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Bachelors Programs

You have several options for off campus learning. The first thing is to see if we are at a location near you.

It’s almost as if we make house calls.
You can earn a SIU Carbondale bachelor’s degree without going to Carbondale. Our commitment to unparalleled accessibility inspires us to bring our passion to a location near you. You can get here from there.
SIU bachelors degrees are available in these programs off campus:

College of Applied Sciences and Arts

Automotive Technology

Join us at the top. Here’s what matters: SIU’s Automotive Technology program graduates are hireable. Many of our students have their careers lined up before they graduate, thanks, in part, to the relationships we’ve built with companies such as Caterpillar, Cummins, Dodge, Eaton, Hino, International, and more. You can earn a SIU Carbondale automotive technology degree here:

  • Illinois
    • Harry S. Truman College
      Glen Edwards, Liaison
      (773) 907-3997 

Aviation Management

Ready to take the lead. SIU’s renowned aviation management program builds on aviation skills you already have, taking the technical training you receive in the military and expanding it into a career-oriented degree. You can earn a SIU Carbondale aviation management bachelors degree here:

Fire Service Management

Changing lives. Beginning with yours. SIU’s Fire Service Management program meets the academic and technical needs of fire service professionals. Enhance your career, pursue your passion. You can earn a SIU Carbondale fire service management bachelor’s degree here:

  • California
    • Mount San Antonio College
      Gary Kistner, Program Coordinator/Director of Graduate Studies
      (618) 453-7277 
  • Illinois
    • Triton College
      Gary Kistner, Program Coordinator/Director of Graduate Studies
      (618) 453-7277
    • University Center of Lake County
      Gary Kistner, Program Coordinator/Director of Graduate Studies
      (618) 453-7277

Technical Resource Management

You can earn a SIU Carbondale technical resource management bachelor's degree here:

  • Illinois
    • University Center of Lake County
      Lisa Lindhorst, Field Representative/Academic
      (618) 453-7281

College of Education and Human Services

Elementary Education

Preparing the future. SIU’s Elementary Education program prepares you to explore possibilities, fulfill dreams and change lives. You can earn a SIU Carbondale elementary education bachelor’s degree here:

  • Illinois
    • University Center of Lake County
      Christine McIntyre, Liaison
      (618) 453-4233
      Dr. Griff Powell, Liaison
      (847) 665-4152
    • Rend Lake College Market Place
      Christine McIntyre, Liaison
      (618) 453-4233

Workforce Education and Development

Stand out from the crowd.  Be a leader. SIU’s Workforce Education and Development program connects education, work, and training so you can make the most of every opportunity. You can earn a SIU Carbondale workforce education and development degree here:

  • Illinois
    • Lincoln Land Community College
      Marie Vicher, Academic Coordinator
      (217) 303-5855

College of Engineering

Industrial Technology

Take what you know to the next level. SIU’s Industrial Technology program provides the know-how and opportunity; you learn by doing and becoming. You can earn a SIU Carbondale industrial technologies degree here:

  • Illinois
    • Alton
      Lewis & Clark Community College 
    • Champaign
      Parkland College
    • Grayslake
      University Center of Lake County 
    • Joliet
      Joliet Junior College
    • Peoria
      Illinois Central College 

    Marilyn Updike, Program Advisor
    (618) 453-7989

Masters Programs

College of Applied Sciences and Arts

Fire Service and Homeland Security Management

With our master’s degree program, Fire Service and Homeland Security Management, the faculty and staff feel that we have moved the FSM program a step ahead of other programs in the Fire Service area. The MS program is designed to prepare the fire professional for entry into the chief officer ranks. This program covers a wide range of topics designed to help you, the fire professional succeed as a chief officer. You can earn a SIU Carbondale Fire Service and Homeland Security Management master’s degree here:

  • California
    • Mt. San Antonio College
      Gary Kistner, Program Coordinator/Director of Graduate Studies
      (618) 453-7277 
  • Illinois
    • Triton College
      Gary Kistner, Program Coordinator/Director of Graduate Studies
      (618) 453-7277 
    • University Center of Lake County
      Gary Kistner, Program Coordinator/Director of Graduate Studies
      (618) 453-7277

College of Education and Human Services

Workforce Education and Development

Stand out from the crowd.  Be a leader. SIU’s Workforce Education and Development program connects education, work, and training so you can make the most of every opportunity. You can earn a SIU Carbondale workforce education and development degree here:

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