We recognize the unique needs that face adult students who desire to complete their degree while balancing work and family commitments. Our College of Adult and Graduate Studies offers innovative undergraduate and graduate degree programs designed to accommodate your busy lifestyle. Flexible course scheduling and our entirely online format allows you to study anytime, anyplace.

 

Adult Undergraduate Program Highlights

  • Complete your bachelor’s degree in as little as 24 months (following completion of associate of arts degree or comparable credits)
  • Earn credit for learning through life/work experience
  • Strengthen your position in the job market
  • Improve your professional and communication skills
  • Courses in a five-week format
  • Enroll in nine to 15 hours per semester

 

Meet the Dean

Dr. Lisa Tyson serves as the dean of the College of Adult and Graduate Studies. Prior to this position, she held the position of Adult and Graduate Studies director.

As dean, Tyson leads all non-seminary adult programs, including the accelerated degree completion programs, master’s and doctoral degree programs, and several new online certificate programs.

A native of Winfield, Kansas, Tyson earned her Bachelor of Arts in Government from Evangel in 1993, and her Master of Organizational Leadership from the same in 2009. In 2017, she completed her Ph.D. in Global Leadership, with a specialization in academic administration, from Indiana Institute of Technology.

 

 

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Download the 2018-2019 Graduate Studies Catalog

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Advance your career and enhance your professional development – apply today to get started!

 

 

Behavioral Health (Online)

A career in the behavioral health field places you at the nexus of health care and psychology. Our Adult Studies Bachelor of Science in Behavioral Health provides the foundational skills needed to address emotional, relational, and cognitive issues.

Business Management (Online)

Be prepared to think critically and lead strategically. Our Adult Studies Bachelor of Science in Business Management provides you with the managerial skills of planning, organizing, leading, and directing.

Business Management A.A. (Online)

Our online program is designed for busy professionals like you. Study anywhere, anytime, and advance your business career through our streamlined degree program.

Certificate in Crisis Intervention & Suicide Prevention (Online)

Learn how to compassionately intervene in the life of a person in crisis who may be considering suicide through the pursuit of our comprehensive certificate.

Certificate in Cybersecurity (Online)

Master the specialized skills needed to prevent and mitigate cyber risks and understand the complex world of current technology through our innovative cybersecurity certificate program.

Church Ministries (Online)

God has called you into ministry. We can help you get there. Our Adult Studies Bachelor of Science in Church Ministries prepares you to serve in a church leadership position as a pastor, staff member, or lay leader, or in a leadership position at a Christian non-profit organization.

Computer Information Systems (Online)

Jump into the world of information systems and learn skills in computers, communications, and software in this online program that will help launch your career.

General Studies A.A. (Online)

Refine your interests and identify your career trajectory through our comprehensive general studies program that gives you flexibility to pursue courses that appeal to you.

General Studies B.S. (Online)

Our flexible online bachelor’s degree program will equip you for success and advance your career through integrated core classes and hands-on application.

Lean Six Sigma Certification

Learn the keys to advancing your organization by identifying significant, data-driven, measurable improvements in business-oriented processes and methods.

Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership, Curriculum & Instruction (Online & Seated)

Educators with a deep understanding of curriculum and technology provide leadership to shape the future of education. Our Doctor of Education Leadership in Curriculum and Instruction equips you to be an effective leader who leaves a lasting impact on the field of education.

Lean Six Sigma Certification

Learn the keys to advancing your organization by identifying significant, data-driven, measurable improvements in business-oriented processes and methods.

Master of Education in Curriculum & Instruction Leadership (Online)

Highly skilled educators shape today’s students while anticipating and preparing for the needs of tomorrow. Our Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction equips you with the latest instruction and curriculum design techniques so you can become an innovative teacher-leader who effectively meets the learning challenges of an ever-changing world.

Master of Education in Educational Leadership (Online)

If you’re a big-picture thinker with a desire to impact students across all grade levels, consider becoming a principal with the help of our Master of Education in Educational Leadership degree.

Master of Education in Literacy (Online)

Teachers with a deep understanding of literacy can offer students a future filled with possibilities. Our Master of Education in Literacy prepares you to become a certified reading specialist equipped to work in classrooms, Title I schools, and in interventionist and administrative roles.

Master of Organizational Leadership (Online)

Leading an organization is about developing synergy to propel people and ideas forward. The application-oriented coursework is designed to increase your organizational and leadership knowledge. Our Master of Organizational Leadership program is delivered online.

Master of Science in Athletic Training

A master’s degree in Athletic Training prepares you to specialize in the prevention, examination, diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation of emergent, acute or chronic injuries and medical conditions in physically active populations.

Master of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Counseling is a professional relationship that assists diverse individuals and groups to achieve mental health across the lifespan. Our Master of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling will train you to become a professional counselor equipped to integrate your Christian faith with theory and practice.

Master of Science in School Counseling

School counselors are vital members of the K-12 education team who help all students to become productive adults of tomorrow. Our Master of Science in School Counseling will prepare you to become a professional school counselor.

School Psychological Examiner Certification

Our School Psychological Examiner Certification will prepare you to to competently administer, score, and interpret standardized test instruments as well as to write up reports when determining students’ eligibility for specialized services.