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PROFESSIONAL STUDIES

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ֱ’s College of Professional Studies (CPS) provides an academically rigorous education to high achieving adults who are balancing educational and professional aspirations with life’s commitments.

Firmly believing that life experience is the kindling to the brightest futures, we offer learners of all ages an academically challenging and collegiate educational experience that is transformative.

Through a variety of education pathways, CPS enables students to enrich their lives, enhance their value in the workplace and pursue new careers.

Make today the day to change course, pivot to an alternate adventure, become who you've always said you'd become.

EXPLORE CPS PROGRAMS

ASSOCIATE'S

Pursue an Associate of Arts or Science degree, offering flexibility to explore your areas of interest.

PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION

Attain immediately applicable skills and industry-recognized credentials.

BACHELOR'S

Explore full-time, part-time, on campus, online and hybrid degree options, including evening and accelerated courses.

100% ONLINE

Join the ֱ community from anywhere in the world with our 100% online programs.

CERTIFICATES

Learn if a certificate is right for you, including undergraduate and post-baccalaureate options.

CUSTOM CORPORATE

Partner with CPS to deliver customized training for your organization.

THE CPS DIFFERENCE

 

 

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ֱ Magazine: Investigating History

What began as a standard research paper for Frank Schlupp '25 CPS quickly broadened into a scholarly endeavor encompassing months of research, hours of discourse with ֱ professors and classmates, and numerous visits to the Philadelphia City Archives and Historical Society of Pennsylvania to explore the origins of Chinatown in Philadelphia.

JUNE 6, 2024

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Example of a Digital Badge

What is Digital Badging?

In a competitive job market where professionals are seeking to stand out from the crowd, discover how digital badging can propel you to toward your next promotion, accelerate your career growth, and fuel your commitment to lifelong learning.

JUNE 5, 2024

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Student Studying with Textbook

ֱ Offers New Textbook Access Program to Save Students on Class Materials

ֱ and the College of Professional Studies (CPS) seek to offer adult students a chance to earn their degrees at an elite university at a reasonable cost. Moving forward, credit students in the College of Professional Studies will be able to leverage anew textbook access programdesigned to make textbooks and other course materials more affordable.

MAY 27, 2024

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Addressing Digital Design Equity: Bridging Gaps in Today’s Learning Design and Technology Industry

Access to education technology tools does not always equal better education models. Professional development centered around learning design implementation gives design instructors the confidence to promote better student outcomes with more technologically accessible education curriculum.  

APRIL 29, 2024

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