Welcome to Part-Time Studies
Students come to Fairfield for practical reasons - to start or complete their bachelor's degree, to pursue professional development or certification, or to acquire intellectual or cultural enrichment. Whatever your goal, as a Part-Time Studies student you'll experience a dynamic, personalized learning environment and discover the gateway to advancement in your life and your career.
- Degree programs:
Begin or complete your undergraduate degree with flexible part-time day, evening, weekend, intersession, and online courses through our BA/BS Degree Program or our Bachelor of Professional Studies Program.
- Certificate programs:
We offer a broad array of occupational certificate programs intended to enhance your skills and professional credentials. Learn more about our certificates in EMT, Interior Decorating, Interior Design, Professional Certificate Programs, and Post-Baccalaureate Certificate Programs.
- Personal enrichment programs:
Fairfield University is a natural hub for intellectual and cultural activity. With such an engaging learning environment, students of all ages come to us from a broad range of backgrounds and interests to pursue personal enrichment. Learn more about our Learning for a Lifetime Program, Manhattan Art Tours, The Inspired Writer's series, and much more.
- Summer programs and camps:
Enjoy the many enriching opportunities Fairfield University offers students of all ages throughout the summer.
- Courses for credit:
Whether you're a visiting student, a non-degree student, or a degree student you can take courses for credit during our many intersessions. Browse through our open courses to see topics and enrollment information.