Kendall College Offers Programs for Busy Adults

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In tough financial times, many are returning to the classroom. It's a great time to add educational credentials to your resume, whether you want to secure your current job, advance your career or change your profession altogether.

Finding the time to fit education into an already crammed lifestyle with family and work commitments can seem overwhelming. Responding to this challenge, Kendall College has designed three weekend & online degree programs to accommodate the needs of the busy adult learner. These programs bring together the best of online and classroom learning, so students can benefit from instructor and peer interaction, as well as the unparalleled flexibility of online coursework.

Students meet either one or two Saturdays a month at Kendall's accessible Chicago campus, as they concurrently complete the rest of their coursework online. Research shows that many students benefit from, and prefer a combination of, the two methods of study.

This unique format is available to students who want to pursue a Bachelor of Arts in business, a Bachelor of Arts in hospitality management or a Bachelor of Arts in psychology. Weekend and online programs offer the intense study and concentrations of Kendall's traditional programs, as well as the experience of the same accomplished instructors leading the courses.

Hospitality management students study both broad business topics as well as specific service delivery areas that reflect the complexity of the industry, such as sustainable tourism, boutique hotels and more. …