Adding the words college graduate — from a nationally ranked four-year institution such as Marquette, no less — has never been more convenient for busy adults.

  • Leadership-focused adult degrees with accelerated eight-week sessions.
  • Weeknight, Saturday, blended online, and select fully online classes.
  • Great value. Kiplinger's Personal Finance listed Marquette University among its "Best Values in Private Colleges for 2014."

Optional Minors: Leadership and Organizations, Criminology and Law Studies, Professional Communication, Psychology, or Professional Minor

Program highlights

Values-based education. As you learn theory and applied skills, you also will explore the wider dimensions of ethical practice and professional responsibility.

Personalized attention. You will receive advising and support from admission to graduation. Student advisers specialize in adult education and will tailor a program that meets your needs and goals.

Great value. We work hard to ensure you're getting great value for your money. Kiplinger's Personal Finance listed Marquette University among its "Best Values in Private Colleges for 2014."

Student profiles

  • Earnell Lucas

    Bachelorís in Criminology and Law Studies í00
    Vice President for Educational Programming and Investigative Services in Major League Baseballís Department of Investigations

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  • Gillion Simpson

    Professional Communication '11
    IT Applications Manager, Milwaukee County

    "After 30 years, I came back to Marquette to finish what I had started. My experience has permanently changed who I am by addressing my spiritual needs as well as my academic needs."

  • Virgilio Rodriguez

    Organization and Leadership '09
    Executive Management Professional

    "After serving in the Marine Corps and starting a family, I decided to go back to school to complete my degree and open the door to greater success."

  • Shirley Sciacca

    Psychology '12
    Supervisory Administrative Specialist, Federal Bureau of Investigation

    "I learned that even if I have a great deal of experience over many years, without a degree I might not have the qualifications to get the job."

  • Jim Milner

    Organization and Leadership & Professional Communication '03
    President, Urban Strategies

    "I started at Marquette with ideas; I graduated with choices. Today, I'm president of a successful executive management consulting firm."

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Contact College of Professional Studies

Email the college

Marquette University College of Professional Studies
707 Building, Room 403
P.O. Box 1881
Milwaukee WI 53201-1881
Phone: (414) 288-3153 or (800) 793-6450, extension 2
FAX: (414) 288-3298