We Have a New Director and New Organization at the Division of Continuing Education

How can we run the Division of Continuing Education (DCE) more efficiently while still maintaining the highest quality of services for students? This has been an important question at the DCE for several years. Continue reading

Environmental Studies Shoreline Ecology Field Course: Research at Eye Level Scale

Janet Gifford, Director of Marketing, Linfield College, Adult Degree Program

On a recent summer morning along the Pacific coastline, I ventured to Oregon’s tide pools alongside sixteen Linfield ADP students and instructor Dr. Ned Knight. This was day two of ADP’s five-day environmental studies course Shoreline Ecology, in which students conduct hands-on research at eye level scale. Continue reading

Can Adult Students Get Scholarships to Pay for College? At Linfield, the Answer is Yes.

Here’s a catch 22 you might be familiar with. Many adults who haven’t completed their undergraduate education reach a plateau in their careers that can only be overcome by having a degree. Continue reading