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Experiential And Service-Learning

The three EXS-L programs: Applied Study Term, Credit for Prior Learning, and Service-Learning – demonstrate the commitment of UIS to the principle that learning is active and can be acquired in a variety of settings.

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Social Responsibility and Leadership Development Minor
This 15-17 credit interdisciplinary minor will complement any academic major (online or on-ground).

More College Graduates Take Public Service Jobs
NY Times article about recent grads. They say the economy is to blame, but their service experiences in school may also be a factor.

EXS-L Programs are grounded in the liberal arts traditions of
Lifelong Learning and
Academic Rigor
exemplified by emphasis on
Theory to Practice
Writing Skills
Communication Skills
Analysis Skills