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Transfer with a 10% Tuition Reduction

As a student completing your two-year degree, you have demonstrated commitment to excellence in your education and can be proud of your accomplishments.

At Saint Joseph’s University, we recognize that earning a four-year degree is the fastest, most efficient way to open new doors of opportunity, and are proud to offer a 10% tuition reduction to transfer students from partner academic institutions entering the online Bachelor of Science in Professional and Liberal Studies (PLS) program.

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To begin the application process and learn more about the scholarship program, complete the contact form to the right. You can also speak directly with a member of the online Admissions Team by calling toll-free (866) 758-7670.

Completing Your Bachelor’s

The online Bachelor of Science in Professional and Liberal Studies (PLS) program at Saint Joseph’s University accepts your existing college credits to help you finish your bachelor’s degree in a flexible, all-online format.

Available Concentrations

Organization Development and Leadership: With this concentration, you’ll learn how to identify leadership opportunities that can pay immediate dividends to your professional goals. You’ll learn to apply new techniques to motivate a team, navigate change within the culture of an organization and develop your own leadership potential.

Autism Studies: Students may select from three different options within the Online Autism Studies program at Saint Joseph’s University. BCaBA approved coursework and fieldwork will prepare you to sit for the BCaBA examination.

  1. BS in Professional and Liberal Studies - Autism Studies Concentration (bachelor completion program + BCaBA approved course sequence to prepare you to sit for the BCaBA examination)
  2. Post Bachelor's Certificate in Autism Studies (BCaBA approved coursework and fieldwork to prepare you to sit for the BCaBA examination. Must have bachelor's degree.)
  3. Certificate of Proficiency in Autism Studies (No degree requirement. Does not include fieldwork towards BCaBA certification).

What’s a College Degree Worth?

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, a worker with a bachelor’s degree will earn about $1.2 million more over a typical 40-year career than someone with only a high school diploma. In a single year, government data shows a college graduate earns, on average, an extra $30,805 on top of the average income earned by those without a degree*. This makes a four-year education perhaps the most valuable investment in the world, and that is why you should consider completing your Bachelor of Science in Professional and Liberal Studies (PLS) online at Saint Joseph’s University.

*Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey, 2008, Total Money Earnings by Educational Attainment (, accessed 8/12/2010.

About Saint Joseph’s University

U.S. News and World Report ranked Saint Joseph’s University #8 in Best Regional Universities in the North, as well as among the Top 15 Master’s Universities for the 14th consecutive year (2012).

Saint Joseph's University is Regionally Accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools. The Middle States Commission on Higher Education is the unit of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools that accredits degree-granting colleges and universities in the Middle States region, which includes Delaware, the District of Columbia, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and several locations internationally.