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  • Bachelor of Science in Business Management with a Concentration in Homeland Security Studies

    Admission Requirements

    Candidates for Van Loan School's undergraduate programs should have a minimum of two years full-time work experience. Admission to an undergraduate program requires a high school diploma, GED or conferred Associates degree from an accredited college or university. Prospective students may apply online at www.endicott.edu/VanLoan/Van-Loan-Admissions or submit the following materials to Van Loan School Admissions, Endicott College, 376 Hale St, Beverly, MA 01915:

    • Completed undergraduate application;
    • Non-refundable $25 application fee (check made payable to Endicott College, cash or online). Application fee waived for veteran and military students;
    • Essay of 250 - 500 words on career goals;
    • Official final high school transcript or GED certificate;
    • Official transcripts of any post-secondary academic work sent directly from the institution(s), including Joint Service Transcripts;
    • Official scores of the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) for students whose native language is not English; minimum score of 550 (paper-based) or 79 (iBT) is required. The institutional code for Endicott College is 3369. Endicott also accepts an IELTS score of 6.0 or better.

    All admissions requirements must be satisfied in order to be formally accepted, or matriculated, in a degree program. Students must be formally admitted to a program before the completion of 12 Endicott credits.

    International Applicants for Undergraduate Admission Requirements
    Endicott College welcomes and encourages applicants from around the world. International applicants must request that an official academic transcript confirming a secondary school diploma equivalent to a U.S. high school diploma be sent directly from the secondary school. Educational documents from outside the U.S. must be accompanied by a certified English translation, if deemed necessary.

    All transcripts and translations of transcripts must be official originals and must show courses completed, grades received, grading scale, duration of study, degree or diploma received, and the date conferred. Endicott College reserves the right to request verification of the credentials by an external agency. International applicants must submit current TOEFL scores when their native language is not English or when their high school transcript and diploma are not from an institution where English is the language of instruction. Once students have been admitted as degree candidates, Endicott College will send detailed instructions about the process for acquiring an Endicott-sponsored student visa.

    Program of Study

    Total Degree Requirements - 126 credits

    Required Curriculum

    World Cultures Course - 3 cr.
    Aesthetic Awareness & Creative Expression Course - 3 cr.
    Literary Perspectives Course - 3 cr.
    Individual & Society Course - 3 cr.
    Values & Ethical Reasoning Course - 3 cr.
    Science & Technology Course - 3 cr.
    Global Issues Course - 3 cr.
    Core Electives - 6 cr. (must be 300 level or higher)
    Business Major Electives - 9 cr.
    Open Electives - 18 cr.

    • ACC 175 - Financial Accounting (Cr: 3)
    • ACC 185 - Managerial Accounting (Cr: 3)
    • BUS 110 - Business Computers I (Cr: 3)
    • BUS 120 - Business Fundamentals I (Cr: 3)
    • BUS 121 - Business Fundamentals II (Cr: 3)
    • BUS 200 - Marketing (Cr: 3)
    • BUS 210 - Finance (Cr: 3)
    • BUS 270 - Communicating in Business (Cr: 3)
    • BUS 320 - Organizational Behavior (Cr: 3)
    • BUS 489 - Senior Thesis I (Cr: 3)
    • BUS 490 - Senior Thesis II (Cr: 3)
    • EC 350 - Career Transitions (Cr: 3)
    • ECN 201 - Macroeconomics (Cr: 3)
    • ECN 202 - Microeconomics (Cr: 3)
    • ENG 111 - Critical Reading and Writing I (Cr: 3)
    • ENG 112 - Critical Reading and Writing II (Cr: 3)
    • MTH 126 - Applied Statistics (Cr: 3)
    • LST 305 - Applied Research Methods (Cr: 3)

    Total Number of Credits Required for Concentration - 18 credits

    Required Concentration Courses

    • BUS 355 - Risk Management (Cr: 3)
    • CSC 230 - Cyber Threats and Security (Cr: 3)
    • HLS 105 - Introduction to Homeland Security (Cr: 3)
    • HLS 205 - America's Intelligence Community (Cr: 3)
    • POL 216 - International Conflicts (Cr: 3)
    • SST 301 - Terrorism Studies (Cr: 3)

    Learning Outcomes

    Upon completion of the program, students will:

    • Demonstrate the analytical and problem solving skills needed to solve complex challenges in business.
    • Recognize ethical dilemmas and issues faced in business and understand the social consequences of choices that business and individuals make. This is a recommended change for next year.
    • Effectively communicate in writing and through oral communication within the conventions of business.
    • Demonstrate the critical inquiry and analysis skills needed to engage constructively in intellectual discourse within business management.
    • Design, execute and present a personal project, which synthesizes and applies selected knowledge, skills and experiences appropriate to the student's personal and professional goals and/or their chosen area of specialization.

    In addition to fulfilling the outcomes of the Bachelor of Science in Business Management program, students completing the concentration in Homeland Security Studies will:

    • Comprehend the interdisciplinary field of Homeland Security and the complex political, cultural and legislative issues that are required to protect the homeland and respond to disasters.
    • Implement processes that strengthen project management, evaluation, and accountability within the homeland security directorate.
    • Identify and describe research issues relevant to existing and emerging homeland security challenges.
    • Assess current and future homeland security risks and opportunities.
    • Demonstrate the critical thinking, writing and research skills that are necessary to participate in the homeland security field.

    View academic catalog and learning outcomes
  • Bachelor of Science in Business Management with a Concentration in Integrative Health

    Admission Requirements

    Candidates for Van Loan School's undergraduate programs should have a minimum of two years full-time work experience. Admission to an undergraduate program requires a high school diploma, GED or conferred Associates degree from an accredited college or university. Prospective students may apply online at www.endicott.edu/VanLoan/Van-Loan-Admissions or submit the following materials to Van Loan School Admissions, Endicott College, 376 Hale St, Beverly, MA 01915:

    • Completed undergraduate application;
    • Non-refundable $25 application fee (check made payable to Endicott College, cash or online). Application fee waived for veteran and military students;
    • Essay of 250 - 500 words on career goals;
    • Official final high school transcript or GED certificate;
    • Official transcripts of any post-secondary academic work sent directly from the institution(s), including Joint Service Transcripts;
    • Official scores of the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) for students whose native language is not English; minimum score of 550 (paper-based) or 79 (iBT) is required. The institutional code for Endicott College is 3369. Endicott also accepts an IELTS score of 6.0 or better.

    All admissions requirements must be satisfied in order to be formally accepted, or matriculated, in a degree program. Students must be formally admitted to a program before the completion of 12 Endicott credits.

    International Applicants for Undergraduate Admission Requirements
    Endicott College welcomes and encourages applicants from around the world. International applicants must request that an official academic transcript confirming a secondary school diploma equivalent to a U.S. high school diploma be sent directly from the secondary school. Educational documents from outside the U.S. must be accompanied by a certified English translation if deemed necessary.

    All transcripts and translations of transcripts must be official originals and must show courses completed, grades received, grading scale, duration of study, degree or diploma received, and the date conferred. Endicott College reserves the right to request verification of the credentials by an external agency. International applicants must submit current TOEFL scores when their native language is not English or when their high school transcript and diploma are not from an institution where English is the language of instruction. Once students have been admitted as degree candidates, Endicott College will send detailed instructions about the process for acquiring an Endicott-sponsored student visa.

    Program of Study

    Total Degree Requirements - 126 credits

    Required Curriculum

    World Cultures Course - 3 cr.
    Aesthetic Awareness & Creative Expression Course - 3 cr.
    Literary Perspectives Course - 3 cr.
    Individual & Society Course - 3 cr.
    Values & Ethical Reasoning Course - 3 cr.
    Science & Technology Course - 3 cr.
    Global Issues Course - 3 cr.
    Core Electives - 6 cr. (Must be 300 level or higher)
    General Education Electives - 12 cr.
    Business Major Electives - 9 cr.
    Open Electives - 6 cr.

    • ACC 175 - Financial Accounting (Cr: 3)
    • ACC 185 - Managerial Accounting (Cr: 3)
    • BUS 110 - Business Computers I (Cr: 3)
    • BUS 120 - Business Fundamentals I (Cr: 3)
    • BUS 121 - Business Fundamentals II (Cr: 3)
    • BUS 200 - Marketing (Cr: 3)
    • BUS 210 - Finance (Cr: 3)
    • BUS 270 - Communicating in Business (Cr: 3)
    • BUS 320 - Organizational Behavior (Cr: 3)
    • BUS 489 - Senior Thesis I (Cr: 3)
    • BUS 490 - Senior Thesis II (Cr: 3)
    • EC 350 - Career Transitions (Cr: 3)
    • ECN 201 - Macroeconomics (Cr: 3)
    • ECN 202 - Microeconomics (Cr: 3)
    • ENG 111 - Critical Reading and Writing I (Cr: 3)
    • ENG 112 - Critical Reading and Writing II (Cr: 3)
    • MTH 126 - Applied Statistics (Cr: 3)
    • LST 305 - Applied Research Methods (Cr: 3)

    Total Number of Credits Required for Concentration- 18 credits

    Required Concentration Courses

    Elective* - 3 cr. 

    • BUS 380 - Small Business Management (Cr: 3)
    • PE 202 - Integrative Health and Wellness Coaching (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 105 - Health Psychology (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 206 - Foundations of Mindfulness (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 323 - Stress and Illness (Cr: 3)

    *Required Concentration Elective

    • ART 110 - Foundations of Creative Therapies (Cr: 3)
    • ART 240 - Imagination and Creativity (Cr: 3)
    • BUS 300 - Entrepreneurship (Cr: 3)
    • BUS 450 - Dynamics of Leadership (Cr: 3)
    • EDM 200 - Culture and Identity (Cr: 3)
    • HMS 310 - Crisis Intervention (Cr: 3)
    • LST 301 - Yoga: Theory, Culture & Practice (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 115 - Substance Abuse and Society (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 335 - Theories of Counseling (Cr: 3)
    • SOC 201 - Trauma & Society (Cr: 3)

    Learning Outcomes

    Upon completion of the program, students will:

    • Demonstrate the analytical and problem solving skills needed to solve complex challenges in business.
    • Recognize ethical dilemmas and issues faced in business and understand the social consequences of choices that business and individuals make. This is a recommended change for next year.
    • Effectively communicate in writing and through oral communication within the conventions of business.
    • Demonstrate the critical inquiry and analysis skills needed to engage constructively in intellectual discourse within business management.
    • Design, execute and present a personal project, which synthesizes and applies selected knowledge, skills and experiences appropriate to the students' personal and professional goals and/or their chosen area of specialization.

