Benedictine hosting July 23 open houses for prospective adult students

July 15, 2014

Lisle, Illinois ~ Adult students seeking to advance their careers should attend an open house at Benedictine University to learn how to earn an affordable, advanced degree from a reputable university with a history of educating values-based leaders.

Benedictine is inviting interested students to attend an Adult and Graduate Open House from 5:30-7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 23 at the Bellwood Learning Center located at 407 N. Mannheim Road in Bellwood or at the National Moser Center for Adult Learning located at 1832 Center Point Circle, Suite 102 in Naperville.

 

During the event, attendees can meet with an admissions counselor to review program requirements and get an overview of the University’s adult programs. Prospective students can earn a degree in two years or less in an accelerated evening format or earn a certificate that will enhance their career through Benedictine’s fully online certificate program.The admissions application fee is waived for open house attendees. Classes are forming in Naperville and Bellwood.The University provides flexible coursework with evening and weekend classes taught by experts who are practicing professionals.


The curriculum is values-based, hands-on and promises to challenge students in practical, real-world scenarios aimed at inspiring the next generation of global leaders who are infused with the Benedictine values. Graduates are prepared to lead within their organizations or become innovative entrepreneurs who will successfully integrate within the world market while adding social value that makes a difference.

The National Moser Center for Adult Learning was established to expand the reach to more nontraditional adult undergraduate and graduate students and provide them with Benedictine’s strong values-based education curriculum. The center promises to provide adult students throughout the country with accessible, affordable and applicable private higher education opportunities.

Classes are forming now for the following programs: Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice, Bachelor of Arts in Management, Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Leadership and English as a Second Language Endorsement, among others. For a full listing of programs, please visit ben.edu/moser/undergraduate/ or ben.edu/moser/graduate/.

To learn about more programs at the National Moser Center for Adult Learning and to RSVP for this event, call (877) 353-9622 or email adultenrollment@ben.edu.

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Benedictine University is an independent Roman Catholic institution located in Lisle, Illinois just 25 miles west of Chicago, and has branch campuses in Springfield, Illinois and Mesa, Arizona. Founded in 1887, Benedictine provides 55 undergraduate majors and 16 graduate and four doctoral programs. Benedictine University is ranked No. 1 among the country’s fastest-growing campuses between 2001-2011 in The Chronicle of Higher Education’s list of private nonprofit research institutions, and Forbes magazine named Benedictine among “America’s Top Colleges” for the third consecutive year in 2013. Benedictine University’s Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) program is listed by Crain’s Chicago Business as the fifth largest in the Chicago area in 2013.

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