Professional studies

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Term used to classify academic programs which are applied or interdisciplinary in focus.

- Professional studies
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Berklee College of Music

Private music college in Boston, Massachusetts.

Private music college in Boston, Massachusetts.

Berklee classroom building at 130 Massachusetts Avenue
1140 Boylston St.
Palau de les Arts Reina Sofía in València, Spain, photographed at night
Boston Conservatory at Berklee

In October 2013, the online school began accepting applications for its 120-credit online degree in two majors: Bachelor of Professional Studies in Music Production and Bachelor of Professional Studies in Music Business.

The School of Athens, fresco by Raphael (1509–1510), of an idealized academy

Academy

Institution of secondary or tertiary higher learning, research, or honorary membership.

Institution of secondary or tertiary higher learning, research, or honorary membership.

The School of Athens, fresco by Raphael (1509–1510), of an idealized academy
Nalanda, ancient center of higher learning in Bihar, India from 427 to 1197
The modern Academy of Athens, next to the University of Athens and the National Library forming 'the Trilogy', designed by Schinkel's Danish pupil Theofil Hansen, 1885, in Greek Ionic, academically correct even to the polychrome sculpture.
Åbo Akademi, an academy building designed by Charles Bassi, was built on 1833 in Turku, Finland.
A map outlining the academies overseeing education in France.
Professors and newly conferred doctors of philosophy posing at a Worcester Polytechnic Institute graduation.

In most fields the majority of academic researchers and teachers have doctorates or other terminal degrees, though in some professional and creative fields it is common for scholars and teachers to have only master's degrees.

King Saud

King Saud University

Public university in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, founded in 1957 by King Saud bin Abdulaziz as Riyadh University, as the first university in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

Public university in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, founded in 1957 by King Saud bin Abdulaziz as Riyadh University, as the first university in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

King Saud
King Saud University entrance
The Palm Mosque, (Jama’a Al-Nakheel)
King Saud University Entrance Gate by Basil Al Bayati
College of Medicine

The university offers courses in the natural sciences, the humanities, and professional studies, and many courses are tuition-free.

Bachelor's degree

Undergraduate academic degree awarded by colleges and universities upon completion of a course of study lasting three to six years (depending on institution and academic discipline).

Undergraduate academic degree awarded by colleges and universities upon completion of a course of study lasting three to six years (depending on institution and academic discipline).

The Bachelor of Professional Studies is awarded to students who major in professional career studies.

University of Central Missouri

Public university in Warrensburg, Missouri.

Public university in Warrensburg, Missouri.

Audrey J. Walton Stadium overlooking the Northeast corner

School of Professional Studies

Seal of Mount Vernon Nazarene University

Mount Vernon Nazarene University

Private Christian university in Mount Vernon, Ohio, with satellite locations in the surrounding area.

Private Christian university in Mount Vernon, Ohio, with satellite locations in the surrounding area.

Seal of Mount Vernon Nazarene University
Seal of Mount Vernon Nazarene University
MVNU's Eternal Flame
MVNU's soccer team

The Graduate and Professional Studies Program (GPS) is for non-traditional students and offers associate's, bachelor's and master's degrees.

Trinity Western University

Private Christian liberal arts university in Langley, British Columbia, Canada.

Private Christian liberal arts university in Langley, British Columbia, Canada.

Northwest Building - School of Business
McMillan Lake
The Canada Institute of Linguistics
The Laurentian Leadership Centre, in Ottawa

It has a broad-based liberal arts, sciences, and professional studies curriculum, offering 45 undergraduate majors and 17 graduate and post-graduate programs.

Taylor University

Taylor University

Private, interdenominational, evangelical Christian university in Upland, Indiana.

Private, interdenominational, evangelical Christian university in Upland, Indiana.

Taylor University
Taylor University
The Memorial Prayer Chapel built in memory of those killed in the van accident was opened Spring 2008.
View of campus from Wengatz Hall. Left to Right: Memorial Prayer Chapel, Zondervan Library, Nussbaum Science Center and Olson Hall.
Student Union
Euler Science Complex and Nussbaum Science Center
Olson Hall (left) and Wengatz Hall (right)
Swallow Robin Hall
Charles Wesley Shilling, leader in the field of undersea and hyperbaric medicine, research and education
Stephen L. Johnson, former administrator, Environmental Protection Agency
Nelson Appleton Miles, General-in-Chief of the United States Army
Nussbaum Science Center
Rice Bell Tower
Rice Bell Tower in a snowstorm
Part of social justice week at Taylor
View of the prayer chapel and Zondervan Library from Wengatz during sunrise
View of Nussbaum from Wengatz during sunrise
The Taylor University Memorial Prayer Chapel
English Hall (left) and Gerig Hall (right)
Zondervan Library
Hodson Dining Commons

Degrees are now awarded by four different schools: Liberal Arts, Natural & Applied Sciences, Business, and Professional Studies.

Harvard University, an Ivy League university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, routinely ranks as the best, or one of the best, institutions of higher learning in the world.

Urban university

U.S. term for an institution of higher learning that is socially involved and serves as a resource for educating the citizens and improving the health of the city or region in which it is located.

U.S. term for an institution of higher learning that is socially involved and serves as a resource for educating the citizens and improving the health of the city or region in which it is located.

Harvard University, an Ivy League university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, routinely ranks as the best, or one of the best, institutions of higher learning in the world.

The Committee on Urban Programs defines an urban university as having "a campus located in a major urban area and a substantial number of commuter students. It provides a broad range of undergraduate, professional, and graduate programs, and makes all levels of higher education more accessible to students living in the urban community. Through urban-oriented education, research, and service strategies, an urban university manifests a deep sense of responsibility to its urban constituencies and attempts to assist them in coping with their problems."

Lourdes University

Private Franciscan university in Sylvania, Ohio.

Private Franciscan university in Sylvania, Ohio.

Lourdes University, Sisters of St. Francis of Sylvania Campus
Academic Success Center
Appold Planetarium
Russell J. Ebeid Recreational Center

As a Franciscan university, Lourdes students receive a liberal arts curriculum with application to the professional studies.