Degree Programs for Adults

Undergraduate degrees

B.S. Business Administration

Created to help you transition into a new professional level or career, this business degree puts you on a career path you don’t have today. The program specializes in experiential learning, with faculty being involved with the business community. You can get up to 20 credits for work experience and take two 7-week courses at a time, year-round. A full 69% placement of graduates land jobs in their field within a year.

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B.S. Organizational Leadership

Designed to help you advance in your current position or qualify for an upward career change, this accelerated program has high employer acceptance. You can transfer credits, get credit for work experience and enhance your experience through cohort learning.

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B.S. Social Work

A shortage of social workers, high job placement rate and attractive income potential make the social work field and our social work degree more attractive than ever. The only accelerated adult social work degree in the region, this nationally accredited program has a 100% passing and licensure rate. Our program is regionally and nationally known and respected, and our grads are sought after by employers.

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R.N. to B.S.N. Nursing

Designed for RNs wanting to move up to a four-year degree, our nursing program opens up great opportunities for career advancement. Our nursing graduates are highly sought after by hospitals and other healthcare facilities in the area. You’ll learn from experienced faculty in small classes. And taking courses one at a time, year-round, enables you to keep working during school – and graduate faster.

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Graduate degrees

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Our hyper-connected global society has complex challenges that require new leaders equipped with high-level skills and deep understanding of the world. Goshen College, Bluffton University and Eastern Mennonite University are combining to bring you a highly differentiated MBA program that emphasizes sustainability, self-awareness and making a profit without harm to people or the environment.

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M.A. Environmental Education

The Merry Lea Environmental Learning Center of Goshen College offers a 12-month graduate studies program that culminates in a master’s degree in environmental education. This program is designed for college graduates who will work as environmental educators in diverse settings such as nature centers, outdoor education programs, nonprofit camps, parks and recreation programs, public and private schools, and independent environmental organizations.

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M.A. Intercultural Leadership

This unique degree is designed to help leaders get a diverse team to work well together to improve organizational effectiveness. The program integrates proficiencies in management, public administration, organizational development, leadership, diversity and intercultural communications. As such, it places graduates in a competitive position for leadership roles in today’s increasingly diversified organizations.

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M.S. Nursing

Designed for active RNs with bachelor degrees in nursing, this program has a convenient once per-week class schedule. This masters program prepares students for the family nurse practitioner certification exam through AANP or ANCC. As a family nurse practitioner you can provide primary health care services such as physical exams, diagnosis and treatment of common acute illness, management of chronic health conditions, and ongoing patient education.

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