Purcell School of Professional Studies at Le Moyne College
Why a Bachelor of Science in Professional Studies?
Le Moyne has launched a major specifically designed to provide busy working professionals with the opportunity to complete their degree on a part-time basis. As a student in the Bachelor of Science in Professional Studies program, you can choose to concentrate in health-related studies, business, or human services to help you advance your career or establish a new one in a number of dynamic fields. Advance your career or establish a new one! There is no better time than now to complete your undergraduate education.  

In today's competitive job market, the benefits of a bachelor's degree are more evident than ever before. Consider:
  • According to the U.S. Department of Labor, the unemployment rate is about 50 percent less for those with a four-year degree as compared with high school graduates 25 years of age and older.
  • Those with bachelor's degrees average $1 million more in lifetime earnings than those with a high school diploma (US Census Bureau, Commission on Independent Colleges and Universities).
  • The Chronicle of Higher Education reports that many employers continue to consider a college degree a critical credential for hiring. Burning Glass, a company that analyzes job ads, documented in a 2014 report that "employers in many fields are requiring a bachelor's degree for jobs that previously didn't need them. ("When a Degree is Just the Beginning," Sept. 14, 2015).


Why choose Le Moyne to finish your degree?

  • REDUCED TUITION: Significantly reduced tuition- call for details! 
  • CONVENIENT OFFERINGS: Courses are offered year-round in evening, online, and hybrid formats.
  • TRANSFER CREDIT: The program includes numerous free electives, meaning you may earn significant transfer credit for previous work.
  • UNIQUE: Coursework can support your individual professional goals.
  • STRONG SUPPORT: Small class sizes and personalized academic advising and career counseling are hallmarks of Le Moyne. 
  • PAYMENT OPTIONS: Your education can be even more affordable, thanks to monthly payment plans and Le Moyne's Employer Tuition Deferral Program. Financial aid may be available. 

Jumpstart Your Education and Career Advancement Here!

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Finishing Strong
Many busy adults say there is nothing they want more than to finish their degree. Adult students in Le Moyne’s bachelor of science program in professional studies realize that dream, inspire and mentor traditional-age students, and open a world of possibilities, personally and professionally. They finish strong.
What's Next?
Obtaining your bachelor's degree will open up new opportunities at work or for further learning. You will improve your communication, leadership, decision-making skills and quantitative literacy skills, while gaining valuable project management experience.

Once you have earned your degree, you may choose to continue your education at Le Moyne in one of the following programs:

  • MBA
  • MS in Teaching
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Arts Administration
  • Advanced Dual Degree Partnership in Nursing Program (RN and BS in Nursing combined)
  • Physician Assistant Studies
  • Or, entrance to other programs or graduate studies of your choosing

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Kathleen O'Neil

/ 2019

"the well-rounded course work in the program allowed me to explore a variety of professional fields."

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Rob Stergas

/ 2019

"I grew and evolved in numerous ways, but perhaps one of the most profound was becoming more religiously and c

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Photo Jehanzeb Bukhari

Jehanzeb Bukhari

/ 2019

"During this program I was able to completely turn my life around."

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