The College of Professional Studies (CPS), created to provide education to adults, offers nearly 40 different programs and is comprised of these primary areas:
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Created for adults who previously earned college credits and now want to complete an undergraduate program to earn a bachelor’s or associate’s degree, Villanova's College of Professional Studies (CPS) will assist you in achieving your academic goals. CPS also offers students seeking graduate school admission the ability to take individual courses needed for pre-requisites.
CPS offers more than 10 programs to choose from, with convenient day and evening courses to fit your schedule, as well as combined BIS/MS programs which allows students to complete a bachelor’s and master’s degree in just five years.
Bachelor's Degrees in:
Media & Technology*
*Minor also available.
Combined Bachelor's/Master's Degrees:
B.I.S/M.S. in Human Resource Development
B.I.S/M.S. in Software Engineering
Information Systems (undergraduate)
Pre-Health Professions Science
Secondary Teacher Certification
Associate of Arts
Designed with professionals in mind, our non-credit certificates are perfect for adults looking to set themselves apart in their industry by acquiring new skills, or those looking to embark on a brand new career. With more than 15 course options, you can choose a certificate to improve your career marketability. And you can trust that Villanova’s programs are time-tested and respected by companies throughout the greater Philadelphia region. Courses are offered on the Villanova campus, the Philadelphia Navy Yard, and at other convenient locations throughout southeastern Pennsylvania, Delaware and New Jersey as well as at corporate sites upon request.
Alcohol and Drug Counseling
Certified Internal Auditor Program
Certified Management Accountant
Corporate Financial Planning & Analysis
English as a Second Language
Facility Management Professional
Human Resources: Essentials &
Paralegal Certificate Program
Project Management: Foundations &
Prep for PMP Exam &
Prep for CAPM
Supply Chain Management
Sustainability Facility Management