Press Release (ePRNews.com) - SAN MARCOS, Calif. - Oct 18, 2017 - The University of Saint Katherine (USK) has launched University College (UC@USK) to meet the needs of students seeking to complete their bachelor’s degree. UC@USK is intended for adults who never completed their degree. This includes adults who work during the day, or might otherwise not be able to attend classes during traditional times.
Students will take one or more courses per 8-week term. The classes will meet once every other week for 3 hours (7 pm – 10 pm) to give students maximum flexibility. The balance of instruction will occur through innovative on-line eLearning. Students will benefit from direct interaction with top faculty plus the convenience of eLearning. Fall, Spring, and Summer term courses will be available.
The course schedule for Spring term is:
2018 Spring I Monday, January 8, 2018 – Wednesday, March 7, 2018 (every other Tuesday; 7 pm – 10 pm);
INT 100 Interdisciplinary Liberal Arts
MGT 100 Foundations of Management
2018 Spring II Monday, March 5, 2018 – Friday, April 27, 2018 (every other Tuesday; 7 pm – 10 pm)
INT 110 Critical Reasoning
MGT 315 Organizational Behavior
Classes will meet at City of Chula Vista City Hall, 276 Fourth Avenue, Chula Vista, CA 91910.
Information about UC@USK is available at https://usk.edu/courses/university-college/. Contact Marina Karavokiris, Dean of Admissions and Registrar at Saint Katherine, for more information at mkaravokiris@usk,edu.
Saint Katherine is a nationally-recognized university of liberal arts and sciences that focuses its integrated, interdisciplinary teaching in the core areas of Composition, English Language and Literature, American Government and History, Economics, Business, and the Sciences as part of an innovative xmwym approach to general education. Students complete degree (BA/BS) programs in eleven concentrations, pre-professional studies (health sciences and graduate studies), and PK-12 teacher credentialing preparation. Outstanding teaching and research – with relevance to the practical world and Christian witness as guiding principles – is the primary institutional aim – Inquiry Seeking Wisdom.
The College emphasizes interdisciplinary collaborations, laboratories, and programs whose work cuts across traditional departmental boundaries. These aims are realized in a singularly collegial, interdisciplinary atmosphere, while educating outstanding students to become creative members of society. All students complete a seven-semester integrated, interdisciplinary core, one semester of college algebra/pre-calculus, one semester of introductory statistics and critical problem solving, two semesters of science, one semester of introductory economics, one semester of Orthodox Christian theology and one semester of New Testament. Students also fulfill a foreign language requirement by instruction or examination. College instruction reflects on and emphasizes awareness and understanding of cultures worldwide.
Saint Katherine College is not-for-profit, WASC accredited, independent, coeducational, and privately endowed. The College admits students of all religious and faith backgrounds. All classes are taught by experienced faculty who have earned terminal degrees and possess substantial experience in their academic field. Learn more at https://usk.edu/. Source :
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