Chicago
Chicago
225 North Michigan Avenue, Suite 1300
Chicago, IL 60601
Phone: 312-777-7600  |  Toll Free: 800-626-4123

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Argosy University

A Legacy of Success

At Argosy University, Chicago, we’re committed to your success. We don’t enroll students. We enroll graduates. Our friendly, engaged faculty is passionate about teaching and mentoring students and is with you every step of the way. Degree programs range from Associate of Science degrees in Information Technology and Business Administration to Doctor of Psychology in Clinical Psychology and Doctor of Education in Organizational Leadership.

By the Numbers

Argosy University, Chicago occupies approximately 50,000 square feet in a modern high-rise on bustling Michigan Avenue. Nearly 475 students are currently enrolled in over 20 degree programs. Classes are small and personal, typically with 12 to 30 students per class. Approximately 50% of our students are part-time, and more than 70% of our students are female.

The Heart of Chicago

Our campus is located in an architecturally significant, environmentally responsible building at the Eastern edge of the famed Chicago Loop, just blocks south of the Chicago River. The world-class Art Institute of Chicago, Field Museum, Adler Planetarium, and Shedd Aquarium are all within walking distance, as is Millennium Park, upscale shopping and restaurants on the famous Magnificent Mile, and the city’s vibrant theater district.

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Graduate Programs

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Master's Degrees

Doctoral Degrees

Undergraduate Programs

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Bachelor's Degrees

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  • Master's Accelerated Plan Take graduate-level courses that count towards your bachelor's degree and advanced standing in a master's program.

Associate's Degrees

Library Information

Overview

The Argosy University, Chicago Library provides a variety of printed resources to support campus curricula and encourage life-long learning. It maintains a specialized collection of books, scholarly journals, audiovisuals, reference materials, dissertations, theses, and more. There is also access to electronic full-text journals, books, and other content specific to our program offerings.

Regular Hours

Monday – 8:30a.m.–9:00p.m.
Tuesday – 8:30a.m.–9:00p.m.
Wednesday – 8:30a.m.–9:00p.m.
Thursday – 8:30a.m.–9:00p.m.
Friday – 8:30a.m.–6:00p.m.
Saturday – 11:00a.m.–5:00p.m.
Sunday Closed

Argosy University, Chicago Library adjusts its hours to accommodate student needs. If there are no classes on campus, the hours are reduced.

Contact Info

Argosy University, Chicago Library
225 North Michigan Avenue, Suite 1300
Chicago, IL 60601

Fay Kallista, Library Director
Ph: 1-312-777-7653
Fax: 1-312-777-7749
fkallista@argosy.edu

Online Library

All Argosy University students can access the Online Library from the Campus Common, which allows full-text searches in over 100 databases that support every academic program. The Online Library provides access to electronic journals, books, multimedia, reference materials, research guides, and instructional webinars. Interlibrary loan is available to procure resources not available in the Argosy University collections.

A Culture of Diversity

With an eclectic student body, our campus reflects the rich diversity of the greater Chicago community. Our student population includes recent high school grads, active and retired military, and working professionals returning to college to pursue a second or third career. Our campus has a strong tradition of championing diversity. In 2016, we created the Center for Workforce Diversity to identify faculty, student and alumni resources, to research workplace diversity, and provide expertise to the Chicago business community. We’re active members of the Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce and participate in various community partnerships.

Campus Facilities

Our campus features a dedicated WiFi system, two open computer labs, a counseling skills lab, a library with Academic Learning Center and student meeting rooms, student and faculty lounges, an executive conference room, and Student Finance and Student Services offices. Classrooms are equipped with computers, projectors, sound, and screens for presentations.

Easy to Get Here

Getting to class is fast and easy with public transportation and rapid transit. We’re accessible by bus, commuter trains, and the famous Chicago CTA “L” trains.

Beyond the Classroom

Argosy University, Chicago offers chartered student government organizations, as well as organizations serving the LGBTQ community, military veterans, international students and other constituencies. Students may also participate in discipline-specific organizations such as the Forensic Psychology Club and Honors societies. We also actively engage in partnerships and affiliations with public and private organizations to provide valuable experience for our students while supporting our community.

Schedules That Work for You

Many of our programs offer flexible schedules and learning formats—online courses, blended on-campus/online study, nights and weekend classes—that make it possible to continue your education while keeping your current job.

Tutoring

Tutoring is available at no cost to students. We also offer one-on-one tech assistance, and computer and software tutorials can be accessed 24/7 via the Campus Common.

