Academic Policies and Regulations
Academic requirements and regulations of Lindsey Wilson College
are published in this catalog, The Student Handbook, and
in other College announcements. Throughout their period of
enrollment at the College, students must know and observe the
requirements of the curriculum in which they are enrolled as well
as general academic policies and other regulations of the
Lindsey Wilson College offers programs in different formats and
schedules. Calendars are located at the back of the
The A.P. White Campus
in Columbia Undergraduate Program
This program offers traditional day classes and online
classes. Undergraduate programs operate on a semester system.
The two full-length terms of the regular academic year are a fall
semester and spring semester. Summer sessions are offered to
provide convenient choices for students who wish to accelerate
degree completion or who are enrolled in year-round programs.
The summer term includes fifteen-week, eight-week, and three-week
sessions. A three-week, winter intersession is also offered,
during which students may take up to three credit hours.
AIM Program (Adults In
The AIM program is a career-oriented program offered in the
evenings at the A.P. White Campus in Columbia and the Scottsville
campus that is structured for adults to earn a college degree while
balancing their everyday demands. AIM courses are offered in
eight-week and sixteen-week sessions. Both seated and online
classes are available. Bachelor's degrees at the Columbia
campus are offered in Business Administration, Communication, and
Human Services & Counseling. At the Scottsville campus,
students may pursue an associate's degree in Business Management or
bachelor's degrees in Business Administration or Human Services
& Counseling. AIM also offers general education courses
for adult learners.
Lindsey Wilson College's online programs allow students to
obtain all of the courses required for the associate's degrees in
Business Management and Criminal Justice, for the bachelor's
degrees in Business Administration and Criminal Justice, and for
the RN BSN nursing program.
General education courses are also available online.
The Master of Education Teacher as Leader and Master of Arts in
Interactive Design degree programs are offered exclusively
Lindsey Wilson College's PhD program in Counselor Education
& Supervision is offered through the A.P. White Campus in
Columbia. Using a cohort-based model, it operates on a
trimester or year-round schedule with students taking six to nine
hours of coursework per semester. Students remaining in
sequence may complete the program in three to four years.
The College's MEd program in Counseling & Human Development
operates on a trimester or year-round schedule
with most classes being taught evenings or weekends. It
is offered both at the A.P. White Campus in Columbia and at most of
the community campuses.
The online graduate programs in Teacher as Leader (MEd) and
Interactive Design (MA) operate on a year-round schedule. The
master's in Interactive Design requires two one-week summer