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Continuing Studies


At Carthage, all majors provide a broad education for adult learners preparing for career advancement. Classes are taught by professors who have specific experience in their fields, bringing a real-world perspective to learning. Professors engage students in an interactive learning environment through first-hand experience, individual instruction, and group discussion.


Prof. Cassie Lau sits among her students while leading a discussion in a business course.


The Management major offers a superb opportunity to learn general business principles and public and private sector economic systems. Course study includes management of information systems, business law, organizational management, accounting, and marketing.

Possible career paths include banking, benefits administrator, human resource personnel, marketing research, credit manager, customer service, sales, project manager, and recruiter.

This major may be completed in the 7-week format.

Marketing students present a project during a course at Carthage.


The Marketing major includes essential courses on how to plan and execute the conception, pricing, promotion and distribution of ideas, and goods and services. Students also complete business and economic courses that foster not only a good knowledge of the business world, but also an understanding of human behavior.

Some career paths in marketing include marketing management, marketing research, sales, advertising, public relations and consumer affairs.

This major may be completed in the 7-week format.