Online programs at Assumption College offer flexibility and convenience for students with geography or schedule challenges who wish to pursue graduate degrees to enhance or advance their careers. Administered by the graduate studies department, online coursework is completed in an asynchronous manner, allowing for greater schedule flexibility. Programs are fully accredited and are taught by qualified experts in their fields; curriculum conforms to all national standards; graduates are prepared to sit for certification examinations to earn their credentials. Online graduate programs available include health advocacy and rehabilitation counseling; the school also offers a professional certificate in patient advocacy completely online. The certificate program is designed to feed into the master’s degree program. Available resources and student support services include academic advising, access to the bookstore and library.