    In addition to fulfilling the outcomes of the Bachelor of Science in Business Management program, students completing the concentration in Integrative Health will:

    • Recall and apply the foundational knowledge of health psychology as it applies to integrative health.
    • Demonstrate the writing, critical thinking, research and presentation skills necessary to communicate across the integrative health field.
    • Understand processes that strengthen individual and community accountability and awareness of health disparities.
    • Recognize business conventions and opportunities within the integrative health field and execute projects that enhance the field.
    • Develop the self and interpersonal awareness necessary to build resilience in one's self, community and work environments.

    View academic catalog and learning outcomes
  • Bachelor of Science in Business Management with a Concentration in Trauma Studies

    Admission Requirements

    Candidates for Van Loan School's undergraduate programs should have a minimum of two years full-time work experience. Admission to an undergraduate program requires a high school diploma, GED or conferred Associates degree from an accredited college or university. Prospective students may apply online at www.endicott.edu/VanLoan/Van-Loan-Admissions or submit the following materials to Van Loan School Admissions, Endicott College, 376 Hale St, Beverly, MA 01915:

    • Completed undergraduate application;
    • Non-refundable $25 application fee (check made payable to Endicott College, cash or online). Application fee waived for veteran and military students;
    • Essay of 250 - 500 words on career goals;
    • Official final high school transcript or GED certificate;
    • Official transcripts of any post-secondary academic work sent directly from the institution(s), including Joint Service Transcripts;
    • Official scores of the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) for students whose native language is not English; minimum score of 550 (paper-based) or 79 (iBT) is required. The institutional code for Endicott College is 3369. Endicott also accepts an IELTS score of 6.0 or better.

    All admissions requirements must be satisfied in order to be formally accepted, or matriculated, in a degree program. Students must be formally admitted to a program before the completion of 12 Endicott credits.

    International Applicants for Undergraduate Admission Requirements
    Endicott College welcomes and encourages applicants from around the world. International applicants must request that an official academic transcript confirming a secondary school diploma equivalent to a U.S. high school diploma be sent directly from the secondary school. Educational documents from outside the U.S. must be accompanied by a certified English translation if deemed necessary.

    All transcripts and translations of transcripts must be official originals and must show courses completed, grades received, grading scale, duration of study, degree or diploma received, and the date conferred. Endicott College reserves the right to request verification of the credentials by an external agency. International applicants must submit current TOEFL scores when their native language is not English or when their high school transcript and diploma are not from an institution where English is the language of instruction. Once students have been admitted as degree candidates, Endicott College will send detailed instructions about the process for acquiring an Endicott-sponsored student visa.

    Program of Study

    Total Degree Requirements - 126 credits

    Required Curriculum

    World Cultures Course - 3 cr.
    Aesthetic Awareness & Creative Expression Course - 3 cr.
    Literary Perspectives Course - 3 cr.
    Individual & Society Course - 3 cr.
    Values & Ethical Reasoning Course - 3 cr.
    Science & Technology Course - 3 cr.
    Global Issues Course - 3 cr.
    Core Electives - 6 cr. (Must be 300 level or higher)
    Business Major Electives - 9 cr.
    Open Electives - 18 cr.

    • ACC 175 - Financial Accounting (Cr: 3)
    • ACC 185 - Managerial Accounting (Cr: 3)
    • BUS 110 - Business Computers I (Cr: 3)
    • BUS 120 - Business Fundamentals I (Cr: 3)
    • BUS 121 - Business Fundamentals II (Cr: 3)
    • BUS 200 - Marketing (Cr: 3)
    • BUS 210 - Finance (Cr: 3)
    • BUS 270 - Communicating in Business (Cr: 3)
    • BUS 320 - Organizational Behavior (Cr: 3)
    • BUS 489 - Senior Thesis I (Cr: 3)
    • BUS 490 - Senior Thesis II (Cr: 3)
    • EC 350 - Career Transitions (Cr: 3)
    • ECN 201 - Macroeconomics (Cr: 3)
    • ECN 202 - Microeconomics (Cr: 3)
    • ENG 111 - Critical Reading and Writing I (Cr: 3)
    • ENG 112 - Critical Reading and Writing II (Cr: 3)
    • LST 305 - Applied Research Methods (Cr: 3)
    • MTH 126 - Applied Statistics (Cr: 3)

    Total Number of Credits Required for Concentration- 18 credits

    Required Concentration Courses

    One Elective* - 3 cr.

    • PSY 225 - Psychology of Trauma (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 326 - Developmental Trauma (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 335 - Theories of Counseling (Cr: 3)
    • HMS 310 - Crisis Intervention (Cr: 3)
    • SOC 201 - Trauma & Society (Cr: 3)

    *Trauma Studies Electives

    • CJ 241 - Victimology (Cr: 3)
    • CJ 341 - Domestic Violence (Cr: 3)
    • HMS 309 - Contemporary Issues in PTSD Treatment (Cr: 3)
    • HMS 327 - The Victimization of Children (Cr: 3)
    • HMS 357 - Workplace and School Violence (Cr: 3)
    • HMS 440 - Understanding and Treating Sexual Trauma: Theory, Research and Practice (Cr: 3)
    • POL 216 - International Conflicts (Cr: 3)
    • POL 430 - Human Rights (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 317 - Criminal Profiling and Threat Assessment (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 435 - Group Therapy: Theory and Practice (Cr: 3)

    Learning Outcomes

    Upon completion of the program, students will:

    • Demonstrate the analytical and problem solving skills needed to solve complex challenges in business.
    • Recognize ethical dilemmas and issues faced in business and understand the social consequences of choices that business and individuals make. This is a recommended change for next year.
    • Effectively communicate in writing and through oral communication within the conventions of business.
    • Demonstrate the critical inquiry and analysis skills needed to engage constructively in intellectual discourse within business management.
    • Design, execute and present a personal project, which synthesizes and applies selected knowledge, skills and experiences appropriate to the student's personal and professional goals and/or their chosen area of specialization.

    In addition to fulfilling the outcomes of the Bachelor of Science in Business Management program, students completing the concentration in Trauma Studies will:

    • Comprehend how trauma is an individual, political and cultural issue.
    • Assess individual and organizational risk by engaging in critical thinking regarding the impact of trauma on individual and society.
    • Prepare students to understand the populations that have experienced trauma and to develop programs that better service populations who have experienced trauma.
    • Identify and describe research issues relevant to policy and educational issues that prevent trauma.
    • Demonstrate the critical thinking, writing, and research skills that are necessary to participate in the trauma studies field.

    View academic catalog and learning outcomes
  • Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice with a Concentration in Homeland Security Studies

    Admission Requirements

    Candidates for Van Loan School's undergraduate programs should have a minimum of two years full-time work experience. Admission to an undergraduate program requires a high school diploma, GED or conferred Associates degree from an accredited college or university. Prospective students may apply online at www.endicott.edu/VanLoan/Van-Loan-Admissions or submit the following materials to Van Loan School Admissions, Endicott College, 376 Hale St, Beverly, MA 01915:

    • Completed undergraduate application;
    • Non-refundable $25 application fee (check made payable to Endicott College, cash or online) Application fee waived for veteran and military students
    • Essay of 250 - 500 words on career goals;
    • Official final high school transcript or GED certificate
    • Official transcripts of any post-secondary academic work sent directly from the institution(s), including Joint Service Transcripts.
    • Official scores of the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) for students whose native language is not English; minimum score of 550 (paper-based) or 79 (iBT) is required. The institutional code for Endicott College is 3369. Endicott also accepts an IELTS score of 6.0 or better.

    All admissions requirements must be satisfied in order to be formally accepted, or matriculated, in a degree program. Students must be formally admitted to a program before the completion of 12 Endicott credits.

    International Applicants for Undergraduate Admission Requirements
    Endicott College welcomes and encourages applicants from around the world. International applicants must request that an official academic transcript confirming a secondary school diploma equivalent to a U.S. high school diploma be sent directly from the secondary school. Educational documents from outside the U.S. must be accompanied by a certified English translation if deemed necessary.

    All transcripts and translations of transcripts must be official originals and must show courses completed, grades received, grading scale, duration of study, degree or diploma received, and the date conferred. Endicott College reserves the right to request verification of the credentials by an external agency. International applicants must submit current TOEFL scores when their native language is not English or when their high school transcript and diploma are not from an institution where English is the language of instruction. Once students have been admitted as degree candidates, Endicott College will send detailed instructions about the process for acquiring an Endicott- sponsored student visa.

    Program of Study

    Total Degree Requirements - 126 credits

    Required Curriculum

    World Cultures Course - 3 cr.
    Aesthetic Awareness & Creative Expression Course - 3 cr.
    Literary Perspectives Course - 3 cr.
    Values & Ethical Reasoning Course - 3 cr.
    Science & Technology Course - 3 cr.
    Global Issues Course - 3 cr.
    Criminal Justice Electives - 9 cr.
    Core Electives - 6 cr. (Must be 300 level or higher)
    Open Electives - 24 cr.

    • CJ 100 - Introduction to Criminal Justice (Cr: 3)
    • CJ 151 - Criminal Law (Cr: 3)
    • CJ 200 - Criminology (Cr: 3)
    • CJ 205 - The American Court System (Cr: 3)
    • CJ 215 - Corrections (Cr: 3)
    • CJ 230 - Technology Applications in Criminal Justice (Cr: 3)
    • CJ 489 - Senior Thesis I (Cr: 3)
    • CJ 490 - Senior Thesis II (Cr: 3)
    • CHE 230 - Forensic Science (Cr: 3)
    • EC 350 - Career Transitions (Cr: 3)
    • ENG 111 - Critical Reading and Writing I (Cr: 3)
    • ENG 112 - Critical Reading and Writing II (Cr: 3)
    • LST 305 - Applied Research Methods (Cr: 3)
    • MTH 126 - Applied Statistics (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 100 - General Psychology (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 310 - Abnormal Psychology (Cr: 3)
    • SOC 101 - Introduction to Sociology (Cr: 3)

    Total Number of Credits Required for Concentration- 18 credits

    Required Concentration Courses

    • BUS 355 - Risk Management (Cr: 3)
    • CSC 230 - Cyber Threats and Security (Cr: 3)
    • HLS 105 - Introduction to Homeland Security (Cr: 3)
    • HLS 205 - America's Intelligence Community (Cr: 3)
    • POL 216 - International Conflicts (Cr: 3)
    • SST 301 - Terrorism Studies (Cr: 3)

    Learning Outcomes

    Upon completion of the program, students will:

    • Effectively communicate in writing and through oral communication.
    • Demonstrate the critical inquiry and analysis skills needed to engage constructively in intellectual discourse within the criminal justice field
    • Apply lessons and make connections between the General Education curriculum and the study of criminal justice
    • Design, execute and present a personal project, which synthesizes and applies, selected knowledge, skills and experiences appropriate to the student's personal and professional goals and/or their chosen area of specialization.
    • Demonstrate foundational knowledge of criminal justice and criminology, including practical and technical skills and competencies required by many law enforcement agencies and private security firms.

