Vanguard University of Southern California offers professional studies programs aimed at working adults who wish to enhance, advance or change their career through post-secondary education. Classes are administered using the cohort model of education with flexible scheduling. Most classes are asynchronous allowing students to complete their assignments at their convenience within submission deadlines. The early childhood professional studies program is offered online and is aimed at established professionals who wish to finish their undergraduate degree. Classes are offered in accelerated format for seven weeks at a time. A full suite of student resources and support services is available to all students, both online and on-campus, including admissions, financial aid and enrollment, academic advising and counseling, tutoring and writing assistance and the career center featuring resume review, interview coaching and career counseling.