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Online Degree Programs For Working Adults

Marian’s Adult Programs offer a convenient way for you to earn your degree completely online while continuing to focus on your career. Our classes are offered in an accelerated format, which means that you can earn your associate or bachelor’s degree in less time than a traditional program.

Expect an education that is accredited and recognized

Marian University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, a commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools; the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education; the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (associate program), and the Commission of Collegiate Nursing Education (bachelor program). Specific academic programs are approved by the Indiana State Professional Standards Board, the Indiana State Board of Nurses' Registration and Nursing Education, and the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education.

Business administration

Our business administration program offers both bachelor’s and associate degrees that go beyond the textbook. Hands-on learning allows you to enhance your skills while also providing you with a unique insight into the work and challenges facing organizational leaders. Marian offers concentrations in management, marketing, human resources management, finance, business technology, and project management.

Health and human services

The mission of our bachelor’s of health and human services program is to improve the health and well-being of citizens and their communities. As an HHS professional, you will go beyond direct patient care, often focusing on broader scale work including healthcare delivery and service coordination. Our graduates pursue careers as health educators, case managers, and non-profit program directors, to name a few.

Nursing programs

If you wish to enter the nursing profession, take advantage of our online accelerated nursing prerequisites program and be prepared for the challenges of nursing school. If you are already a registered nurse, advance your nursing career with our online accelerated RN to BSN program. By taking Marian University nursing classes, you will be well equipped to play a significant role in the future of healthcare.

Paralegal studies

Our online associate of science in paralegal studies program will give you the knowledge and skills you need as you transition into a new and rewarding career. Marian provides learning and networking opportunities including externships and job shadowing. Many of our graduates now work at the firms where they held their internships.

Take the first step towards earning your degree online!

Marian’s Adult Programs is designed to be completed entirely online and at an accelerated pace. Getting started is easy. Request more information today or give us a call at (317) 995-6271 to learn more.

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Building relationships with faculty and coaches
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Following her dream to be a dentist
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