A college degree opens doors. At Alverno, you’ll find the support and flexibility you need to reach your academic goals — even while juggling work, family and other commitments. We offer coed bachelor’s degree programs in nursing and education specially designed for working professionals just like you. Apply today!

Alverno Accelerate

Are you an adult learner looking to advance or change careers? Our new Alverno Accelerate program is a bachelor's degree program, open to women and men, that can be completed in three years. It's fully online and is designed for working adults who have no, some or many college credits. Learn more or start your application!

RN to BSN Program

More health care employers are requiring a four-year nursing degree, and our all-online RN to BSN program can get you there in just 12 months. This program is open to men and women who already have an associate’s degree in nursing and an unencumbered RN license.

Paraprofessional to Teacher Licensure Program

Take your education career to the next level with a four-year degree. A hybrid program that blends online and on-campus courses, our Para to Teacher Licensure Program can be completed in just 24 months. It’s open to students who have an associate’s degree or at least 48 college credits.

Paraprofessional to Montessori Licensure Program

Our unique Para to Montessori Licensure Program, offered in partnership with the Montessori Institute of Milwaukee, will help you become a specialist in the popular Montessori method of teaching. This unique three-year program includes online and on-campus courses and is open to students who have an associate’s degree or at least 48 college credits.

We’d love to tell you more! Contact an Admissions counselor today at 414-382-6100 or to learn how Alverno can help you reach your goals. 

Pivot Your Skills Pathways Program

Today’s job market is changing, and fast. Stay ahead of the curve with our Pivot Your Skills Pathways continuing education program. This partnership between higher education and industry experts provides dynamic, virtual learning so you can upskill and earn a professional certificate in less than 9 months!

Credit for Prior Learning (CPL) Program 

Alverno College's CPL program recognizes that experiential learning that takes place outside of the classroom can give students the knowledge required to earn credits for some courses. Earning these credits allows students to save money and graduate sooner. Only students enrolled at Alverno can seek credits for prior learning.