    In addition to fulfilling the outcomes of the Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice program, students completing the concentration in Homeland Security Studies will:

    • Comprehend the interdisciplinary field of Homeland Security and the complex political, cultural and legislative issues that are required to protect the homeland and respond to disasters
    • Implement processes that strengthen project management, evaluation, and accountability within the homeland security directorate
    • Identify and describe research issues relevant to existing and emerging homeland security challenges
    • Assess current and future homeland security risks and opportunities
    • Demonstrate the critical thinking, writing and research skills that are necessary to participate in the homeland security field.

    View academic catalog and learning outcomes
  • Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice with a Concentration in Trauma Studies

    Admission Requirements

    Candidates for Van Loan School's undergraduate programs should have a minimum of two years full-time work experience. Admission to an undergraduate program requires a high school diploma, GED or conferred Associates degree from an accredited college or university. Prospective students may apply online at www.endicott.edu/VanLoan/Van-Loan-Admissions or submit the following materials to Van Loan School Admissions, Endicott College, 376 Hale St, Beverly, MA 01915:

    • Completed undergraduate application;
    • Non-refundable $25 application fee (check made payable to Endicott College, cash or online) Application fee waived for veteran and military students
    • Essay of 250 - 500 words on career goals;
    • Official final high school transcript or GED certificate
    • Official transcripts of any post-secondary academic work sent directly from the institution(s), including Joint Service Transcripts.
    • Official scores of the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) for students whose native language is not English; minimum score of 550 (paper-based) or 79 (iBT) is required. The institutional code for Endicott College is 3369. Endicott also accepts an IELTS score of 6.0 or better.

    All admissions requirements must be satisfied in order to be formally accepted, or matriculated, in a degree program. Students must be formally admitted to a program before the completion of 12 Endicott credits.

    International Applicants for Undergraduate Admission Requirements
    Endicott College welcomes and encourages applicants from around the world. International applicants must request that an official academic transcript confirming a secondary school diploma equivalent to a U.S. high school diploma be sent directly from the secondary school. Educational documents from outside the U.S. must be accompanied by a certified English translation, if deemed necessary.

    All transcripts and translations of transcripts must be official originals and must show courses completed, grades received, grading scale, duration of study, degree or diploma received, and the date conferred. Endicott College reserves the right to request verification of the credentials by an external agency. International applicants must submit current TOEFL scores when their native language is not English or when their high school transcript and diploma are not from an institution where English is the language of instruction. Once students have been admitted as degree candidates, Endicott College will send detailed instructions about the process for acquiring an Endicott- sponsored student visa.

    Program of Study

    Total Degree Requirements - 126 credits

    Required Curriculum

    World Cultures Course - 3 cr.
    Aesthetic Awareness & Creative Expression Course - 3 cr.
    Literary Perspectives Course - 3 cr.
    Values & Ethical Reasoning Course - 3 cr.
    Science & Technology Courses - 3 cr.
    Global Issues Course - 3 cr.
    Core Electives - 6 cr. (Must be 300 level or higher)
    Criminal Justice Major Electives - 9 cr. 
    Open Electives - 24 cr. 

    • CJ 100 - Introduction to Criminal Justice (Cr: 3)
    • CJ 151 - Criminal Law (Cr: 3)
    • CJ 200 - Criminology (Cr: 3)
    • CJ 205 - The American Court System (Cr: 3)
    • CJ 215 - Corrections (Cr: 3)
    • CJ 230 - Technology Applications in Criminal Justice (Cr: 3)
    • CJ 489 - Senior Thesis I (Cr: 3)
    • CJ 490 - Senior Thesis II (Cr: 3)
    • CHE 230 - Forensic Science (Cr: 3)
    • EC 350 - Career Transitions (Cr: 3)
    • ENG 111 - Critical Reading and Writing I (Cr: 3)
    • ENG 112 - Critical Reading and Writing II (Cr: 3)
    • LST 305 - Applied Research Methods (Cr: 3)
    • MTH 126 - Applied Statistics (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 100 - General Psychology (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 310 - Abnormal Psychology (Cr: 3)
    • SOC 101 - Introduction to Sociology (Cr: 3)

    Total Number of Credits Required for Concentration - 18 credits

    Required Concentration Courses

    One Elective* - 3 cr.

    • HMS 310 - Crisis Intervention (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 335 - Theories of Counseling (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 225 - Psychology of Trauma (Cr: 3)
    • SOC 201 - Trauma & Society (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 326 - Developmental Trauma (Cr: 3)

    *Trauma Studies Electives

    • CJ 241 - Victimology (Cr: 3)
    • CJ 341 - Domestic Violence (Cr: 3)
    • HMS 327 - The Victimization of Children (Cr: 3)
    • HMS 309 - Contemporary Issues in PTSD Treatment (Cr: 3)
    • HMS 357 - Workplace and School Violence (Cr: 3)
    • HMS 440 - Understanding and Treating Sexual Trauma: Theory, Research and Practice (Cr: 3)
    • POL 430 - Human Rights (Cr: 3)
    • POL 216 - International Conflicts (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 317 - Criminal Profiling and Threat Assessment (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 435 - Group Therapy: Theory and Practice (Cr: 3)

    Learning Outcomes

    Upon completion of the program, students will:

    • Effectively communicate in writing and through oral communication.
    • Demonstrate the critical inquiry and analysis skills needed to engage constructively in intellectual discourse within the criminal justice field
    • Apply lessons and make connections between the General Education curriculum and the study of criminal justice
    • Design, execute, and present a personal project, which synthesizes and applies, selected knowledge, skills and experiences appropriate to the students' personal and professional goals and/or their chosen area of specialization.
    • Demonstrate foundational knowledge of criminal justice and criminology, including practical and technical skills and competencies required by many law enforcement agencies and private security firms.

    In addition to fulfilling the outcomes of the Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice program, students completing the concentration in Trauma Studies will:

    • Comprehend how trauma is an individual, political and cultural issue
    • Assess individual and organizational risk by engaging in critical thinking regarding the impact of trauma on individual and society
    • Prepare students to understand the populations that have experienced trauma and to develop programs that better service populations who have experienced trauma
    • Identify and describe research issues relevant to policy and educational issues that prevent trauma
    • Demonstrate the critical thinking, writing, and research skills that are necessary to participate in the trauma studies field

    View academic catalog and learning outcomes
  • Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies with a Concentration in Early Childhood Education

    Admission Requirements

    Candidates for Van Loan School's undergraduate programs should have a minimum of two years full-time work experience. Admission to an undergraduate program requires a high school diploma, GED or conferred Associates degree from an accredited college or university. Prospective students may apply online at www.endicott.edu/VanLoan/Van-Loan-Admissions or submit the following materials to Van Loan School Admissions, Endicott College, 376 Hale St, Beverly, MA 01915:

    • Completed undergraduate application;
    • Non-refundable $25 application fee (check made payable to Endicott College, cash or online). Application fee waived for veteran and military students;
    • Essay of 250 - 500 words on career goals;
    • Official final high school transcript or GED certificate;
    • Official transcripts of any post-secondary academic work sent directly from the institution(s), including Joint Service Transcripts;
    • Official scores of the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) for students whose native language is not English; minimum score of 550 (paper-based) or 79 (iBT) is required. The institutional code for Endicott College is 3369. Endicott also accepts an IELTS score of 6.0 or better.

    All admissions requirements must be satisfied in order to be formally accepted, or matriculated, in a degree program. Students must be formally admitted to a program before the completion of 12 Endicott credits.

    International Applicants for Undergraduate Admission Requirements
    Endicott College welcomes and encourages applicants from around the world. International applicants must request that an official academic transcript confirming a secondary school diploma equivalent to a U.S. high school diploma be sent directly from the secondary school. Educational documents from outside the U.S. must be accompanied by a certified English translation, if deemed necessary.

    All transcripts and translations of transcripts must be official originals and must show courses completed, grades received, grading scale, duration of study, degree or diploma received, and the date conferred. Endicott College reserves the right to request verification of the credentials by an external agency. International applicants must submit current TOEFL scores when their native language is not English or when their high school transcript and diploma are not from an institution where English is the language of instruction. Once students have been admitted as degree candidates, Endicott College will send detailed instructions about the process for acquiring an Endicott-sponsored student visa.

    Program of Study

    Total Degree Requirements - 126 credits

    Required Curriculum

    World Cultures Course - 3 cr.
    Aesthetic Awareness & Creative Expression Course - 3 cr.
    Individual and Society Course - 3 cr.
    Values & Ethical Reasoning Course - 3 cr.
    Science & Technology Course - 3 cr.
    Global Issues Course - 3 cr.
    Liberal Studies Elective* - 3 cr.
    Core Electives - 6 cr. (must be 300 level or higher)
    Open Electives - 42 cr. 

    • BUS 120 - Business Fundamentals I (Cr: 3)
    • CMM 306 - Social Impact of the Media (Cr: 3)
    • EC 350 - Career Transitions (Cr: 3)
    • ENG 111 - Critical Reading and Writing I (Cr: 3)
    • ENG 112 - Critical Reading and Writing II (Cr: 3)
    • LST 305 - Applied Research Methods (Cr: 3)
    • LST 489 - Senior Thesis I (Cr: 3)
    • LST 490 - Senior Thesis II (Cr: 3)
    • MTH 126 - Applied Statistics (Cr: 3)
    • POL 113 - American Government and Politics (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 100 - General Psychology (Cr: 3)
      OR
    • SOC 101 - Introduction to Sociology (Cr: 3)

    *Liberal Studies Electives

    Foreign Language Course - 3 cr. 

