The University Without Walls (UWW) Program is a competency-based degree program that leads to a Bachelor of Arts or a Bachelor of Science degree. UWW recognizes learning that occurs outside of the traditional classroom.?Students work with an academic advisor, a community advisor and the UWW advisor to design an individualized curriculum.

Program Benefits

If you are a self-directed learner and have a clear academic direction, the unique features of the UWW program provide a path to attaining a baccalaureate degree. Your program will:

  • be competency-based and self-directed
  • include an individualized curriculum
  • ?provide alternatives to traditional classrooms
  • ?provide involvement with University faculty
Career Options

UWW students tailor their curriculum according to their individual needs and goals. Some of the top professional fields that our graduates enter into are:

  • Administration
  • Business
  • Education
  • Law Enforcement
  • Health and Social Services

Graduate Study

Many Interdisciplinary Studies graduates pursue advanced degrees in master’s and doctorate programs. The most common subject areas are:

  • Social Work
  • Education
  • Human Resources Development
  • Legal Careers
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Counseling
  • Criminal Justice
  • Inner City Studies
  • Computer Science

For more detailed career information, visit the U.S. Department of Labor

Academic Catalog Information

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Department and Contact Information

If you are interested in the program or have questions, please contact?Nontraditional Degree Programs?at (773) 442-6030 or


About Northeastern

Northeastern Illinois University is home to students from all corners of the world and is one of the?most ethnically diverse?universities in the nation. Our small class sizes, flexible schedules and dedicated faculty can help you succeed in your studies.

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