Accelerated Summer College

Summer 2021 is now more flexible than ever with all courses offered 100% online!

Catch up, get ahead, or stay on track this summer with our online course offerings through the Accelerated Summer College!

Planning for the 2022 Accelerated Summer College is currently underway. On this website, you will find information on our 2021 program. Please email for any questions regarding the 2022 program. 

With two, six-week sessions, you are sure to find courses that fit your needs! Here’s the rundown:

Session 1: May 24 – July 2

Choose from a wide range of flexible and convenient  100% online courses from May 24 – July 2. In Summer Session 1, students can earn up to eight credits (two classes) in just six weeks.

Session 2: July 5 – August 13

Choose from a wide range of flexible and convenient  100% online courses. In Summer Session 2, students can earn up to eight credits (two classes) in just six weeks.

Courses for Summer Session 1 and 2 are priced at $495/credit (except for ID 498). Students will purchase all textbooks and course materials on their own. 

Please note, all courses are subject to change. Registration ends May 24 for Summer Session 1, and July 4 for Summer Session 2

Why ASC?

  • All courses are available to both Saint Michael’s and non-Saint Michael’s students. For non-Saint Michael’s students, please note credits are transferable at the discretion of the receiving institution.
  • Catch up, get ahead, or stay on track! Students are eligible to complete up to two courses per session – that’s a semester in a summer!
  • Affordability – all courses are priced at a significant discount compared to fall/spring semester tuition
  • Convenience – all courses are 100% online and asynchronous!
  • Register  today to reserve your spot – classes are filling up fast!

Session 1 Courses

Course Code Course Name Instructor Delivery Method
AR 208 Making Art with Mixed Media Will Mentor Online
BI 108 Human Nutrition Jim Willard Online
BI 207 Human Anatomy and Physiology Paul Constantino Online
BU 215 Marketing Robert Letovsky Online
EN 110 The American Dream Robert Niemi Online
ES 107 Environmental Science David Heroux Online
ID 498 Internship Practicum Paul Olsen Online
MJD 219  Topics: Introduction to Digital Photography and Visual Storytelling Jerry Swope Online
PH 103 Introduction to Philosophy Patrick Standen Online
PO 285 Introduction to Comparative Politics Michael Bosia Online
PO 286 Politics of the World Economy  Shefali Misra Online
PS 110 Lifespan Development Melissa VanderKaay Tomasulo Online
PS 252 Child Development Renee Carrico Online
PS 350 Psychology of Health and Illness  Melissa Vanderkaay Tomasulo Online

Session 2 Courses

Course Code Course Name Instructor Delivery Method
ANT 109 Cultural Anthropology Krista Billingsley Online
BU 111 Excel and Business Applications Karen Popovich Online
BU 214 Management Karen Popovich Online
CH 101 Concepts in Chemistry Christina Chant Online
ES 106 Environment and Society Trevien Stanger Online
ID 498 Internship Practicum  Ingrid Peterson Online
MU 247 History of Rock William Ellis Online
PO 120 Introduction to American National Politics Daniel Simmons Online 
PO 245 International Relations Jeff Ayres Online
PS 101 General Psychology Melissa McDuffie Online
RS 120 Christianity Past and Present  Ray Patterson Online 
ST 120 Elementary Statistics   Warren Sides  Online
PB 101 Introduction to Public Health Liz Winterbauer Online