    • LST 121 - Introduction to Gender Studies (Cr: 3)
    • LST 210 - Gender and Science (Cr: 3)
    • LST 350 - Male Images in Story and Film (Cr: 3)

    Required General Education Courses

    • ENG 312 - Literature for Children (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 204 - Child Growth and Development (Cr: 3)

    Total Number of Credits Required for Concentration - 24 credits

    Required Concentration Courses

    • ED 201 - Foundations of Reading (Cr: 3)
    • ED 203 - Inclusionary Practices in Educational Settings (Cr: 3)
    • ED 207 - Strategies of Teaching Early Childhood Curriculum (Cr: 3)
    • ED 221 - Emergent Literacy Instruction (Cr: 3)
    • ED 308 - Early Childhood Methods (Cr: 3)
    • ED 331 - Issues and Best Practices of English Language Learners (Cr: 3)

    Learning Outcomes

    Upon completion of the program, students will:

    • Effectively communicate in writing and through oral communication.
    • Demonstrate the critical inquiry and analysis skills needed to engage constructively in intellectual discourse in various disciplines.
    • Recall and apply the basic foundational knowledge of educational studies as delivered through the Baccalaureate Core.
    • Articulate the connections and distinctions between and among liberal arts disciplines, and their contemporary relevance.
    • Design, execute and present a personal project, which synthesizes and applies, selected knowledge, skills, and experiences appropriate to the student's personal and professional goals and/or their chosen area of specialization.

    In addition to fulfilling the outcomes of the Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies program, students completing the concentration in Early Childhood Education will:

    • Effectively communicate in writing and through oral communication.
    • Recognize the fundamental benchmarks to work in the field of early childhood education.
    • Demonstrate the critical inquiry and analysis skills needed to engage constructively in intellectual discourse within the concentration.
    • Recall and apply the basic foundational knowledge of early childhood education as delivered through the Baccalaureate Core.
    • Apply quantitative decision-making techniques for problem solving in the early childhood classroom.
    • Design, execute and present a personal project, which synthesizes and applies selected knowledge, skills, and experiences appropriate to the student's personal and professional goals and/or their chosen area of specialization.

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  • Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies with a Concentration in Educational Studies nonlicensure option

    Admission Requirements

    Candidates for Van Loan School's undergraduate programs should have a minimum of two years full-time work experience. Admission to an undergraduate program requires a high school diploma, GED or conferred Associates degree from an accredited college or university. Prospective students may apply online at www.endicott.edu/VanLoan/Van-Loan-Admissions or submit the following materials to Van Loan School Admissions, Endicott College, 376 Hale St, Beverly, MA 01915:

    • Completed undergraduate application;
    • Non-refundable $25 application fee (check made payable to Endicott College, cash or online). Application fee waived for veteran and military students;
    • Essay of 250 - 500 words on career goals;
    • Official final high school transcript or GED certificate;
    • Official transcripts of any post-secondary academic work sent directly from the institution(s), including Joint Service Transcripts;
    • Official scores of the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) for students whose native language is not English; minimum score of 550 (paper-based) or 79 (iBT) is required. The institutional code for Endicott College is 3369. Endicott also accepts an IELTS score of 6.0 or better.

    All admissions requirements must be satisfied in order to be formally accepted, or matriculated, in a degree program. Students must be formally admitted to a program before the completion of 12 Endicott credits.

    International Applicants for Undergraduate Admission Requirements
    Endicott College welcomes and encourages applicants from around the world. International applicants must request that an official academic transcript confirming a secondary school diploma equivalent to a U.S. high school diploma be sent directly from the secondary school. Educational documents from outside the U.S. must be accompanied by a certified English translation, if deemed necessary.

    All transcripts and translations of transcripts must be official originals and must show courses completed, grades received, grading scale, duration of study, degree or diploma received, and the date conferred. Endicott College reserves the right to request verification of the credentials by an external agency. International applicants must submit current TOEFL scores when their native language is not English or when their high school transcript and diploma are not from an institution where English is the language of instruction. Once students have been admitted as degree candidates, Endicott College will send detailed instructions about the process for acquiring an Endicott-sponsored student visa

    Program of Study

    Total Degree Requirements - 126 credits

    Required Curriculum

    World Cultures Course - 3 cr.
    Aesthetic Awareness & Creative Expression Course - 3 cr.
    Values & Ethical Reasoning Course - 3 cr.
    Literary Perspectives Course - 3 cr.
    Individual & Society Course - 3 cr.
    Science & Technology Course - 3 cr.
    Education Electives - 12 cr.
    Core Elective - 3 cr. (Must be 300 level or higher)
    General Education Electives - 12 cr. 
    Open Electives - 36 cr.

    • EC 350 - Career Transitions (Cr: 3)
    • ED 101 - Introduction to Education (Cr: 3)
    • ED 102 - Curriculum Theory and Instruction (Cr: 3)
    • ED 203 - Inclusionary Practices in Educational Settings (Cr: 3)
    • ED 210 - Integrating Technology into the Classroom (Cr: 3)
    • ED 339 - Classroom Assessment (Cr: 3)
    • ENG 111 - Critical Reading and Writing I (Cr: 3)
    • ENG 112 - Critical Reading and Writing II (Cr: 3)
    • ENG 312 - Literature for Children (Cr: 3)
    • MTH 126 - Applied Statistics (Cr: 3)
    • POL 113 - American Government and Politics (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 200 - Child and Adolescent Psychology (Cr: 3)
    • LST 305 - Applied Research Methods (Cr: 3)
    • LST 489 - Senior Thesis I (Cr: 3)
    • LST 490 - Senior Thesis II (Cr: 3)

    Learning Outcomes

    Upon completion of the program students will:

    • Effectively communicate in writing and through oral communication.
    • Demonstrate the critical inquiry and analysis skills needed to engage constructively in intellectual discourse within the concentration.
    • Recall and apply the basic foundational knowledge of educational studies as delivered through the Baccalaureate Core.
    • Students will demonstrate an understanding of the field of education including the areas of historic and current trends, assessment, special needs, psychology and technology.
    • Design, execute, and present a personal project, which synthesizes and applies, selected knowledge, skills and experiences appropriate to the students' personal and professional goals and/or their chosen area of specialization.

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  • Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies with a Concentration in Homeland Security Studies

    Admission Requirements

    Candidates for Van Loan School's undergraduate programs should have a minimum of two years full-time work experience. Admission to an undergraduate program requires a high school diploma, GED or conferred Associates degree from an accredited college or university. Prospective students may apply online at www.endicott.edu/VanLoan/Van-Loan-Admissions or submit the following materials to Van Loan School Admissions, Endicott College, 376 Hale St, Beverly, MA 01915:

    • Completed undergraduate application;
    • Non-refundable $25 application fee (check made payable to Endicott College, cash or online). Application fee waived for veteran and military students;
    • Essay of 250 - 500 words on career goals;
    • Official final high school transcript or GED certificate;
    • Official transcripts of any post-secondary academic work sent directly from the institution(s), including Joint Service Transcripts;
    • Official scores of the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) for students whose native language is not English; minimum score of 550 (paper-based) or 79 (iBT) is required. The institutional code for Endicott College is 3369. Endicott also accepts an IELTS score of 6.0 or better.

    All admissions requirements must be satisfied in order to be formally accepted, or matriculated, in a degree program. Students must be formally admitted to a program before the completion of 12 Endicott credits.

    International Applicants for Undergraduate Admission Requirements
    Endicott College welcomes and encourages applicants from around the world. International applicants must request that an official academic transcript confirming a secondary school diploma equivalent to a U.S. high school diploma be sent directly from the secondary school. Educational documents from outside the U.S. must be accompanied by a certified English translation, if deemed necessary.

    All transcripts and translations of transcripts must be official originals and must show courses completed, grades received, grading scale, duration of study, degree or diploma received, and the date conferred. Endicott College reserves the right to request verification of the credentials by an external agency. International applicants must submit current TOEFL scores when their native language is not English or when their high school transcript and diploma are not from an institution where English is the language of instruction. Once students have been admitted as degree candidates, Endicott College will send detailed instructions about the process for acquiring an Endicott-sponsored student visa.

    Program of Study

    Total Degree Requirements - 126 credits

    Required Curriculum

    World Cultures Course - 3 cr.
    Aesthetic Awareness & Creative Expression Course - 3 cr.
    Literary Perspectives Course - 3 cr.
    Individual and Society Course - 3 cr.
    Values & Ethical Reasoning Course - 3 cr.
    Science & Technology Course - 3 cr.
    Global Issues Course - 3 cr.
    Liberal Studies Elective* - 3 cr.
    Core Electives - 6 cr. (must be 300 level or higher) 
    Open Electives - 45 cr.

    • BUS 120 - Business Fundamentals I (Cr: 3)
    • CMM 306 - Social Impact of the Media (Cr: 3)
    • EC 350 - Career Transitions (Cr: 3)
    • ENG 111 - Critical Reading and Writing I (Cr: 3)
    • ENG 112 - Critical Reading and Writing II (Cr: 3)
    • LST 305 - Applied Research Methods (Cr: 3)
    • LST 489 - Senior Thesis I (Cr: 3)
    • LST 490 - Senior Thesis II (Cr: 3)
    • MTH 126 - Applied Statistics (Cr: 3)
    • POL 113 - American Government and Politics (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 100 - General Psychology (Cr: 3)
    • SOC 101 - Introduction to Sociology (Cr: 3)

    *Liberal Studies Electives

    Foreign Language Course - 3 cr.

    • LST 121 - Introduction to Gender Studies (Cr: 3)
    • LST 210 - Gender and Science (Cr: 3)
    • LST 350 - Male Images in Story and Film (Cr: 3)

    Total Number of Credits Required for Concentration - 18 credits

    Required Concentration Courses

    • BUS 355 - Risk Management (Cr: 3)
    • CSC 230 - Cyber Threats and Security (Cr: 3)
    • HLS 105 - Introduction to Homeland Security (Cr: 3)
    • HLS 205 - America's Intelligence Community (Cr: 3)
    • POL 216 - International Conflicts (Cr: 3)
    • SST 301 - Terrorism Studies (Cr: 3)

    Learning Outcomes

    Upon completion of the program, students will:

    • Effectively communicate in writing and through oral communication.
    • Demonstrate the critical inquiry and analysis skills needed to engage constructively in intellectual discourse within the concentration.
    • Recall and apply the basic foundational knowledge of educational studies as delivered through the Baccalaureate Core.
    • Students will demonstrate an understanding of the field of education including the areas of historic and current trends, assessment, special needs, psychology and technology.
    • Design, execute, and present a personal project, which synthesizes and applies, selected knowledge, skills and experiences appropriate to the students' personal and professional goals and/or their chosen area of specialization.

