Adult and Graduate Studies

We often use the excuse of being too busy to take on something new—even if that something could make a difference in our lives. Brenau is challenging the excuses and giving adults like you the opportunity to earn a professionally focused degree or certification without interfering with your life. Our classes are flexible, and many of our programs can be completed 100% online so you can fit an education into your busy schedule.
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Brenau Adult and Graduate Studies: Designed with You in Mind

If you are a busy, working adult, Brenau offers professionally focused undergraduate and graduate degrees and professional certification programs in flexible, convenient formats that meet your goals and fit your schedule. Brenau has a rich history of 135 years, with more than 35 years of experience in delivering programs for adults. As a Brenau student, you can schedule your classes in a format that is convenient to you. Many of our programs can be completed 100% online.

Largest MBA Programs

You choose the format. We provide the quality.

  • On-ground and online modality offerings.
  • Multiple locations at regional sites around Georgia - in Norcross, Fairburn, Augusta, Gainesville – and online.
  • Classes meet one night a week from 6:00 PM -10:00 PM.
  • Accelerated design – Most courses are five weeks for undergraduate programs and six weeks for graduate courses.

Real Value. Real Results

  • One of the top 15 in “America's Best Colleges – Southeast” 2012 - U.S. News & World Report. Brenau’s sixth consecutive year in this position.
  • Brenau’s online programs also scored high nationally in U.S. News & World Report. Named #9 in the nation’s "Honor Roll" listing for online graduate degrees in the College of Education.
  • Named one of the best universities in the Southeast by The Princeton Review.
  • Achieved Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs accreditation in 2012.
  • Recognized for academic excellence in its business programs by winning membership in the worldwide Delta Mu Delta business honor society. Only three other Georgia institutions have Delta Mu Delta chapters.
  • SACS accreditation (Southern Association of Colleges and Schools)

Accelerated Format

One course at a time, one night a week. It’s a format that helps working adults fit education into their busy schedules. Accelerated class schedules combined with the opportunity to receive credit for work experience and military training helps our students graduate faster.

Coursework and Faculty

Our faculty is made up of a dedicated team of instructors who blend academic expertise with real-world experience. This unique approach to sharpening students’ writing, speaking and critical thinking skills helps prepare them for their future career.

Learning Teams

Participation in the classroom is just one way we help students become experts in a new field. We also create personal learning teams. Each team member takes the same courses and meets weekly outside of class providing extra support and a collaborative learning experience.

Excellence lives here, at Brenau University

With a rich history of 135 years, and more than 35 years of experience in adult education programs, Brenau is a leader in academics. We have been named one of the best universities in the Southeast by the Princeton Review, and are #9 in the nation’s honor roll listing for online degrees. These accolades, along with many more, are why adult learners choose us to get the education they need.