Ready to complete your undergraduate degree on the fast track? At Elmhurst, you can finish an accelerated program through online or evening classes. We also offer generous credit-transfer policies and credit for life experience to help you earn your degree efficiently.
To apply, submit the following to the School for Professional Studies:
Students who wish to apply for admission to the online GIS certificate program should apply here.
Applicants without previous college credit must also submit:
International applicants must also submit:
To begin major courses in an accelerated program, you must have at least 30 semester hours of credit with a minimum cumulative grade-point average of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale, including:
If you do not have 30 semester hours of credit, you can still be admitted to Elmhurst College and complete the 30 hours at the College as part of your non-major coursework. Please contact your academic advisor to plan your courses accordingly.
*Program Directors reserve the right to admit students under the age of 24 who are qualified to meet the rigorous requirements of an accelerated program. Note: Students in the Elmhurst Management Program, Pre-Clinical Psychology and Organizational Leadership & Communication programs should be at least 24 years of age.
For priority admission consideration, accelerated applicants should follow the preferred application deadlines schedule outlined below:
To take courses without seeking admission to a degree program, register at the Office of Registration and Records, in Goebel Hall. To register for a non-credit certificate program, go to BlueNet, click on the link titled Register and Pay for Elmhurst Partners Classes, and then search for your course.
Questions? Contact the School for Professional Studies.