Rochester College's main campus is located in Rochester Hills (approx. 20-minute drive from the University Center). Rochester College is an accredited, private, coeducational, liberal arts college that provides academic excellence in a Christian setting. The College grants bachelor's and associate's degrees in a diverse array of academic areas and attracts students who seek to develop themselves as scholars and leaders. The College is committed to a personalized learning experience, where instructors know you by name and take personal interest in your success.The Center For Extended Learning at Rochester College is comprised of undergraduate academic programs with educational offerings designed for adult learners. The College of Extended Learning delivers adult accelerated degree completion programs with evening and weekend schedules designed to meet the needs of adult learners. Courses offered in the degree completion programs are offered at the University Center.
Rochester College has become a partner with the University Center at Macomb Community College to bring students four unique bachelor degree programs. Students may transfer up to 90 credit hours toward these degree programs.
Please note: bachelor's degrees with links include a Macomb transfer plan
Bachelor of Business Administration in Management (Offered at South Campus) - The Bachelor of Business Administration offers tracks in Management, Human Resources, and Marketing. This program offers a broad-based and versatile education in business and management. Courses focus on the most pressing issues facing business and industry today. Collaboration with the business community helps assure that this degree program is both practical and valued by employers. Attention is given to international, domestic, and regulatory forces that impact decisions for managers and executives in both large and small businesses. This degree program can be completed on Saturdays in 12 to 18 months.
Bachelor of Science in Leadership - This program is comprised of a versatile curriculum that focuses upon management, writing, and communication. The program is designed to provide students with the business communication skills necessary to succeed and advance in business and industry. Program can be completed in as little as 12 months.
Bachelor of Science in Psychology - This program offers a unique blending of psychology and counseling courses and is designed for students pursuing a career in a mental health field. This program meets the needs of most graduate schools offering degrees in psychology, psychotherapy, professional counseling, or social work. Students should consult the graduate school of their choice for specific entrance requirements. Program can be completed in as little as 12 months.
Bachelor of Science in Mass Communication/MACA - This degree completion program provides you with a unique educational opportunity through a partnership between Rochester College and Macomb Community College. This program incorporates training in Macomb's AAS Media and Communication Arts Program with in-depth explorations of theory and scholarship in media at Rochester College. The curriculum is designed to help you expand your understanding of communication and develop essential skills needed to succeed and advance within the media industry.
Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Studies - This program is designed for students who are already employed in early childhood education and desire to increase their skills and qualifications. The curriculum focuses on the growth and development of young children and the influence of family dynamics. Education patterns of young children are explored, as well as administration, reporting and legal issues within the field. Program can be completed in as little as 12 months.