Participating Universities

Elmhurst College


Elmhurst College has led the way in higher education for working adults since we offered our first evening classes back in 1949. Today, more than one-fourth of our students are 24 and over. We know what experienced adults want and need in a college education—and we deliver it.

Whether you’re pursuing graduate studies or an undergraduate program for adults, the School for Professional Studies at Elmhurst will open the door to a wealth of opportunities and advance your career. Our School for Professional Studies offers a wide array of programs for busy people. And the Elmhurst College Online Center offers some programs entirely online, giving you maximum convenience and flexibility.

Founded in 1871, Elmhurst is a private, four-year college affiliated with the United Church of Christ. The curriculum combines liberal learning and professional preparation to equip students for lifelong learning, service and achievement. The College is conveniently located in Elmhurst, a short drive west of downtown Chicago.

Programs Offered Through University Center

M.S. in Data Science- Computer Sci/Information Sys
Graduate Certificate in Data Science- Computer Sci/Information Sys


Emerging Trends Lunch & Learn Series

The School for Professional Studies of Elmhurst College is hosting a monthly conversation about emerging trends in growing industries.  Subject matter experts will discuss the topic of the month in conjunction with job growth and trends.  The $10 cost includes a boxed lunch and the series runs on the third Wednesday of each month from 11:30 am to 1 pm starting September 21, 2016.  Most sessions will take place on the Elmhurst College campus, but the March 15, 2017 session on Supply Chain Management will take place at the University Center.  Visit UC’s Professional Development webpage to download a flyer with the 2016-17 dates/topics.

Online Programs & Courses

In addition to the program Elmhurst offers through the University Center, they offer the following online programs & courses:

Online Adult Degree Completion Programs
Information Technology

Online Undergraduate Certificate Programs
Cyber Security
Geographic Information Systems

Online Graduate Degrees
Master in Health Care Administration
Master in Health Informatics
Master of Project Management
Master of Public Health
MS, Computer Information Systems
MS, Geographic Information Systems

Online Graduate Certificate Programs
Application Development
Geographic Information Systems
Health Care Management & Administration
Human Geography for AP®
Market Research
Network Administration
Project Management



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