Financial Aid

Many of our students receive some form of financial aid. Our friendly advisors can help you identify and apply for grants, scholarships and other financial aid, available to those who qualify.

Career Development and Preparation

We’re committed to helping you succeed in pursuing your career goals. We offer a variety of career services, including guidance in resume preparation and interviewing skills. Students have access to internship opportunities, to our Worldwide Professional Network, and other resources.

Disability Services

Argosy University, Chicago provides accommodations to qualified students with disabilities. Our Disability Services office assists qualified students with disabilities and is committed to equal access to services, program and activities.

News & Events

Chicago Faculty Member Helps Build Playground for Local Elementary School

Dr. Abdullah Alshboul, assistant professor in the Graduate School of Business and Management at Argosy University, Chicago recently represented Argosy University as a volunteer helping to build a playground and sport court build for Maddock Elementary school in the southwest suburbs of Chicago.

According to the school, “Maddock staff and students wished for a safe play space in an effort to connect all components of a child’s educational experience by bridging learning and play.”

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Chicago Student and Instructor Speaks at Tedx

Argosy University, Chicago Doctor of Business Administration student and adjunct instructor Mfon Akpan recently gave a talk at TEDxTrestkeViewPark about incorporating virtual reality into the classroom. To see his Tedx talk, visit https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SqnQ_iwwXwE&feature=youtu.be.

See http://ge.argosy.edu/programoffering/587 for program duration, tuition, fees and other costs, median debt, salary data, alumni success, and other important info.

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Dr. Abdullah Alshboul, assistant professor, recently represented Argosy University as a volunteer helping to build a playground and sport court for Maddock Elementary School

Dr. Abdullah Alshboul, assistant professor in the Graduate School of Business and Management at Argosy University, Chicago recently represented Argosy University as a volunteer helping to build a playground and sport court build for Maddock Elementary school in the southwest suburbs of Chicago.

According to the school, “Maddock staff and students wished for a safe play space in an effort to connect all components of a child’s educational experience by bridging learning and play.”

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Argosy University, Chicago counseling programs receive continued grant of accreditation from CACREP

CHICAGO, Aug. 9, 2018 — The Council for the Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP) has granted eight years continued accreditation to the Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling and Doctor of Education in Counselor Education & Supervision programs at Argosy University, Chicago.

As a specialized accrediting body recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, CACREP grants accredited status to graduate-level programs in the professional counseling field. CACREP accreditation is recognition that the programs’ quality meets the standards set by the counseling profession and is among the highest commendations that an academic program can receive in the counseling field. As stated by CACREP, “Specialty areas receiving accreditation for an eight-year period deserve to be commended for the work completed throughout the accreditation process. This is indeed a worthy achievement.”

“We are proud that our programs and faculty were recognized for their work and diligence in guiding our students in the development of the attitudes, knowledge, and skills required for the ethical provision of quality professional counseling services in line with the rigorous standards of CACREP,” said Campus President Kevin Beaver.

Argosy University is a nonprofit, private academic institution, which consists of campus locations across the United States and also offers degree programs online. Argosy University, Chicago traces its history to 1976 as the Illinois School of Professional Psychology and is the original campus of the American Schools of Professional Psychology. In September 2002, Argosy Education Group, owner of the Illinois School of Professional Psychology, officially launched Argosy University, Chicago.

About Argosy University, Chicago

Programs, credential levels, technology, and scheduling options vary by school and are subject to change. Not all online programs are available to residents of all U.S. states. Argosy University, Chicago, 225 N Michigan Ave Suite 1300, Chicago, IL 60601 © 2018 Argosy University. All rights reserved. Our email address is materialsreview@argosy.edu.

The Argosy University, Chicago Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling degree program is accredited by The Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP), a specialized accrediting body recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA). The Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs can be contacted at 1001 North Fairfax Street, Suite 510, Alexandria, VA 22314, (703) 535-5990 ( www.cacrep.org).

Currently the Clinical Mental Health Counseling program is accredited by CACREP under the 2001 Standards as a Community Counseling program. The CACREP 2016 standards combine the Community Counseling and Clinical Mental Health Counseling standards into standards for Clinical Mental Health Counseling programs. The counseling department intends to seek accreditation for this program as a Clinical Mental Health Counseling program when it comes up for re-accreditation, per CACREP guidelines.

The Argosy University, Chicago Doctor of Education in Counselor Education & Supervision degree program is accredited by The Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP), a specialized accrediting body recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).The Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs can be contacted at 1001 North Fairfax Street, Suite 510, Alexandria, VA 22314, (703) 535-5990.

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