Bachelor's Program for Adults & Transfers | The New School

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    The New School offers a range of undergraduate degree programs specifically designed for adults and transfer students seeking an alternative to the traditional four-year college experience.

    Providing access to the resources of a leading New York City university and a wide range of networking, internship, and civic engagement opportunities, The New School's Bachelor's Program for Adults and Transfer Students offers a nontraditional college experience you can tailor to your intellectual interests and professional goals. If you prefer a traditional four-year undergraduate experience, learn about traditional college programs at The New School.

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    • Adults who want to complete their education after several years away from college
    • Students transferring from two-year colleges who want to earn their bachelor’s degree
    • Students who are currently taking or have recently taken courses and want to transfer credits into a degree program
    • Students who want to earn their degree at a school that gives credit for relevant life experience

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    Life Experience is Valued Here

    One curriculum does not fit all, that’s why The New School’s Bachelor’s Program for Adults and Transfer Students makes experiential learning an integral part of your education. Earn credits toward your degree through prior learning assessment for professional experience, artistic and creative pursuits, independent research, military experience, and more. Start an Internship to get credit for learning by doing. Be the manager of your education by designing educational projects through our Self-Directed Learning program. Finally, participate in Study Abroad to experience new cultures and contexts.

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