    In addition to fulfilling the outcomes of the Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies program, students completing the concentration in Homeland Security Studies will:

    • Comprehend the interdisciplinary field of Homeland Security and the complex political, cultural and legislative issues that are required to protect the homeland and respond to disasters.
    • Implement processes that strengthen project management, evaluation, and accountability within the homeland security directorate.
    • Identify and describe research issues relevant to existing and emerging homeland security challenges.
    • Assess current and future homeland security risks and opportunities.
    • Demonstrate the critical thinking, writing and research skills that are necessary to participate in the homeland security field.

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  • Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies with a Concentration in Integrative Health

    Admission Requirements

    Candidates for Van Loan School's undergraduate programs should have a minimum of two years full-time work experience. Admission to an undergraduate program requires a high school diploma, GED or conferred Associates degree from an accredited college or university. Prospective students may apply online at www.endicott.edu/VanLoan/Van-Loan-Admissions or submit the following materials to Van Loan School Admissions, Endicott College, 376 Hale St, Beverly, MA 01915:

    • Completed undergraduate application;
    • Non-refundable $25 application fee (check made payable to Endicott College, cash or online). Application fee waived for veteran and military students;
    • Essay of 250 - 500 words on career goals;
    • Official final high school transcript or GED certificate;
    • Official transcripts of any post-secondary academic work sent directly from the institution(s), including Joint Service Transcripts;
    • Official scores of the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) for students whose native language is not English; minimum score of 550 (paper-based) or 79 (iBT) is required. The institutional code for Endicott College is 3369. Endicott also accepts an IELTS score of 6.0 or better.

    All admissions requirements must be satisfied in order to be formally accepted, or matriculated, in a degree program. Students must be formally admitted to a program before the completion of 12 Endicott credits.

    International Applicants for Undergraduate Admission Requirements
    Endicott College welcomes and encourages applicants from around the world. International applicants must request that an official academic transcript confirming a secondary school diploma equivalent to a U.S. high school diploma be sent directly from the secondary school. Educational documents from outside the U.S. must be accompanied by a certified English translation, if deemed necessary.

    All transcripts and translations of transcripts must be official originals and must show courses completed, grades received, grading scale, duration of study, degree or diploma received, and the date conferred. Endicott College reserves the right to request verification of the credentials by an external agency. International applicants must submit current TOEFL scores when their native language is not English or when their high school transcript and diploma are not from an institution where English is the language of instruction. Once students have been admitted as degree candidates, Endicott College will send detailed instructions about the process for acquiring an Endicott-sponsored student visa.

    Program of Study

    Total Degree Requirements - 126 credits

    Required Curriculum

    World Cultures Course - 3 cr.
    Aesthetic Awareness & Creative Expression Course - 3 cr.
    Literary Perspectives Course - 3 cr.
    Individual and Society Course - 3 cr.
    Values & Ethical Reasoning Course - 3 cr.
    Science & Technology Course - 3 cr.
    Global Issues Course - 3 cr.
    Liberal Studies Elective* - 3 cr.
    General Education Electives - 12 cr. 
    Core Electives - 6 cr. (must be 300 level or higher) 
    Open Electives - 33 cr.

    • BUS 120 - Business Fundamentals I (Cr: 3)
    • CMM 306 - Social Impact of the Media (Cr: 3)
    • EC 350 - Career Transitions (Cr: 3)
    • ENG 111 - Critical Reading and Writing I (Cr: 3)
    • ENG 112 - Critical Reading and Writing II (Cr: 3)
    • LST 305 - Applied Research Methods (Cr: 3)
    • LST 489 - Senior Thesis I (Cr: 3)
    • LST 490 - Senior Thesis II (Cr: 3)
    • MTH 126 - Applied Statistics (Cr: 3)
    • POL 113 - American Government and Politics (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 100 - General Psychology (Cr: 3)
    • SOC 101 - Introduction to Sociology (Cr: 3)

    *Liberal Studies Electives

    Foreign Language Course - 3 cr.

    • LST 121 - Introduction to Gender Studies (Cr: 3)
    • LST 210 - Gender and Science (Cr: 3)
    • LST 350 - Male Images in Story and Film (Cr: 3)

    Total Number of Credits Required for Concentration- 18 credits

    Required Concentration Courses

    Elective* - 3 cr.

    • BUS 380 - Small Business Management (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 105 - Health Psychology (Cr: 3)
    • PE 202 - Integrative Health and Wellness Coaching (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 206 - Foundations of Mindfulness (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 323 - Stress and Illness (Cr: 3)

    *Required Concentration Elective

    • ART 110 - Foundations of Creative Therapies (Cr: 3)
    • ART 240 - Imagination and Creativity (Cr: 3)
    • BUS 300 - Entrepreneurship (Cr: 3)
    • BUS 450 - Dynamics of Leadership (Cr: 3)
    • EDM 200 - Culture and Identity (Cr: 3)
    • HMS 310 - Crisis Intervention (Cr: 3)
    • LST 301 - Yoga: Theory, Culture & Practice (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 115 - Substance Abuse and Society (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 335 - Theories of Counseling (Cr: 3)
    • SOC 201 - Trauma & Society (Cr: 3)

    Learning Outcomes

    Upon completion of the program, students will:

    • Effectively communicate in writing and through oral communication.
    • Demonstrate the critical inquiry and analysis skills needed to engage constructively in intellectual discourse within the concentration.
    • Recall and apply the basic foundational knowledge of educational studies as delivered through the Baccalaureate Core.
    • Students will demonstrate an understanding of the field of education including the areas of historic and current trends, assessment, special needs, psychology and technology.
    • Design, execute and present a personal project, which synthesizes and applies, selected knowledge, skills and experiences appropriate to the students' personal and professional goals and/or their chosen area of specialization.

    In addition to fulfilling the outcomes of the Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies program, students completing the concentration in Integrative Health will:

    • Recall and apply the foundational knowledge of health psychology as it applies to integrative health.
    • ​Demonstrate the writing, critical thinking, research and presentation skills necessary to communicate across the integrative health field.
    • Understand processes that strengthen individual and community accountability and awareness of health disparities.
    • Recognize business conventions and opportunities within the integrative health field and execute projects that enhance the field.
    • Develop the self and interpersonal awareness necessary to build resilience in one's self, community and work environments.  

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  • Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies with a Concentration in Montessori Education

    Admission Requirements

    Candidates for Van Loan School's undergraduate programs should have a minimum of two years full-time work experience. Admission to an undergraduate program requires a high school diploma, GED or conferred Associates degree from an accredited college or university. Prospective students may apply online at www.endicott.edu/VanLoan/Van-Loan-Admissions or submit the following materials to Van Loan School Admissions, Endicott College, 376 Hale St, Beverly, MA 01915:

    • Completed undergraduate application;
    • Non-refundable $25 application fee (check made payable to Endicott College, cash or online). Application fee waived for veteran and military students;
    • Essay of 250 - 500 words on career goals;
    • Official final high school transcript or GED certificate;
    • Official transcripts of any post-secondary academic work sent directly from the institution(s), including Joint Service Transcripts;
    • Official scores of the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) for students whose native language is not English; minimum score of 550 (paper-based) or 79 (iBT) is required. The institutional code for Endicott College is 3369. Endicott also accepts an IELTS score of 6.0 or better.

    All admissions requirements must be satisfied in order to be formally accepted, or matriculated, in a degree program. Students must be formally admitted to a program before the completion of 12 Endicott credits.

    International Applicants for Undergraduate Admission Requirements
    Endicott College welcomes and encourages applicants from around the world. International applicants must request that an official academic transcript confirming a secondary school diploma equivalent to a U.S. high school diploma be sent directly from the secondary school. Educational documents from outside the U.S. must be accompanied by a certified English translation if deemed necessary.

    All transcripts and translations of transcripts must be official originals and must show courses completed, grades received, grading scale, duration of study, degree or diploma received, and the date conferred. Endicott College reserves the right to request verification of the credentials by an external agency. International applicants must submit current TOEFL scores when their native language is not English or when their high school transcript and diploma are not from an institution where English is the language of instruction. Once students have been admitted as degree candidates, Endicott College will send detailed instructions about the process for acquiring an Endicott-sponsored student visa.

    Program of Study

    Total Degree Requirements - 126 credits

    Required Curriculum

    World Cultures Course - 3 cr.
    Aesthetic Awareness & Creative Expression Course - 3 cr.
    Literary Perspectives Course - 3 cr.
    Individual and Society Course - 3 cr.
    Values & Ethical Reasoning Course - 3 cr.
    Science & Technology Course - 3 cr.
    Global Issues Course - 3 cr.
    Liberal Studies Elective* - 3 cr.
    General Education Electives - 18 cr. (at least two 300 level or higher)    
    Open Electives - 36 cr. 

    • BUS 120 - Business Fundamentals I (Cr: 3)
    • CMM 306 - Social Impact of the Media (Cr: 3)
    • EC 350 - Career Transitions (Cr: 3)
    • ENG 111 - Critical Reading and Writing I (Cr: 3)
    • ENG 112 - Critical Reading and Writing II (Cr: 3)
    • LST 489 - Senior Thesis I (Cr: 3)
    • LST 490 - Senior Thesis II (Cr: 3)
    • MTH 126 - Applied Statistics (Cr: 3)
    • POL 113 - American Government and Politics (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 100 - General Psychology (Cr: 3)
    • SOC 101 - Introduction to Sociology (Cr: 3)

    *Liberal Studies Electives

    Foreign Language Course - 3 cr.

    • LST 121 - Introduction to Gender Studies (Cr: 3)
    • LST 210 - Gender and Science (Cr: 3)
    • LST 350 - Male Images in Story and Film (Cr: 3)

    Total Number of Credits Required for Concentration - 18 credits

    Required Concentration Courses

    • ED 101 - Introduction to Education (Cr: 3)
    • EDM 200 - Culture and Identity (Cr: 3)
    • EDM 300 - Education and Democracy (Cr: 3)
    • EDM 400 - Action Research (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 200 - Child and Adolescent Psychology (Cr: 3)

    Learning Outcomes

    Upon completion of the program, students will:

    • Effectively communicate in writing and through oral communication.
    • Demonstrate the critical inquiry and analysis skills needed to engage constructively in intellectual discourse in various disciplines.
    • Recall and apply the basic foundational knowledge of educational studies as delivered through the Baccalaureate Core.
    • Articulate the connections and distinctions between and among liberal arts disciplines, and their contemporary relevance.
    • Design, execute and present a personal project, which synthesizes and applies, selected knowledge, skills and experiences appropriate to the student's personal and professional goals and/or their chosen area of specialization.

