and stress free. The accelerated degree program particularly appealed to me because of my schedule with work and home. This program has
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Credit Evaluated by the American Council on Education (ACE)

Apr 5th, 2012 | By
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Credit evaluated by the American Council on Education (ACE) – military and corporate training Lewis University awards credit for military training and other non-college sponsored learning activitiesaccording to current recommendations of the American Council of Education (ACE). Credits awarded for corporate experience or military training are noted on the student’s transcript. Grades and quality points
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