Fall 2018 courses are right around the corner, and that means Johnson & Wales University graduate degree programs, except for the master’s level education programs, will begin to follow a semester calendar.
All undergraduate, continuing education, and master’s level education programs will follow a semester calendar starting in fall 2020.
What’s the Difference Between Terms and Semesters For Online Students?
The term system for online students divides the year into four, 11-week sessions in the fall, winter, spring, and summer. The semester system for online students divides the year into three, 16-week semesters in the fall, spring, and summer, each comprised of two 8-week sessions (Fall I, Fall II, Spring I, Spring II, Summer I, Summer II).
Here are some benefits of the semester change for online students:
For more information on the upcoming online semester conversion, check out our complete Online Student Semester FAQ page.
Do you have questions about taking classes online? For more information on how JWU Online can help you reach your career goals, contact us at 855-JWU-1881 or email [email protected].