February 09, 2012 - By Sharayah Le Leux
Looking to finish or continue your education in a flexible and convenient way? CBU Online and Professional Studies (OPS) is a great way to complete your education and ressurect the dream, which allows you to balance your work, home and school schedules.
OPS offers many different accelerated online degree programs in both bachelor's and master's, as well as an accelerated certificate program.
These accelerated online programs can be completed quickly through the various semesters: Fall, Spring and Summer. Each semester consists of two different, eight week sessions in which students can choose to take their given courses and finish in as little as 16 months.
These courses can also be taken in various styles such as online, blended (hybrid) or in person. Online courses are taken completely online through the use of the Black Board 9.1 Platform. In person courses are taken in a classroom atmosphere at one of our several campus sites in Riverside, Menifee, Silicon Valley and Clovis. Hybrid/Blended courses are a mix of online and in person courses in which the course is blended format.
Students can take courses at their own rate, which provides plenty of flexibility in regards to schedules. Taking 12 or more units per semester considers the student full time. Taking six or more units per semester considers the student, half time and also gives the student eligibility for financial aid. Taking five units or fewer considers the student, 1/4 time.
OPS has plenty of accelerated online bachelor of arts and science degree programs to choose from. Through OPS students are able to finish what they started with online bachelor degree completion programs. The programs are flexible and allow students to balance faith, family and their professions.
These degrees are available in Business Administration, Christian Studies, Communication Studies, Criminal Justice Leadership and Administration, Early Childhood Studies, English, Interdisciplinary Studies, Kinesiology, Liberal Studies, Nursing RN-BSN, Political Science, Psychology and Public Relations and Journalism.
OPS offers online accelerated masters degree programs as well. These programs are more career oriented and allows students to learn in a professional atmosphere.The programs are also flexible and work with student's schedules outside of school.
These degrees are available in Disability Studies and Public Administration.
The Master of Arts in Disability Studies is currently available fully online, and the Master of Public Administration is available fully online as well as through blended courses.
OPS also offers a certification program for Autism Spectrum Disorders Added Authorization Certificate. The certificate program is available for special educators, general education teachers, paraprofessionals and school administrators, as well as social workers, psychologists, parents and others working with children and young adults with autism spectrum disorders.
This program is currently offered fully online, and can be completed in as little as one semester.
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To learn more about the programs offered by CBU/online, please complete the information request form, or call an admissions counselor today at 877-CBU-3608.