SPS Yearly Calendar:

Centenary College’s School of Professional Studies operates on an accelerated academic calendar.  For each traditional semester, SPS has two terms running for 8 weeks each.  Most SPS students complete 24 credits per year (4 credits in each of six terms).  All credits are awarded on a Semester hour basis. Below is the calendar of SPS terms through 2020.

2018-2019 SPS Calendar

Term Orientation week Start Date End Date Holidays
FA18A –
SPS Fall 1
8/19/18-
8/25/18
8/26/18
10/20/18
FA18B –
SPS Fall 2
10/14/18-
10/20/18
10/21/18
12/15/18
11/21 & 11/22 courses move online due to Thanksgiving holiday.
SP19A –
SPS Spring 1
1/5/19-
1/12/19
1/13/19
3/9/19
SP19B –
SPS Spring 2
3/2/19-
3/9/19
3/10/19
5/4/19
SU19A –
SPS Summer 1
4/27/19-
5/4/19
5/5/19
6/29/19
SU19B –
SPS Summer 2
6/22/19-
6/29/19
6/30/19
8/24/19

2019-2020 SPS Calendar

Term Orientation week Start Date End Date Holidays
FA19A –
SPS Fall 1
8/17/19-
8/24/19
8/25/19
10/19/19
FA19B –
SPS Fall 2
10/13/19-
10/19/19
10/20/19
12/14/19
11/27 & 11/28 courses move online due to Thanksgiving holiday.
SP20A –
SPS Spring 1
1/4/20-
1/11/20
1/12/20
3/7/20
SP20B –
SPS Spring 2
2/28/20-
3/7/20
3/8/20
5/2/20
SU20A –
SPS Summer 1
4/25/20-
5/2/20
5/3/20
6/27/20
SU20B –
SPS Summer 2
6/21/20-
6/27/20
6/28/20
8/22/20

2020-2021 SPS Calendar

Term Orientation week Start Date End Date Holidays
FA20A –
SPS Fall 1
8/16/20-
8/22/20
8/23/20
10/17/20
FA20B –
SPS Fall 2
10/11/20-
10/17/20
10/18/20
12/12/20
11/25 & 11/26 courses move online due to Thanksgiving holiday.