Welcome to the home for Chatham University's College for Continuing and Professional Studies (CCPS). CCPS specializes in online and low-residency programs at the undergraduate, graduate, and certificate level. Feel free to explore our program offerings within the links below. If you have additional questions about enrollment, our Admission Office is available to assist you with the process.
For more information please contact:
Assistant Director of Online Admission
Woodland Road Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Toll free: 866-815-2050
Degrees & Programs
|Program||Online Program||On ground visit required|
|RN-to-Bachelor of Science in Nursing||Yes||May require on-ground liberal arts courses|
|Master of Fine Arts - Creative Writing||Yes||10 days in early August|
|Masters Programs in Infant Mental Health||Partial||Combination of online and on-ground classes|
|Master of Science in Interior Architecture||Yes||Students defend thesis in residency|
|Master of Professional Writing||Yes||No|
|Professional Doctorate of Occupational Therapy||Yes||2 short campus visits required|
|Master of Science in Nursing||Yes||No|
|Doctorate of Nursing Practice||Yes||1 campus visit required|
|Infant Mental Health||Yes||Weekend visit|
|Master of Education||Yes||No|
Due to higher education regulation changes, effective April 2012, Chatham University is unable to accept applications for admission to online programs and courses from students residing in:
- North Carolina
*Massachusetts residents are not eligible to apply for the RN-Bachelor of Science in Nursing program or the Masters programs in Infant Mental Health.
If you are a resident of Maryland enrolling in online classes at Chatham, click here for information from the Maryland Higher Education Commission.
For Maryland Residents enrolled in fully-online programs:
Chatham University is registered with the Maryland Higher Education Commission to offer online programs.
Chatham University is subject to investigation of complaints by the Maryland Office of the Attorney General and the Maryland Higher Education Commission. If a student complaint has not been resolved through the University process as outlined in the Student Handbook, Maryland residents enrolled in fully-online programs should contact either of these following entities for additional assistance in resolution:
Maryland Higher Education Commission
6 N. Liberty St., 10th Floor
Baltimore, MD 21201
Office of the Attorney General
200 Saint Paul Place
Baltimore, MD 21202
(1) The minimum refund that an institution shall pay to a Maryland student who withdraws or is terminated after completing only a portion of a course, program, or term within the applicable billing period is as follows: Proportion of Total Course, Program, or Term completed as of Date of Withdrawal or Termination Tuition Refund Less than 10% 90% refund 10% up to but not including 20% 80% refund 20% up to but not including 30% 60% refund 30% up to but not including 40% 40% refund 40% up to but not including 60% 20% refund More than 60% No refund
Information for Non-Degree Seeking Students
Students who wish to take classes at Chatham without enrolling in a degree program may apply to the University as a Non-Degree Seeking Student. Non-degree applications for both undergraduate and graduate studies are accepted by CCPS. To start the process, please fill out and return the Chatham Non-Degree Seeking Student Application. The application and required official transcripts may be returned to:
Berry Hall/CCPS Admission
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
For additional information, please call (412) 365-1498 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.