Atlantic International University describes itself as a non-traditional university, providing distance education to adult learners. The curriculum provided is flexible and highly individual for each student, while the concept of ‘self instruction’ is very much stressed.
The university offers bachelor’s, master’s, and doctorate degrees through its schools of Business and Economics, Science and Engineering, and the School of Social and Human Studies. Attendance at classes is not required. The schools has not gained any accreditation, as it perceives its programs to be unique ones,... See full description.
Boston University is a private research university based in Boston, Massachusetts. The school receives more than 30,000 undergraduate and graduate students, coming from over 140 countries, which makes it one of the largest private institutions in the USA. Programs are offered in 250 fields of study through sixteen schools and colleges. The degrees granted at the school include bachelor’s master’s and doctoral degrees, while among alumni and faculty there are 7 Nobel Prize Winners and 22 Pulitzer Prize Winners. Moreover, Boston University runs 75 study abroad programs in over 33 cities... See full description.
Broadreach College is a unique institution, organizing experiential programs in over 35 countries. It was established in 1993 by Carlton Goldthwaite, who turned his passion of experiencing different lands, cultures, languages, and people into a business that would help teenagers and young adults take their learning out of the classroom. All subjects offered are learned through experiential instruction, field research and service learning. Programs are available in Marine Science, Science and Medicine, Language Immersion, Culture and Arts, Professional Development, Health and Leadership... See full description.
Broward Community College is a state college in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, U.S., and part of the Florida College System. The school was founded in 1959 and currently operates three campuses as well as a variety of educational centers located throughout Broward County. Broward College offers Associate & Bachelor degrees, certificate programs, and specialized
programs like online degrees, Health Sciences, and Continuing Education.
Dowling College came into existence in 1955 at Long Island, New York, United States as a private centre for Liberal Arts studies. DC has three campuses located in: Oakdale, New York (Main campus), Brookhaven Campus (Shirley New York) and Melville Centre (Melville, New York). DC is divided into four academic schools: School of Education, School of Arts & Sciences, School of Business and School of Aviation. In 2010 DC secured regional championships with Men’s Soccer, Men’s Lacrosse and Women’s Volleyball team. DC is endorsed by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools,... See full description.
Hawaii Pacific University was established in 1955 as a private, non-profit higher institution and offers more than 50 undergraduate programs and about 14 graduate programs in virtually all aspects of life, including health and human sciences, business and management, journalism, humanities and law amongst others. The school is situated in the city of Honolulu, Hawaii, USA. The school offers master’s and bachelor’s degrees in such fields as mentioned above, offering financial aids and scholarship programs to students facing financial problems and also to outstanding students. The... See full description.
Jacksonville University is a university of approximately 3, 500 students offering both liberal arts and pre-professional programs. The campus is located on the banks of the St. Johns River just minutes away from downtown Jacksonville, Florida, a medium-sized city with a mild climate. Popular academic majors include business, biology, marine science, communication, nursing, and dance.
Monterey Peninsula College was founded in 1947. It is situated in Monterey, California and it is a public community college. The school serves a number of communities namely Marina, Pebble Beach, Pacific Grove, Monterey, Del Rey Oaks, Carmel Valley, Carmel, Big Spur, Sand City, Seaside, and Presidio of Monterey Annex. The college is fully recognized and it offers more than 100 certificate and degree programs to the students so as to prepare them for transfers to four-year learning institutions. The school also offers career and technical training. It also allows learners to improve their... See full description.
Old Dominion University was established in 1930 as the Norfolk Division of The College of William and Mary, and became independent in 1962. It is a public research university, located in Norfolk, Virginia, USA. The institution is known to be one of the largest US providers of online distance learning courses, while it also offers a well-rounded range of degree programs. The college offers excellent support to students and encourages them to study abroad for a semester or a full year. The same applies for internships, volunteer programs, and work abroad opportunities. To end with, Old... See full description.
SUNY is a system of public universities in New York, USA. It was established in 1948, and represents the largest system of universities, colleges, and community colleges in the world. Overall, it has 64 campuses around the state, including four University Centers. Accordingly, the system offers all types of undergraduate, postgraduate, and distance learning programs with the purpose to preserve the high quality of education in the public institutions of New York. With regard to this, in 2010, SUNY launched a new strategic plan, which is called the Power of SUNY.
North Carolina’s vibrant people and programs attest to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s long-standing place among leaders in higher education since it was chartered in 1789 and opened its doors for students in 1795 as the nation’s first public university. Situated in the beautiful college town of Chapel Hill, N.C., UNC has earned a reputation as one of the best universities in the world. Carolina prides itself on a strong, diverse student body, academic opportunities not found anywhere else, and a value unmatched by any public university in the nation.
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The University of Maryland, Baltimore County is an American public research university, which was founded in 1966, as part of the University System of Maryland. The university has established a focus on the natural sciences and engineering, but also provides programs in the liberal arts. The school offers 54 majors, 42 minors and 20 certificate educational opportunities in its undergraduate program. UMBC's Graduate School has made available 33 master's degree programs, 23 doctoral degree programs and 20 graduate certificate programs. The institution consists of three colleges - The... See full description.
The University of Miami is a private research university established in 1925. Research plays an important role within the university, and is therefore incorporated into every academic program – expenditure in this field is about $339 million each year. The majority of the expenditure budget is being utilized by the Miller School of Medicine, but a great number of studies are also carried out in areas like engineering, education, marine science, and psychology.
Another distinctive feature of the university is its library system with over 3.1 million volumes and exceptional holdings in... See full description.
The University of Oregon (UO) is a public, coeducational research university established in 1876. It is located in Eugene, Oregon, United States, and is known to be the third oldest public university in the state. The University of Oregon is organized into eight schools and colleges—six professional schools and colleges, an Arts and Sciences College and an Honors College. Another interesting fact is that The Carnegie Foundation classifies the University of Oregon as a "very high research activity" university. This makes it one of only 108 universities to have such a designation.... See full description.
The University of Washington was founded in 1861 and is considered one of the best in the world. In their classrooms can be received an excellent education, related to art, music, theatre, sports, etc. The innovative ideas of the University are focused on achieving a better world to live in.Founded on November 4, 1861, the University of Washington happens to be one of the oldest universities on the West Coast. The pioneer campus was constructed in Seattle out of the 10-acre gift land downtown. Later on, it grew into a multi-location university expanding its campus structure. Now it is... See full description.
This is a private learning institution established in 1870 and it’s located a few miles outside Boston in Wellesley, Massachusetts. Wellesley College is an arts college for women and it is among the Seven Sisters Colleges which include Radcliffe, Smith, Vassar, Mount Holyoke, Barnard, and Bryn Mawr. Wellesley College has a vibrant learning community that places a lot of value on creative, rigorous, and cross-discipline thinking. It has a collaborative approach to learning thus encouraging the learners to dispute, discuss, and polish their perspectives with each other and with the... See full description.