The College of Adult and Professional Studies (CAPS) serves the adult population with a variety of programs designed to meet the educational needs of specific adult audiences. Indiana Wesleyan University understands the special requirements of adults who are interested in receiving an associate, bachelor, or master degree, but who must also continue meeting their professional and personal commitments. The programs in the college are designed for those working adults by combining theory with practical experience.

More than ever, working adults are choosing IWU's College of Adult and Professional Studies. IWU has now become the fastest-growing university in Indiana and one of the fastest in the U.S. IWU has grown by more than 200 percent since 1990 to educate more than 11,400 students this year, 9,000 of whom are taking courses online or at our educational centers in Indiana, Ohio, and Kentucky.

The growing popularity of our program reflects its design to meet the specific educational needs of adult audiences. Indiana Wesleyan University understands the special requirements of adults who are interested in receiving an associate, bachelor or master degree while continuing to keep their professional and personal commitments. The programs in the college are designed for those working adults by combining theory with practical experience and offering that material in a convenient format.

The delivery format and curriculum structure are specifically designed for working adults. Undergraduate and graduate degree programs are conveniently offered through the evening, Saturday, and online (via the Internet) classes. Site-based classes are held at 11 education and conference centers: Indianapolis (2), Fort Wayne, Shelbyville, Kokomo, and Columbus, Ind.; Louisville and Lexington, Ky.; and Cincinnati, Cleveland, and Dayton, Ohio. Classes are also held at more than 80 off-campus locations in Indiana.

In addition to its instructional programs, CAPS provides off-campus support services for all of its classes. Students may access special university library services by telephone, fax, e-mail or mail, and will receive assistance with research or bibliographic questions. It is the goal of CAPS not merely to provide classes, but to provide an "extended university" designed to meet the needs of both students and their employers bringing quality education without requiring students to relocate.

Indiana Wesleyan University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission* and a member of the North Central Association. IWU is also accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) and National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE).

CAPS now has more than 23,000 graduates representative of learning partnerships with more than 500 employers, school districts, corporations, health-care agencies, and organizations.

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MBA

Indiana Wesleyan University College of Adult and Professional Studies

The IWU MBAXpress is a program for special individuals who have the willpower and the academic discipline to participate in an accelerated, intensive MBA curriculum that ... [+]

Are you a power executive who needs your MBA fast? Do you have the time and the commitment to an intensive MBA distance learning experience? Then consider enrolling in the MBAXpress Program.The IWU MBAXpress is a program for special individuals who have the willpower and the academic discipline to participate in an accelerated, intensive MBA curriculum that is both demanding and rewarding. In addition to the accelerated course load, the time commitment of this MBA distance learning program is also greater. Only those with higher academic qualifications, a solid business background, and the ability to devote 24 to 30 hours per week to the program can enroll. The admissions standards for MBAXpress MBA distance learning program are:... [-]

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When you choose the online MBA degree from IWU, you choose a program that quickly and efficiently teaches you the traditional disciplines: economics, finance, marketing, ... [+]

In today's competitive business environment, distinguishing yourself from the crowd requires gathering every skill you can and developing proficiency for thinking "outside the box." Increasingly, companies are using an MBA to qualify employees when considering them for advancement. Earning an online MBA degree with IWU proves your mettle as a power-achiever. When you choose the online MBA degree from IWU, you choose a program that quickly and efficiently teaches you the traditional disciplines: economics, finance, marketing, management. More importantly, students of IWU's MBA online program are distinguished by their commitment to values-based living.

Costs and Financial Aid

With our very affordable program, in just 42 credit hours you earn your MBA Degree for $21,945 for the Health Care specialization, $22,304 for the Accounting specialization, and $22,228 for the Applied Management specialization.... [-]

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MSc

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IWU's Master of Science in Management degree prepares you for the next challenge in your career by developing the leadership, communication, and organizational skills you ... [+]

IWU's Master of Science in Management degree prepares you for the next challenge in your career by developing the leadership, communication, and organizational skills you need to distinguish yourself. A Master's of Science with a major in Management is a degree that is proof that you have the talent and the initiative to make dramatic changes in your life. Most importantly, a degree from IWU is also proof that you are committed to living a values-based life, which is one of the many unique Benefits of the Program.Choosing IWU's Master of Science in Management program shows you believe success in the business world depends on serving others first while emphasizing ethics, leadership, and 21st century management skills. Based on the Servant-Leadership philosophy, our MSM degree teaches that an important part of leadership is the quality of being useful and resourceful, and that only the ethical use of power and management encourages collaboration, trust, foresight, and listening. The Master of Science in Management program gives you the education needed to excel in today's fast-paced, highly-competitive, global business environment, and it provides the credentials you need to follow an accelerated career path as a manager or executive.At IWU, you join a student body that dares to think a career should be more than just clocking time; it should be one of spiritual meaning. At IWU, our Master of Science in Management degree students believe they should be "Agents of Change" and dare to live with purpose and belief that they can improve... [-]

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