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CALSOUTHERN COLLEGE DEGREES

Are you ready to finish what you started and complete your undergraduate degree? Are you thinking about enhancing your career potential with an advanced degree?

Take control of your academic and professional goals at CalSouthern, a regionally accredited university offering undergraduate and graduate online and on campus degree programs and certificates.

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WELCOME TO CALIFORNIA SOUTHERN UNIVERSITY


CalSouthern is a different kind of online university - offering a combination of online and on ground programs and courses.  Its academic programs are rigorous and robust, constantly updated to reflect the latest trends and developments in the field. Its proprietary learning management system is sophisticated, yet intuitive and easy to use.

But what most distinguishes CalSouthern is its unique, student-centered culture, its “personal touch” and its total commitment to delivering a superior learning experience. It’s the CalSouthern Difference. It’s what the university community prides itself on, and it’s what distinguishes CalSouthern from your other educational options.

CALSOUTHERN ALUMNI - Watch interviews with our graduates


INDIVIDUAL COURSES - Take single courses in your area of interest


The CalSouthern Sun Online Magazine

Read articles, interviews and recent news.

California Southern University Honored as Orange County “Top Workplace”

The rankings are based upon a survey conducted by the OC Register in conjunction with employee survey...

California Southern University Co-Presents 2015 Police Leadership Forum

Police chiefs, command staff and line-level officers to discuss current issues in law enforcement.

Guy du Plessis Publishes Innovative, Yet Practical Guide to Addiction Recovery

In his book An Integral Guide to Recovery: Twelve Steps and Beyond, CalSouthern faculty mentor Guy du Plessis...

Current Issues in Domestic Violence

Society’s understanding of domestic violence—referred to increasingly as intimate partner violence (IPV)...

Understanding the Fundamentals of Assessment

“Assessment”—as it pertains to higher education—is one of those terms we assume we know...

AT CALSOUTHERN YOU WILL RECEIVE

  • Up-to-date, practical knowledge and skills designed to be applied in today’s workplace.
  • One-on-one faculty mentoring from practicing specialists delivering an education that fits your personal and professional goals, as well as your learning style.
  • Outstanding value with CalSouthern’s combination of outstanding online & on campus degree programs, affordable tuition, and a choice of interest-free payment options.

California Southern University is a leader in the field of online & on campus degree programs. We provide you the tools and techniques you need to successfully complete your degree, and achieve your educational goals. Begin earning your CalSouthern degree now!

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SET YOUR OWN PACE

We understand that working professionals and busy parents have obligations that may prevent them from reaching their goal of earning a degree. By offering a flexible schedule, CalSouthern enables you to study at your convenience and on your schedule.

At CalSouthern, you can enroll in a degree program that doesn’t interfere with your schedule, your career or your personal life.  These conveniences help make a CalSouthern degree work for people like you.

IT'S EASY TO GET STARTED

  • Conveniently schedule your coursework to earn one of our education degrees - new classes begin on the first of each month.
  • Take courses anytime at your convenience - our education programs let you take multiple courses simultaneously.
  • Consult with your enrollment advisor - our advisors are committed to helping you find a program that will suit your goals and needs and help you put a plan in place for earning your degree.
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ACHIEVE YOUR FULL POTENTIAL

As you take a closer look at CalSouthern's degree programs, you will see how earning your degree can become a reality. We are committed to helping you reach your educational goals without the high costs and hassles usually associated with higher education.

Unlike some traditional college programs – you complete your coursework on your schedule.

We have a wide a variety of degrees and certificates in many areas of study including business, criminal justice, psychology and law. We welcome you to explore our bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees and learn about the CalSouthern difference.

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CALSOUTHERN LECTURES - Watch free lectures from leading experts


CalSouthern business lecture

Empowering Employees and Enhancing Customer Service to Drive the Bottom Line

Presented by Tony Hewes, HR Market Director, Marriott Intl.
CalSouthern Psychology Lecture

Out of the Blue: Six Non-medication Strategies for Relieving Depression

Presented by Bill O'Hanlon, Psychotherapist, Author
CalSouthern Digital Attachment Lecture

Therapy in an Age of Digital Attachment

Presented by Dr. Doreen Dodgen-Magee, Psychologist, Author
California Southern University Project Management Lecture

The Basics of Good Project Management

Presented by Greta Blash, Project Manager and Business Analyst, PMI OC Chapter

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