School of Professional Studies for Adults

Take the next step, in both your life and your career, with the School of Professional Studies at WPU.

There are many reasons to seek a degree as an adult learner. Continuing your education can create better opportunities within your field or help you to pursue your interests in other fields – no matter your reason, WPU has a program to help you achieve your personal or professional goals!

Admissions Steps

  • Apply
    Applying is Easy

    We applaud you for all your hard work to get to this point, and we are pleased and honored that you’ve chosen to apply to WPU.

    Let’s get started on your application. When you are finished, remember to submit your transcripts. If you have any questions regarding your application status, please email us in the Office of Admissions, or call 919-508-2214.

     Apply Online
    For Readmitted Students
    Any student who previously attended William Peace University/Peace College, and seeks to return to his/her studies at WPU, is required to submit a brief online form for readmission.

    readmission form

    If you have any questions regarding your application status or the readmission process, please email us in the Office of Admissions, or call 919-508-2214.

  • Send My Transcripts
    Submit Your Transcripts

    Please submit documents and/or transcripts to admissions@peace.edu or mail to:

    William Peace University

    Attention: Office of SPS Admissions

    15 E. Peace Street

    Raleigh, NC  27604

    Contact an Admissions Counselor

  • Check My Application Status
    Want An Update? 

    Follow this link to see the status of your application.

    Check My Status

  • Spring 2021 Semester Schedule
    Spring 2021 Semester Schedule 

SPS Events of Interest

Adapted Teaching Curriculum Virtual Information Session

Join us for a virtual Adapted Curriculum Teaching Information Session -learn about the *program, meet EDU faculty, and hear from our Director of SPS Admission on admissions requirements for the […]

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Transfer Information Session

Thinking of Transferring to WPU? Learn what it's like to be a Pacer, what makes WPU a unique experience for our students, available scholarships and what the application process entails. […]

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Adult and Professional Studies Virtual Information Session

Are you looking for an accelerated bachelor's degree program that fits your busy lifestyle? We offer 100% online, hybrid, evenings, and some in-person undergraduate programs that can be completed in […]

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WPU First Year Experience

The purpose of the First Year Experience is to engage students in the academic and social communities of Peace. During this event you'll learn about our mentorships, resources for student […]

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A Chat With WPU Leadership

Whether you are a parent of an admitted student or an admitted student to WPU, you will benefit from this virtual event. We know that making that final decision as […]

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Adapted Teaching Curriculum Virtual Information Session

Join us for a virtual Adapted Curriculum Information Session -learn about the *program, meet EDU faculty, and hear from our Director of SPS Admission on admissions requirements for the program. […]

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Adult & Professional Studies At-a-Glance

Explore Adult Learning

Our Adult & Professional Studies Programs are the smart choice for discerning students who expect more from their education

WPU SPS student downtown.
$350
Per Credit Hour
#8
Best Online College in NC (Value Colleges)
#7
Most Affordable Online Bachelor's Degree in Criminal Justice (Best College Values)
Ferdinand is a proud SPS student
“They help you work through your challenges as far as scheduling goes. The class sizes are small, the instructors are accessible to you – plus it’s affordable.”
Ferdinand Griffin
SPS Student

Hear how Harrison balances parenting with studying at WPU’s School of Professional Studies.