    In addition to fulfilling the outcomes of the Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies program, students completing the concentration in Montessori Education will:

    • Enhance student writing and critical thinking regarding the Montessori Method.
    • Develop skills in action research.
    • Identify and describe intrinsic motivation as it applies to themselves as teachers and students.
    • Understanding the role of democracy in establishing the current public and private education system.
    • Assess the influence of culture on educational objectives.

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  • Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies with a Concentration in Trauma Studies

    Admission Requirements

    Candidates for Van Loan School's undergraduate programs should have a minimum of two years full-time work experience. Admission to an undergraduate program requires a high school diploma, GED or conferred Associates degree from an accredited college or university. Prospective students may apply online at www.endicott.edu/VanLoan/Van-Loan-Admissions or submit the following materials to Van Loan School Admissions, Endicott College, 376 Hale St, Beverly, MA 01915:

    • Completed undergraduate application;
    • Non-refundable $25 application fee (check made payable to Endicott College, cash or online). Application fee waived for veteran and military students;
    • Essay of 250 - 500 words on career goals;
    • Official final high school transcript or GED certificate;
    • Official transcripts of any post-secondary academic work sent directly from the institution(s), including Joint Service Transcripts;
    • Official scores of the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) for students whose native language is not English; minimum score of 550 (paper-based) or 79 (iBT) is required. The institutional code for Endicott College is 3369. Endicott also accepts an IELTS score of 6.0 or better.

    All admissions requirements must be satisfied in order to be formally accepted, or matriculated, in a degree program. Students must be formally admitted to a program before the completion of 12 Endicott credits.

    International Applicants for Undergraduate Admission Requirements
    Endicott College welcomes and encourages applicants from around the world. International applicants must request that an official academic transcript confirming a secondary school diploma equivalent to a U.S. high school diploma be sent directly from the secondary school. Educational documents from outside the U.S. must be accompanied by a certified English translation if deemed necessary.

    All transcripts and translations of transcripts must be official originals and must show courses completed, grades received, grading scale, duration of study, degree or diploma received, and the date conferred. Endicott College reserves the right to request verification of the credentials by an external agency. International applicants must submit current TOEFL scores when their native language is not English or when their high school transcript and diploma are not from an institution where English is the language of instruction. Once students have been admitted as degree candidates, Endicott College will send detailed instructions about the process for acquiring an Endicott-sponsored student visa.

    Program of Study

    Total Degree Requirements - 126 credits

    Required Curriculum

    World Cultures Course - 3 cr.
    Aesthetic Awareness & Creative Expression Course - 3 cr.
    Literary Perspectives Course - 3 cr.
    Individual and Society Course - 3 cr.
    Values & Ethical Reasoning Course - 3 cr.
    Science & Technology Course - 3 cr.
    Global Issues Course - 3 cr.
    Liberal Studies Elective* - 3 cr.
    Core Electives - 6 cr. (must be 300 level or higher)
    Open Electives - 45 cr. 

    • BUS 120 - Business Fundamentals I (Cr: 3)
    • CMM 306 - Social Impact of the Media (Cr: 3)
    • EC 350 - Career Transitions (Cr: 3)
    • ENG 111 - Critical Reading and Writing I (Cr: 3)
    • ENG 112 - Critical Reading and Writing II (Cr: 3)
    • LST 305 - Applied Research Methods (Cr: 3)
    • LST 489 - Senior Thesis I (Cr: 3)
    • LST 490 - Senior Thesis II (Cr: 3)
    • MTH 126 - Applied Statistics (Cr: 3)
    • POL 113 - American Government and Politics (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 100 - General Psychology (Cr: 3)
    • SOC 101 - Introduction to Sociology (Cr: 3)

    *Liberal Studies Electives

    Foreign Language Course - 3 cr

    • LST 121 - Introduction to Gender Studies (Cr: 3)
    • LST 210 - Gender and Science (Cr: 3)
    • LST 350 - Male Images in Story and Film (Cr: 3)

    Total Number of Credits Required for Concentration - 18 credits

    Required Concentration Courses

    One Elective* - 3 cr.

    • HMS 310 - Crisis Intervention (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 225 - Psychology of Trauma (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 326 - Developmental Trauma (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 335 - Theories of Counseling (Cr: 3)
    • SOC 201 - Trauma & Society (Cr: 3)

    *Trauma Studies Electives

    • CJ 241 - Victimology (Cr: 3)
    • CJ 341 - Domestic Violence (Cr: 3)
    • HMS 309 - Contemporary Issues in PTSD Treatment (Cr: 3)
    • HMS 327 - The Victimization of Children (Cr: 3)
    • HMS 357 - Workplace and School Violence (Cr: 3)
    • HMS 440 - Understanding and Treating Sexual Trauma: Theory, Research and Practice (Cr: 3)
    • POL 216 - International Conflicts (Cr: 3)
    • POL 430 - Human Rights (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 317 - Criminal Profiling and Threat Assessment (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 435 - Group Therapy: Theory and Practice (Cr: 3)

    Learning Outcomes

    Upon completion of the program, students will:

    • Effectively communicate in writing and through oral communication.
    • Demonstrate the critical inquiry and analysis skills needed to engage constructively in intellectual discourse in various disciplines.
    • Recall and apply the basic foundational knowledge of educational studies as delivered through the Baccalaureate Core.
    • Articulate the connections and distinctions between and among liberal arts disciplines, and their contemporary relevance.
    • Design, execute and present a personal project, which synthesizes and applies, selected knowledge, skills and experiences appropriate to the student's personal and professional goals and/or their chosen area of specialization.

    In addition to fulfilling the outcomes of the Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies program, students completing the concentration in Trauma Studies will:

    • Comprehend how trauma is an individual, political and cultural issue.
    • Assess individual and organizational risk by engaging in critical thinking regarding the impact of trauma on individuals and society.
    • Prepare students to understand the populations that have experienced trauma and to develop programs that better service populations who have experienced trauma.
    • Identify and describe research issues relevant to policy and educational issues that prevent trauma.
    • Demonstrate the critical thinking, writing, and research skills that are necessary to participate in the trauma studies field.

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  • Bachelor of Science in Psychology with a Concentration in Early Childhood Education

    Admission Requirements

    Candidates for Van Loan School's undergraduate programs should have a minimum of two years full-time work experience. Admission to an undergraduate program requires a high school diploma, GED or conferred Associates degree from an accredited college or university. Prospective students may apply online at www.endicott.edu/VanLoan/Van-Loan-Admissions or submit the following materials to Van Loan School Admissions, Endicott College, 376 Hale St, Beverly, MA 01915:

    • Completed undergraduate application;
    • Non-refundable $25 application fee (check made payable to Endicott College, cash or online) Application fee waived for veteran and military students
    • Essay of 250 - 500 words on career goals;
    • Official final high school transcript or GED certificate
    • Official transcripts of any post-secondary academic work sent directly from the institution(s), including Joint Service Transcripts.
    • Official scores of the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) for students whose native language is not English; minimum score of 550 (paper-based) or 79 (iBT) is required. The institutional code for Endicott College is 3369. Endicott also accepts an IELTS score of 6.0 or better.

    All admissions requirements must be satisfied in order to be formally accepted, or matriculated, in a degree program. Students must be formally admitted to a program before the completion of 12 Endicott credits.

    International Applicants for Undergraduate Admission Requirements
    Endicott College welcomes and encourages applicants from around the world. International applicants must request that an official academic transcript confirming a secondary school diploma equivalent to a U.S. high school diploma be sent directly from the secondary school. Educational documents from outside the U.S. must be accompanied by a certified English translation, if deemed necessary.

    All transcripts and translations of transcripts must be official originals and must show courses completed, grades received, grading scale, duration of study, degree or diploma received, and the date conferred. Endicott College reserves the right to request verification of the credentials by an external agency. International applicants must submit current TOEFL scores when their native language is not English or when their high school transcript and diploma are not from an institution where English is the language of instruction. Once students have been admitted as degree candidates, Endicott College will send detailed instructions about the process for acquiring an Endicott- sponsored student visa.

    Program of Study

    Total Degree Requirements - 126 credits

    Required Curriculum

    World Cultures Course - 3 cr.
    Aesthetic Awareness & Creative Expression Course - 3 cr.
    Literary Perspectives Course - 3 cr.
    Values & Ethical Reasoning Course - 3 cr.
    Science & Technology Course - 3 cr.
    Global Issues Course - 3 cr.
    Core Electives - 6 cr. (Must be 300 level or higher)
    Psychology Major Electives - 3 cr.
    Open Electives - 27 cr.

    • EC 350 - Career Transitions (Cr: 3)
    • ENG 111 - Critical Reading and Writing I (Cr: 3)
    • ENG 112 - Critical Reading and Writing II (Cr: 3)
    • LST 305 - Applied Research Methods (Cr: 3)
    • MTH 126 - Applied Statistics (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 100 - General Psychology (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 200 - Child and Adolescent Psychology (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 203 - Adulthood and Aging (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 220 - Psychological Perspectives (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 310 - Abnormal Psychology (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 322 - Biological Psychology (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 345 - Cognitive Psychology (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 350 - History and Systems of Psychology (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 489 - Senior Thesis I (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 490 - Senior Thesis II (Cr: 3)
    • SOC 101 - Introduction to Sociology (Cr: 3)

    Total Number of Credits Required for Concentration - 24 credits

    Required Concentration Courses

    • ED 201 - Foundations of Reading (Cr: 3)
    • ED 203 - Inclusionary Practices in Educational Settings (Cr: 3)
    • ED 207 - Strategies of Teaching Early Childhood Curriculum (Cr: 3)
    • ED 221 - Emergent Literacy Instruction (Cr: 3)
    • ED 308 - Early Childhood Methods (Cr: 3)
    • ED 331 - Issues and Best Practices of English Language Learners (Cr: 3)

    Required General Education Courses

    • ENG 312 - Literature for Children (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 204 - Child Growth and Development (Cr: 3)

    Learning Outcomes

    Upon completion of the program, students will:

    • Demonstrate familiarity with the major concepts, theoretical perspectives, empirical findings, and historical trends in psychology.
    • Demonstrate the critical inquiry and analysis skills needed to engage constructively in academic discourse within the psychology discipline.
    • Demonstrate an understanding of basic research methods in psychology, including research design, data analysis, and interpretation.
    • Communicate effectively within the conventions of the discipline.
    • Design, execute and present a personal project, which synthesizes and applies selected knowledge, skills, and experiences appropriate to the students' personal and professional goals and/or their chosen area of specialization.

