Accelerate Your Career with a Trinity Degree

The School of Professional Studies specializes in innovative business, education, and liberal arts programs at the undergraduate level that are designed for students who seek to advance their career or make a career change.

Affordable: Trinity’s tuition is among the very lowest of private colleges and universities in the Washington area, and Trinity’s Financial Aid staff will work with you every step of the way. Tuition in the School of Professional Studies is $590 per credit hour or $1,770 per class. Working Adults are considered full-time in the School of Professional Studies taking 3 classes (9 credits) in a semester. The average student takes 3 courses in fall, 3 in spring and 2 in summer. That equals 8 classes per academic year at a cost $14,160. Our semesters are accelerated, which means our classes run in 8-week terms enabling students to maximize the time spent in class and still balance work and family obligations. Our staff can help you figure out the best way to manage your course schedule and financing.

Convenient: Trinity offers flexible evening and weekend classes and accelerated degree programs with 8-week classes  to accommodate busy students balancing school, career and family. Trinity’s locations are also convenient: Trinity’s main campus is on the Red Line, just minutes from downtown D.C. and Capitol Hill; Trinity at THEARC in southeast D.C. is on the Green Line and close to communities and employers in Maryland. Trinity is the only university to offer college degrees East of the River.

Transfer Students Welcome! Most students in the School of Professional Studies have taken several courses at one or more colleges and universities over the years. Like you, they are ready to finally complete their college degrees. The staff in Admissions and the School of Professional Studies streamline that process, from transferring college credits to advising students on the courses to take to finish their degrees. If you are just starting your degree, Trinity is a great place to begin your journey!

Career-focused Degrees: Completing a degree is important and so is selecting a major that will help you advance your career – or change to a new profession. Trinity’s School of Professional Studies offers a wide choice of degrees:

Post Secondary Certificate

Associate’s Degree Programs (A.A.)

Bachelor’s Degree Programs (B.A. & B.S.)

* Program offered in conjunction with the School of Education
** Program offered in conjunction with the School of Nursing and Health Professions

Meet the Faculty and Staff