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Minimum Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must have a Bachelor's degree or higher

Lewis University

About Lewis University

Lewis University is a private, Catholic university that has been named one of the top 25 regional universities in the Midwest by U.S. News & World Report. Lewis is a regionally accredited, not-for-profit school that is that is sponsored by the De La Salle Christian Brothers and offers programs designed to prepare graduates to become leaders who protect human rights and advance social justice. The school's main campus is located in Romeoville, Illinois, but it also offers a variety of online programs that are accessible to learners around the world.

The online graduate programs are offered in an asynchronous, fully online format that fits the busy lifestyle of adult learners. Master's degrees are offered in fields such as computer science, criminal justice, organizational leadership, and data science. There are also graduate certificate programs available online in areas including executive coaching, higher education leadership, and bioinformatics.

Online courses at Lewis are taught by experienced faculty who have real-world experience in the field that they teach. The classes are kept small (there is an average student-to-faculty ratio of 13:1), which allows students to receive individualized attention from their professors. Online students can interact with their professors and classmates using online tools, like email and discussion boards, and technical support is available 24/7 if needed.

Why Lewis University?

  1. Multiple Program Options: Lewis students can choose from a variety of fully online programs that can help them achieve their personal and professional goals, and the flexible format allows them to earn their degree around their current work and family schedules.
  2. Knowledgeable Faculty: Online students work with the same experienced faculty who teach the on-campus students, many of which hold a doctorate degree in their field.
  3. Student Support: All online students at Lewis are assigned a Student Services Coordinator who guides them throughout their entire academic career.
  4. Highly Ranked Institution: U.S. News & World Report has ranked Lewis University among the top 25 regional universities in the Midwest, and Great Value Colleges has named the school a top 5 'Best Value Private College' in the Midwest.

Minimum Eligibility Requirements:

Applicants to Lewis University online graduate programs must hold a Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution. Additional requirements may vary by program.

Lewis University offers the following degree programs:

  1. Biological and Biomedical Sciences
    • Graduate Certificate - Data Science in Computational Biology and Bioinformatics
  2. Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    • Graduate Certificate - Organizational Leadership
    • Graduate Certificate - Professional and Executive Coaching
    • MA - Organizational Leadership
    • MA - Organizational Leadership in Higher Education for Student Services
    • MA - Organizational Leadership in Nonprofit Management
    • MA - Organizational Leadership in Organizational Management
    • MA - Organizational Leadership in Professional and Executive Coaching
    • MA - Organizational Leadership in Training and Development
  3. Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
    • Graduate Certificate - Data Science
    • MS - Computer Science
    • MS - Computer Science in Cyber Security
    • MS - Computer Science in Intelligent Systems
    • MS - Computer Science in Software Engineering
    • MS - Data Science
    • MS - Data Science in Computational Biology and Bioinformatics
    • MS - Data Science in Computer Science
  4. Education
    • Graduate Certificate - Higher Education Leadership
  5. Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
    • MS - Criminal Justice
    • MS - Public Safety Administration