The University of Dubuque designed the Learning Institute for Fulfillment and Engagement (LIFE) specifically for adult learners.  LIFE's accelerated degree programs and services---available during the hours you need them---help you balance your family life, your career, and your studies.


Not registered for Summer? Session 9 starts July 13.  

Contact your academic advisor to get registered today!

Session Dates - 2020-2021

FALL 2020

Session 1: 8/25/2020 to 9/24/2020 (No Monday classes)
Session 2: 9/28/2020 to 10/29/2020
Session 3: 11/2/2020 to 12/10/2020


Session 4: 1/5/2021 to 2/4/2021
Session 5: 2/8/2021 to 3/18/2021
Session 6: 3/22/2021 to 4/22/2021

 The LIFE Advantage

Learn about the program requirements, admissions, transfer credits, financial planning and much more.

The University of Dubuque has designed the programs of the Learning Institute for Fulfillment and Engagement (LIFE) specifically for adult learners who are at least age 23 years of age and who have three or more years of work experience.  LIFE's accelerated, evening bachelor's degree programs and services - available during the hours you need them - help you balance your studies, your career, and your family life. Our 5-week course format allows you to begin classes when you choose.

Majors available in the LIFE program include:

Undergraduate Degrees:                                                            Graduate Degrees:

Business Administration - 4 majors available                                   Master of Business Administration (MBA)

  • Accounting                                                                                              *Master in Management - Communication Management (MMCM)
  • General Business                                                                                            *Dubuque and Cedar Rapids only
  • Human Resource Management                                                                             
  • Marketing

Health Care Administration

Criminal Justice

Student Resources

For more information about the LIFE program, please visit our Student Resource Page, which includes information about the University of Dubuque, LIFE student handbooks, location specific information, important policy information, learning resources, and contact information for LIFE staff.

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