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SPS at a Glance


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Discover the School of Professional Studies

Whether you are starting or finishing your degree, UIW offers programs with flexible options for students with the motivation to succeed. Prepare for a promotion or career change with the School of Professional Studies (SPS). Earning a degree at SPS allows you to balance your career and family with convenient course formats and locations.

Degree Programs

  • Bachelor’s: Administration, Human Resources, Organizational Development, Business Administration, Criminal Justice, Health Sciences, Leadership Studies, Psychology, Applied Arts and Sciences

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  • Free textbooks for undergraduates
  • Reduced tuition
  • No academic fees
  • 3 locations in San Antonio and one in Corpus Christi
  • Online or classroom formats (evenings, Saturdays)
  • Tuition discounts available for veterans, active-duty military and dependents
  • Accelerated 8-week terms (6 terms per year)
  • Online writing lab and math tutoring available
  • One-on-one advisor support

What alumni have to say about earning their degree through SPS.

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"I loved the UIW family atmosphere! We had a wealth of wisdom in each class and the team projects were also opportunities to network and learn from each other. UIW provided the flexibility I needed to complete my degree."

Sandra P. '08 Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences

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Best Online Programs – Bachelor’s Degrees 2021

University of the Incarnate Word ranks as a Best Online Program for Bachelor’s Degrees 2021 and Best Online Programs for Veterans 2021.

Source: U.S. News and World Report

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