Pathway Bachelor Degree Completion

Finish Your College Education Online

Program Benefits and Overview

The Pathway Bachelor Degree Completion program has been designed to help professionals of all levels and backgrounds complete their college degree.  Built for an engaging, interactive, online learning experience, students will interact with a personal success coach who will help guide their progress in the program.  Students will also have access to specializations in areas including Business Studies, Communication Studies, Health & Wellness Studies, and Psychology Studies.  Students also have an opportunity to self-design specializations in consultation with faculty.

Builds Career Readiness

• Core classes help you find your career path
• Personal Success Coach from Day One
• Convenient Online Learning Format
• Straightforward Tuition Structure & Payment Plan
• Credit for Prior Learning and Work Experience

FINISH WHAT YOU STARTED

Pathway Bachelor Degree Completion Program

Program Benefits and Overview

The Pathway Bachelor Degree Completion program has been designed to help professionals of all levels and backgrounds complete their college degree.  Built for an engaging, interactive, online learning experience, students will interact with a personal success coach who will help guide their progress in the program.  Students will also have access to specializations in areas including Business Studies, Communication Studies, Health & Wellness Studies, and Psychology Studies.  Students also have an opportunity to self-design specializations in consultation with faculty.

Builds Career Readiness

• Core classes to help find your Career Pathway
• Personal Success Coach from Day One
• Convenient Online Learning Format
• Straightforward Tuition Structure & Payment Plan
• Credit for Prior Learning and Work Experience

FINISH WHAT YOU STARTED

Pathway Bachelor Degree Completion Program

Increase your earning potential by completing your bachelor’s degree.

According to a recent study by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the average salary of those with a bachelor’s degree is significantly higher and the unemployment rate is lower than that of those with less education.

Level of education Median annual earnings Unemployment rate
Less than a high school diploma $25,636 8%
High school diploma $35,256 5.4%
Some college, no degree $38,376 5%
Associate’s degree $41,496 3.8%
Bachelor’s degree $59,124 2.8%

Prepare for Your Career Progression at Merrimack College

Merrimack College’s online bachelor completion degree was designed to address the needs of the part-time learner. The marketplace is rich with workforce potential, and Merrimack College has developed a program that counts your experience on the job or in the classroom, while presenting an affordable, vigorous curriculum that provides student support, including career counseling throughout your studies.

Career Driven Curriculum

Our program prepares you for your life and career while mapping your program to specialized areas that matter to you!

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Simplified
Tuition

This program offers a simplified 3-tier tuition structure along with convenient payment plan options.

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Personal Success Coach

Your personal success coach will help you stay on track and guide you through each step of your program.

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Online Learning Format

For better convenience, our program allows you to learn when the time works best for you!

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Tier Credits Needed Approx. # of Courses Needed* Tuition
JOURNEY 65+ credits 17 – 28 $23,900
MID-POINT 45-64 credits 12 – 16 $15,300
LAST MILE 34-44 credits 9 – 11 $9,900
*Based on 4-credit courses. For estimate purposes only. Actual credit count determined by transcript review.

The Pathway Bachelor Degree Completion program offers a simplified 3-Tier tuition structure that determines your tuition based on the amount of remaining credits needed in the program. 30-32 credits is typically the equivalent to 1 year of full-time courses at most colleges. For additional financial flexibility, you could also choose to use our easy payment plan option.

Merrimack College Accolades

Founded in 1947 as a nonprofit institution, Merrimack College is ranked among the top colleges in the nation. Located 25 miles north of Boston, we are dedicated to delivering quality degrees designed with your career at the center.

  • Money magazine 2019 Most Transformative College
  • U.S. News & World Report 2020 #46 Best Regional Universities/North
  • U.S. News & World Report 2020 Top 10 Most Innovative School Regional Universities/North
  • The Princeton Review 2020 Best Regional College
  • Transitioning Athletics to Division 1 and joining the Northeast Conference in 2019-20

FINISH WHAT YOU STARTED

Pathway Bachelor Degree Completion Program