2024-2025 CATALOG

The Academic Catalog is the official listing of courses, programs of study, academic policies and degree requirements for Loyola University Chicago. It is published every year in advance of the next academic year.

Applied Studies (BA)

The B.A. in Applied Studies degree provides a strong foundation in communication and business. The Applied Studies major represents the best way to make the most of your prior credit in a particular subject and accelerate your path to graduation. The required certificate may also allow each student to focus on a complimentary discipline preparing them to excel in the professional world. SCPS understands that adult students often wish to take a wide range of courses to meet their professional and personal interests, so we have designed this degree to enhance your current career or establish a new one.