Adult Learner

From Application to Admissions

Earn Your Degree In As Little As 12 Months!

Have you always wanted to finish that college education? Have you realized that to get ahead in the world you’ll need a college degree? Sure, job performance counts, but so does a college degree. Earn a degree in Human Services, Organization Management or Public Safety Management.

Calumet College of St Joseph is celebrating over 20 years of offering adult accelerated programs in Northwest Indiana and metropolitan Chicago. CCSJ’s Degree Completion Programs which are part of the School of Adult Learning, are designed to meet the educational needs of adults unable to complete their degree in the traditional manner. Adults with two years of transferable college credit can earn their degree in 12 to 18 months depending on the program. The programs are designed for maximum convenience for the life of the busy adult.

Admissions Process

Our admissions process is straightforward and clear.

Complete accelerated program Application for Admission 

(No fee required)

Submit official Transcripts for all colleges and universities attended
Write admissions essay

(if so requested by the Office of Admissions and Financial Aid)

Requirements expected of applicants*
  • Minimum of 52 transfer hours
  • Cumulative college GPA of at least 2.0/4.0
  • Be 24 years of age or older
  • Have professional work experience

*All application files are evaluated on an individual basis. Certain exceptions may be made to the above requirements depending on circumstances as determined by the Degree Completion Program Admissions Committee.

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Helpful Links

  • Financial Aid
  • St. Gaspar’s Honors Learning Community
  • Information for Parents

Office of Enrollment

 Phone: (219) 473-4215
 Office: Room 116


  • Monday: 9:00 A.M. – 7:00 P.M.
  • Tuesday – Thursday: 9:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M.
  • Friday: 9:00 A.M. – 4:00 P.M.

You Belong

at Calumet College of St. Joseph!