AN OFFICIAL BLOGGER OF THE School of Continuing and Professional Studies
Starting in Spring 2014, SCPS is offering you a full scholarship to complete your first three credit course with us. The 8-week course, CPST 200: Introduction to Degree Completion, taken in your first semester at Loyola is designed to set you up for success.
With this course, you will get a good understanding of what it takes to be a [...]
Loyola Gives is the annual University holiday giving program. In conjunction with Catholic Charities sponsor a family program, SCPS is joining Loyola departments in collecting disposable diapers and toys for families in need. Pope Francis has brought attention to the poor and implores us to do something. We have the chance to do something right here in Chicago where [...]
Learn about the Architecture of Chicago with one of Continuum’s popular instructors: Rolf Achilles. He will be teaching two courses on architecture this fall:
Chicago’s Architectural Style starts September 21
Mies van der Rohe: Chicago and Beyond starts October 19
Reviews from previous students show Achilles has full command of the subject and a great teaching style:
“The instructor [...]
Join the class and snap your way through two of the most photographic neighborhoods in Chicago: Chinatown and Devon, while capturing the unique culture of each. Instructor Gina Grillo also takes the class to galleries and students will learn how to explore multiple dimensions of cultures through photography. Reviews from previous students show why this course is so popular:
“Instructor had [...]
Sign up for Beer, Ale, and Bitters: Savoring the Difference, a non-credit course offered through Continuum on Tuesdays, November 12-19, from 7:00-9:00 p.m.
Located in the upstairs of the north-side Hopleaf, a well-known Andersonville tavern, this class is taught by Michael Roper, who lectures by weaving stories around the history of beer. It is as much [...]
The following article is an introduction to The Real China Challenge: Discussions on Modern China, a non-credit Continuum course taught by John L. Rogers. The course is held at Water Tower Campus on Thursdays from September 26 to October 17. Register here for this timely course.
China – Panda or Dragon?
By John L. Rogers
For many countries, national identity is symbolized [...]
Our Open House at Cuneo Mansion in Vernon Hills is cancelled. Please check back for new date. Join our faculty, staff, current students, and alumni for our SCPS Open House. Find out more about BA in Management, BA in Applied Studies, BA in Criminal Justice, Certificate in Paralegal Studies, and more. We’ll discuss our program [...]
So, it’s been twenty (or ten, or even two) years since you’ve been in school. You have decided that you are ready to apply to an evening, adult BA program so you can finish up your undergraduate studies. You can’t remember how many credits you have already earned so you order your transcripts and take a [...]
Sitting here on the beach in San Jose del Cabo, I’m reminded of one of my favorite beach vacations. A few years ago, my parents took me to Maui, Hawaii as a present for finishing my MBA. The funny thing was, when we left, I had not yet finished my final course. I had one [...]
We, at Loyola University Chicago’s Institute for Paralegal Studies, are pleased to confirm that the new Corporate Practice Paralegal program will begin at the Cuneo Mansion this January. We are pleased to offer you this opportunity to earn a specialized paralegal certificate from Loyola’s well-regarded Institute for Paralegal Studies.
Teaching assignments have been finalized through the [...]