    In addition to fulfilling the outcomes of the Bachelor of Science in Psychology program, students completing the concentration in Early Childhood Education will:

    • Effectively communicate in writing and through oral communication
    • Recognize the fundamental benchmarks to work in the field of early childhood education
    • Demonstrate the critical inquiry and analysis skills needed to engage constructively in intellectual discourse within the concentration
    • Recall and apply the basic foundational knowledge of early childhood education as delivered through the Baccalaureate Core
    • Apply quantitative decision-making techniques for problem solving in the early childhood classroom
    • Design, execute and present a personal project, which synthesizes and applies selected knowledge, skills, and experiences appropriate to the student's personal and professional goals and/or their chosen area of specialization.

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  • Bachelor of Science in Psychology with a Concentration in Homeland Security Studies

    Admission Requirements

    Candidates for Van Loan School's undergraduate programs should have a minimum of two years full-time work experience. Admission to an undergraduate program requires a high school diploma, GED or conferred Associates degree from an accredited college or university. Prospective students may apply online at www.endicott.edu/VanLoan/Van-Loan-Admissions or submit the following materials to Van Loan School Admissions, Endicott College, 376 Hale St, Beverly, MA 01915:

    • Completed undergraduate application;
    • Non-refundable $25 application fee (check made payable to Endicott College, cash or online) Application fee waived for veteran and military students
    • Essay of 250 - 500 words on career goals;
    • Official final high school transcript or GED certificate
    • Official transcripts of any post-secondary academic work sent directly from the institution(s), including Joint Service Transcripts.
    • Official scores of the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) for students whose native language is not English; minimum score of 550 (paper-based) or 79 (iBT) is required. The institutional code for Endicott College is 3369. Endicott also accepts an IELTS score of 6.0 or better.

    All admissions requirements must be satisfied in order to be formally accepted, or matriculated, in a degree program. Students must be formally admitted to a program before the completion of 12 Endicott credits.

    International Applicants for Undergraduate Admission Requirements
    Endicott College welcomes and encourages applicants from around the world. International applicants must request that an official academic transcript confirming a secondary school diploma equivalent to a U.S. high school diploma be sent directly from the secondary school. Educational documents from outside the U.S. must be accompanied by a certified English translation, if deemed necessary.

    All transcripts and translations of transcripts must be official originals and must show courses completed, grades received, grading scale, duration of study, degree or diploma received, and the date conferred. Endicott College reserves the right to request verification of the credentials by an external agency. International applicants must submit current TOEFL scores when their native language is not English or when their high school transcript and diploma are not from an institution where English is the language of instruction. Once students have been admitted as degree candidates, Endicott College will send detailed instructions about the process for acquiring an Endicott- sponsored student visa.

    Program of Study

    Total Degree Requirements - 126 credits

    Required Curriculum

    World Cultures Course - 3 cr.
    Aesthetic Awareness & Creative Expression Course - 3 cr.
    Literary Perspectives Course - 3 cr.
    Values & Ethical Reasoning Course - 3 cr.
    Science & Technology Courses - 3 cr.
    Global Issues Course - 3 cr.
    Core Electives - 6 cr. (must be 300 level or higher)
    Psychology Major Electives - 3 cr. 
    Open Electives - 33 cr. 

    • EC 350 - Career Transitions (Cr: 3)
    • ENG 111 - Critical Reading and Writing I (Cr: 3)
    • ENG 112 - Critical Reading and Writing II (Cr: 3)
    • LST 305 - Applied Research Methods (Cr: 3)
    • MTH 126 - Applied Statistics (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 100 - General Psychology (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 200 - Child and Adolescent Psychology (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 203 - Adulthood and Aging (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 220 - Psychological Perspectives (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 310 - Abnormal Psychology (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 322 - Biological Psychology (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 345 - Cognitive Psychology (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 350 - History and Systems of Psychology (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 489 - Senior Thesis I (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 490 - Senior Thesis II (Cr: 3)
    • SOC 101 - Introduction to Sociology (Cr: 3)

    Total Number of Credits Required for Concentration- 18 credits

    Required Concentration Courses

    • BUS 355 - Risk Management (Cr: 3)
    • CSC 230 - Cyber Threats and Security (Cr: 3)
    • HLS 105 - Introduction to Homeland Security (Cr: 3)
    • HLS 205 - America's Intelligence Community (Cr: 3)
    • POL 216 - International Conflicts (Cr: 3)
    • SST 301 - Terrorism Studies (Cr: 3)

    Learning Outcomes

    Upon completion of the program, students will:

    • Demonstrate familiarity with the major concepts, theoretical perspectives, empirical findings, and historical trends in psychology.
    • Demonstrate the critical inquiry and analysis skills needed to engage constructively in academic discourse within the psychology discipline.
    • Demonstrate an understanding of basic research methods in psychology, including research design, data analysis, and interpretation.
    • Communicate effectively within the conventions of the discipline.
    • Design, execute, and present a personal project, which synthesizes and applies selected knowledge, skills, and experiences appropriate to the students' personal and professional goals and/or their chosen area of specialization.

    In addition to fulfilling the outcomes of the Bachelor of Science in Psychology program, students completing the concentration in Homeland Security Studies will:

    • Comprehend the interdisciplinary field of Homeland Security and the complex political, cultural and legislative issues that are required to protect the homeland and respond to disasters
    • Implement processes that strengthen project management, evaluation, and accountability within the homeland security directorate
    • Identify and describe research issues relevant to existing and emerging homeland security challenges
    • Assess current and future homeland security risks and opportunities
    • Demonstrate the critical thinking, writing and research skills that are necessary to participate in the homeland security field

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  • Bachelor of Science in Psychology with a Concentration in Integrative Health

    Admission Requirements

    Candidates for Van Loan School's undergraduate programs should have a minimum of two years full-time work experience. Admission to an undergraduate program requires a high school diploma, GED or conferred Associates degree from an accredited college or university. Prospective students may apply online at www.endicott.edu/VanLoan/Van-Loan-Admissions or submit the following materials to Van Loan School Admissions, Endicott College, 376 Hale St, Beverly, MA 01915:

    • Completed undergraduate application;
    • Non-refundable $25 application fee (check made payable to Endicott College, cash or online) Application fee waived for veteran and military students
    • Essay of 250 - 500 words on career goals;
    • Official final high school transcript or GED certificate
    • Official transcripts of any post-secondary academic work sent directly from the institution(s), including Joint Service Transcripts.
    • Official scores of the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) for students whose native language is not English; minimum score of 550 (paper-based) or 79 (iBT) is required. The institutional code for Endicott College is 3369. Endicott also accepts an IELTS score of 6.0 or better.

    All admissions requirements must be satisfied in order to be formally accepted, or matriculated, in a degree program. Students must be formally admitted to a program before the completion of 12 Endicott credits.

    International Applicants for Undergraduate Admission Requirements
    Endicott College welcomes and encourages applicants from around the world. International applicants must request that an official academic transcript confirming a secondary school diploma equivalent to a U.S. high school diploma be sent directly from the secondary school. Educational documents from outside the U.S. must be accompanied by a certified English translation if deemed necessary.

    All transcripts and translations of transcripts must be official originals and must show courses completed, grades received, grading scale, duration of study, degree or diploma received, and the date conferred. Endicott College reserves the right to request verification of the credentials by an external agency. International applicants must submit current TOEFL scores when their native language is not English or when their high school transcript and diploma are not from an institution where English is the language of instruction. Once students have been admitted as degree candidates, Endicott College will send detailed instructions about the process for acquiring an Endicott- sponsored student visa.

    Program of Study

    Total Degree Requirements - 126 credits

    Required Curriculum

    World Cultures Course - 3 cr.
    Aesthetic Awareness & Creative Expression Course - 3 cr.
    Literary Perspectives Course - 3 cr.
    Values & Ethical Reasoning Course - 3 cr.
    Science & Technology Courses - 3 cr.
    Global Issues Course - 3 cr.
    General Education Electives - 12 cr.
    Core Electives - 6 cr. (Must be 300 level or higher)
    Psychology Major Electives - 3 cr. 
    Open Electives - 21 cr. 

    • EC 350 - Career Transitions (Cr: 3)
    • ENG 111 - Critical Reading and Writing I (Cr: 3)
    • ENG 112 - Critical Reading and Writing II (Cr: 3)
    • LST 305 - Applied Research Methods (Cr: 3)
    • MTH 126 - Applied Statistics (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 100 - General Psychology (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 200 - Child and Adolescent Psychology (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 203 - Adulthood and Aging (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 220 - Psychological Perspectives (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 310 - Abnormal Psychology (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 322 - Biological Psychology (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 345 - Cognitive Psychology (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 350 - History and Systems of Psychology (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 489 - Senior Thesis I (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 490 - Senior Thesis II (Cr: 3)
    • SOC 101 - Introduction to Sociology (Cr: 3)

    Total Number of Credits Required for Concentration- 18 credits

    Required Concentration Courses

    Elective* - 3 cr.

    • BUS 380 - Small Business Management (Cr: 3)
    • PE 202 - Integrative Health and Wellness Coaching (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 105 - Health Psychology (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 206 - Foundations of Mindfulness (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 323 - Stress and Illness (Cr: 3)

    *Required Concentration Elective

    • ART 110 - Foundations of Creative Therapies (Cr: 3)
    • ART 240 - Imagination and Creativity (Cr: 3)
    • BUS 300 - Entrepreneurship (Cr: 3)
    • BUS 450 - Dynamics of Leadership (Cr: 3)
    • EDM 200 - Culture and Identity (Cr: 3)
    • HMS 310 - Crisis Intervention (Cr: 3)
    • LST 301 - Yoga: Theory, Culture & Practice (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 115 - Substance Abuse and Society (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 335 - Theories of Counseling (Cr: 3)
    • SOC 201 - Trauma & Society (Cr: 3)

    Learning Outcomes

    Upon completion of the program, students will:

    • Demonstrate familiarity with the major concepts, theoretical perspectives, empirical findings, and historical trends in psychology.
    • Demonstrate the critical inquiry and analysis skills needed to engage constructively in academic discourse within the psychology discipline.
    • Demonstrate an understanding of basic research methods in psychology, including research design, data analysis, and interpretation.
    • Communicate effectively within the conventions of the discipline.
    • Design, execute, and present a personal project, which synthesizes and applies selected knowledge, skills, and experiences appropriate to the students' personal and professional goals and/or their chosen area of specialization.

