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Shaw University Adult Degree Program

Welcome to the Shaw University Adult Degree Program. Located on the University’s historic main campus in vibrant downtown Raleigh, North Carolina, our adult students enjoy access to world-class museums, best of Broadway shows, live concerts, historic sites, professional and amateur sporting events, shopping and dining. Raleigh, the Capitol of North Carolina, ranks as one of the best places to live in the U.S., according to Forbes Magazine (2017). 

Shaw University has served the educational needs of working adult learners in North Carolina for over 45 years. The Shaw University Adult Degree Program has dedicated on-site staff to assist you with all of your questions regarding admissions, advising, financial aid, career services, internships, and academic support services. Shaw’s Adult Degree Program in Raleigh offers a combination of classroom, video teleconferencing (VTC), and online classes, so that you have a choice in course options that work best for your schedule, preferences, and learning style.

Majors Offered

  • Business Administration - Concentration in Accounting
  • Business Administration - Concentration in Management
  • Education
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration
  • Religion and Philosophy
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Sociology - Concentration in Criminal Justice

Contact Us Today!

Please contact your Campus Coordinator to schedule a personal appointment, visit a class, or attend an information session!

Dr. Michael T. West
Executive Director and Raleigh Campus Coordinator
118 E. South Street
Raleigh, NC 27601 
Phone: 919-546-8542   
Emailraleigh@shawu.edu