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Fast Track a Psychology Career with JWU’s New 3+2 Program

Recognizing the need for mental health professionals, Johnson & Wales University has created unique 3+2 programs for Psychology majors who aspire to become counselors and work in a clinical setting. These programs, which maximize the time and investment of JWU students and their families, offer the chance to begin the work towards a professional licensure sooner.

Topics: Graduate Programs Counseling + Psychology

JWU + RWU Law Announce Unique 3+3 Program


A newly-signed agreement between Johnson & Wales University (JWU) and Roger Williams University School of Law (RWU Law) provides a pathway for JWU students to complete undergraduate and law studies in 6 years. The “3 + 3” program becomes the first agreement of its kind between a Rhode Island university and RWU Law.

Topics: Providence

Breaking New Ground in Providence: New Biology + Tech Building To Open in 2016

April 22 marked the official groundbreaking of JWU’s $40M, 3-story, 71,000-square-foot academic building that will house the university’s College of Engineering & Design and new biology program. A Providence Journal editorial calls the new building “all part of a plan by Johnson & Wales to build on its expertise in the culinary arts, culinary science, nutrition and health sciences.”

Emmy Nomination for JWU Professor Gagnon

Professor Marian Gagnon has been nominated for a Boston/New England Emmy Award for her film, “America’s Forgotten Heroine: Ida Lewis, Keeper of the Light.”