    In addition to fulfilling the outcomes of the Bachelor of Science in Psychology program, students completing the concentration in Integrative Health will:

    • Recall and apply the foundational knowledge of health psychology as it applies to integrative health.
    • Demonstrate the writing, critical thinking, research and presentation skills necessary to communicate across the integrative health field.
    • Understand processes that strength individual and community accountability and awareness of health disparities.
    • Recognize business conventions and opportunities within the integrative health field and execute projects that enhance the field.
    • Develop the self and interpersonal awareness necessary to build resilience in one's self, community and work environments

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  • Bachelor of Science in Psychology with a Concentration in Montessori Education

    Admission Requirements

    Candidates for Van Loan School's undergraduate programs should have a minimum of two years full-time work experience. Admission to an undergraduate program requires a high school diploma, GED or conferred Associates degree from an accredited college or university. Prospective students may apply online at www.endicott.edu/VanLoan/Van-Loan-Admissions or submit the following materials to Van Loan School Admissions, Endicott College, 376 Hale St, Beverly, MA 01915:

    • Completed undergraduate application;
    • Non-refundable $25 application fee (check made payable to Endicott College, cash or online) Application fee waived for veteran and military students
    • Essay of 250 - 500 words on career goals;
    • Official final high school transcript or GED certificate
    • Official transcripts of any post-secondary academic work sent directly from the institution(s), including Joint Service Transcripts.
    • Official scores of the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) for students whose native language is not English; minimum score of 550 (paper-based) or 79 (iBT) is required. The institutional code for Endicott College is 3369. Endicott also accepts an IELTS score of 6.0 or better.

    All admissions requirements must be satisfied in order to be formally accepted, or matriculated, in a degree program. Students must be formally admitted to a program before the completion of 12 Endicott credits.

    International Applicants for Undergraduate Admission Requirements
    Endicott College welcomes and encourages applicants from around the world. International applicants must request that an official academic transcript confirming a secondary school diploma equivalent to a U.S. high school diploma be sent directly from the secondary school. Educational documents from outside the U.S. must be accompanied by a certified English translation if deemed necessary.

    All transcripts and translations of transcripts must be official originals and must show courses completed, grades received, grading scale, duration of study, degree or diploma received, and the date conferred. Endicott College reserves the right to request verification of the credentials by an external agency. International applicants must submit current TOEFL scores when their native language is not English or when their high school transcript and diploma are not from an institution where English is the language of instruction. Once students have been admitted as degree candidates, Endicott College will send detailed instructions about the process for acquiring an Endicott- sponsored student visa.

    Program of Study

    Total Degree Requirements - 126 credits

    Required Curriculum

    World Cultures Course - 3 cr.
    Aesthetic Awareness & Creative Expression Course - 3 cr.
    Literary Perspectives Course - 3 cr.
    Values & Ethical Reasoning Course - 3 cr.
    Science & Technology Courses - 3 cr.
    Global Issues Course - 3 cr.
    Core Electives - 6 cr. (Must be two 300 level or higher)
    Psychology Major Electives - 3 cr. 
    Open Electives - 39 cr. 

    • EC 350 - Career Transitions (Cr: 3)
    • ENG 111 - Critical Reading and Writing I (Cr: 3)
    • ENG 112 - Critical Reading and Writing II (Cr: 3)
    • MTH 126 - Applied Statistics (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 100 - General Psychology (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 203 - Adulthood and Aging (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 220 - Psychological Perspectives (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 310 - Abnormal Psychology (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 322 - Biological Psychology (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 345 - Cognitive Psychology (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 350 - History and Systems of Psychology (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 489 - Senior Thesis I (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 490 - Senior Thesis II (Cr: 3)
    • SOC 101 - Introduction to Sociology (Cr: 3)

    Total Number of Credits Required for Concentration - 18 credits

    Required Concentration Courses

    • ED 101 - Introduction to Education (Cr: 3)
    • EDM 200 - Culture and Identity (Cr: 3)
    • EDM 300 - Education and Democracy (Cr: 3)
    • EDM 400 - Action Research (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 200 - Child and Adolescent Psychology (Cr: 3)

    Learning Outcomes

    Upon completion of the program, students will:

    • Demonstrate familiarity with the major concepts, theoretical perspectives, empirical findings, and historical trends in psychology.
    • Demonstrate the critical inquiry and analysis skills needed to engage constructively in academic discourse within the psychology discipline.
    • Demonstrate an understanding of basic research methods in psychology, including research design, data analysis, and interpretation.
    • Communicate effectively within the conventions of the discipline.
    • Design, execute and present a personal project, which synthesizes and applies selected knowledge, skills, and experiences appropriate to the student's personal and professional goals and/or their chosen area of specialization.

    In addition to fulfilling the outcomes of the Bachelor of Science in Psychology program, students completing the concentration in Montessori Education will:

    • Enhance student writing and critical thinking regarding the Montessori Method
    • Develop skills in action research
    • Identify and describe intrinsic motivation as it applies to themselves as teachers and students
    • Understanding the role of democracy in establishing the current public and private education system
    • Assess the influence of culture on educational objectives

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  • Bachelor of Science in Psychology with a Concentration in Trauma Studies

    Admission Requirements

    Candidates for Van Loan School's undergraduate programs should have a minimum of two years full-time work experience. Admission to an undergraduate program requires a high school diploma, GED or conferred Associates degree from an accredited college or university. Prospective students may apply online at www.endicott.edu/VanLoan/Van-Loan-Admissions or submit the following materials to Van Loan School Admissions, Endicott College, 376 Hale St, Beverly, MA 01915:

    • Completed undergraduate application;
    • Non-refundable $25 application fee (check made payable to Endicott College, cash or online) Application fee waived for veteran and military students
    • Essay of 250 - 500 words on career goals;
    • Official final high school transcript or GED certificate
    • Official transcripts of any post-secondary academic work sent directly from the institution(s), including Joint Service Transcripts.
    • Official scores of the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) for students whose native language is not English; minimum score of 550 (paper-based) or 79 (iBT) is required. The institutional code for Endicott College is 3369. Endicott also accepts an IELTS score of 6.0 or better.

    All admissions requirements must be satisfied in order to be formally accepted, or matriculated, in a degree program. Students must be formally admitted to a program before the completion of 12 Endicott credits.

    International Applicants for Undergraduate Admission Requirements
    Endicott College welcomes and encourages applicants from around the world. International applicants must request that an official academic transcript confirming a secondary school diploma equivalent to a U.S. high school diploma be sent directly from the secondary school. Educational documents from outside the U.S. must be accompanied by a certified English translation, if deemed necessary.

    All transcripts and translations of transcripts must be official originals and must show courses completed, grades received, grading scale, duration of study, degree or diploma received, and the date conferred. Endicott College reserves the right to request verification of the credentials by an external agency. International applicants must submit current TOEFL scores when their native language is not English or when their high school transcript and diploma are not from an institution where English is the language of instruction. Once students have been admitted as degree candidates, Endicott College will send detailed instructions about the process for acquiring an Endicott- sponsored student visa.

    Program of Study

    Total Degree Requirements - 126 credits

    Required Curriculum

    World Cultures Course - 3 cr.
    Aesthetic Awareness & Creative Expression Course - 3 cr.
    Literary Perspectives Course - 3 cr.
    Values & Ethical Reasoning Course - 3 cr.
    Science & Technology Courses - 3 cr.
    Global Issues Course - 3 cr.
    Core Electives - 6 cr. (at least two 300 level or higher)
    Psychology Major Electives - 3 cr. 
    Open Electives - 33 cr. 

    • EC 350 - Career Transitions (Cr: 3)
    • ENG 111 - Critical Reading and Writing I (Cr: 3)
    • ENG 112 - Critical Reading and Writing II (Cr: 3)
    • LST 305 - Applied Research Methods (Cr: 3)
    • MTH 126 - Applied Statistics (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 100 - General Psychology (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 200 - Child and Adolescent Psychology (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 203 - Adulthood and Aging (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 220 - Psychological Perspectives (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 310 - Abnormal Psychology (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 322 - Biological Psychology (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 345 - Cognitive Psychology (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 350 - History and Systems of Psychology (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 489 - Senior Thesis I (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 490 - Senior Thesis II (Cr: 3)
    • SOC 101 - Introduction to Sociology (Cr: 3)

    Total Number of Credits Required for Concentration - 18 credits

    Required Concentration Courses

    One Elective* - 3 cr.

    • HMS 310 - Crisis Intervention (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 225 - Psychology of Trauma (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 326 - Developmental Trauma (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 335 - Theories of Counseling (Cr: 3)
    • SOC 201 - Trauma & Society (Cr: 3)

    *Trauma Studies Electives

    • CJ 241 - Victimology (Cr: 3)
    • CJ 341 - Domestic Violence (Cr: 3)
    • HMS 309 - Contemporary Issues in PTSD Treatment (Cr: 3)
    • HMS 327 - The Victimization of Children (Cr: 3)
    • HMS 357 - Workplace and School Violence (Cr: 3)
    • HMS 440 - Understanding and Treating Sexual Trauma: Theory, Research and Practice (Cr: 3)
    • POL 216 - International Conflicts (Cr: 3)
    • POL 430 - Human Rights (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 317 - Criminal Profiling and Threat Assessment (Cr: 3)
    • PSY 435 - Group Therapy: Theory and Practice (Cr: 3)

    Learning Outcomes

    Upon completion of the program, students will:

    • Demonstrate familiarity with the major concepts, theoretical perspectives, empirical findings, and historical trends in psychology.
    • Demonstrate the critical inquiry and analysis skills needed to engage constructively in academic discourse within the psychology discipline.
    • Demonstrate an understanding of basic research methods in psychology, including research design, data analysis, and interpretation.
    • Communicate effectively within the conventions of the discipline.
    • Design, execute and present a personal project, which synthesizes and applies selected knowledge, skills, and experiences appropriate to the student's personal and professional goals and/or their chosen area of specialization.

    In addition to fulfilling the outcomes of the Bachelor of Science in Psychology program, students completing the concentration in Trauma Studies will:

    • Comprehend how trauma is an individual, political and cultural issue
    • Assess individual and organizational risk by engaging in critical thinking regarding the impact of trauma on individuals and society
    • Prepare students to understand the populations that have experienced trauma and to develop programs that better service populations who have experienced trauma
    • Identify and describe research issues relevant to policy and educational issues that prevent trauma
    • Demonstrate the critical thinking, writing, and research skills that are necessary to participate in the trauma studies field

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