Poplar Bluff Location

The HLGU Degree Completion Program’s one-night-a week, evening classes allowed me the opportunity to maintain a full-time job while achieving my life-long goal of earning my bachelor’s degree in business. The degree completion program has a manageable and successful form of coursework, which provided significant skills that I now utilize in my everyday life and career.

Hannah Mell, '17 HLGU Degree Completion Program, Business Management

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Donna Pirc
Degree Completion Program Coordinator and Teacher Education
Three Rivers College | Poplar Bluff, MO

Poplar Bluff Campus Degrees

Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Applied Science

  • Business Management (online or in-seat)
  • Criminal Justice (online or in-seat)
  • Social Services (in-seat only)

Choose a Well-established Program

The HLGU Degree Completion Program has been offered at our Hannibal campus for over 22 years and in Poplar Bluff for over 14 years. The Jefferson City satellite campus was added in 2017.

Helping Working Adults ADVANCE Their Careers

The HLGU Degree Completion Program allows working adults to attend class one night a week and complete one subject at a time over a five-week period or one subject at a time online. With an associate’s degree or its equivalent, applicants have the opportunity to complete the degree they started. Students stay with the same group of adult learners, their cohort, throughout their degree program. Students can complete their B.S. or B.A.S. degree requirements in as little as 18 months.

Complete your bachelor’s degree in Business Management, Criminal Justice, or Social Services one night a week in Poplar Bluff, Missouri.

A bachelor’s degree in Business Management and Criminal Justice is also offered completely online for more flexibility.

Prospective Students

Get your free written degree completion plan! Simply send a copy of your transcripts, and if applicable, department of corrections and police academy documents, to Donna Pirc, Degree Completion Program Coordinator. Your degree completion plan will identify all transfer credit hours and advise on a path to degree completion.