Organizational Leadership & Communication



Accelerated Programs



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How It Works

As an adult learner, you come to class equipped with knowledge and skills that enable you to learn at an accelerated pace. Elmhurst College's accelerated major in organizational leadership and communication is designed to meet your specific academic and practical needs.

  • The program is designed for students who are at least 24 years old.
  • Classes meet in the evening, twice a week.
  • The major includes 10 course credits (40 semester hours).
  • You will complete your major courses in about 16 months.
  • All courses incorporate an online component.
  • In addition to completing the major courses, all students must fulfill the College’s integrated curriculum requirements.
  • All courses are taught by the full-time and adjunct faculty of Elmhurst College. The faculty has extensive classroom and professional experience, and uses cooperative learning and other active teaching styles suited to adult learners.
  • You may be able to earn elective credits for life experience and other non-collegiate learning.

NOTE: Students in the organizational leadership and communication program should be at least 24 years of age. Program Directors reserve the right to admit students under the age of 24 who are qualified to meet the rigorous requirements of an accelerated program.

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