Increasingly, adults are beginning, resuming, and/or completing their degree programs part time at night or on weekends in order to meet work and family obligations during the day. Alternatively, some students work at night and take courses during the day. As new professional opportunities arise and personal goals change, more adults are enrolling in educational programs to broaden their education and to facilitate career advancement or career change.
La Salle University’s part-time evening and weekend programs exist to provide learning opportunities and educational support for those adults seeking credit courses for a degree, professional growth or credentials, or educational enrichment. Major programs are designed to provide students with the opportunity to gain mastery of the information, skills, techniques, and technologies of their field. The hallmark of La Salle University has been its rapid response to the academic needs of emerging populations with newly designed programs of collegiate study.
La Salle University is committed to the principle that the desire to learn and the need to learn is a lifelong process. Consequently, learning experiences are structured to provide increased competency and personal fulfillment.
La Salle University is proud not only of the education it delivers but also of the way in which it is delivered. Students receive quality instruction and are exposed to many faculty members who have made significant contributions in research and in their respective professions.
Individual attention is enhanced by the smaller-than-average class size. At La Salle, no one is lost in the crowd. The style, size, and scale of classes are geared to enhance the education of the individual student. Advisement opportunities also reinforce this concept. Advisers are available in the College of Professional and Continuing Studies Advisement Center, in the various special programs, in the departmental majors, and in other areas of student services. Both faculty and administrators are committed to providing students with an environment in which teaching and learning can take place. La Salle University remains an environment of support and challenge to those individuals seeking to further their personal, academic, and career goals.