Webster University is a comprehensive private college located in Webster Groves, Missouri. The college offers undergraduate and graduate degrees through colleges of arts & sciences, fine arts, business & technology, communications, and education. The school focuses international education, which is reflected in its mission statement: "Our vision is to be a premier U.S- based international university setting a distinct standard for global education." The school serves approximately 22,000 traditional and online learners, with online programs available in undergraduate and graduate education, business & technology, and liberal arts and science areas.
has developed from a Morgantown school with an enrollment of six in 1867 to a large university with more than 35,000 students. In addition to the 191 bachelor's, master's, doctoral, and professional degree programs offered on campus, WVU complements its education with nearly 30 degrees online that meet the same rigorous standards as their on-campus counterparts. The Extended Learning format takes WVU courses around the state and around the globe through off-campus programming and distance technology in both graduate and undergraduate programs, fulfilling the school vision to promote a positive image of the University with effective programming, delivery of student services, and public service activities.
Founded in 1889, Western Carolina University educates more than 9,000 students. The university has a mission of providing quality education, preparing students to become responsible citizens, and expanding economic opportunities in the western region of North Carolina. The school has a diverse student body; students come from 32 countries and 38 states. The university also offers more than 220 undergraduate programs and more than 40 graduate-level programs, ranging from bachelor's degrees in the humanities to licensures in various education subjects. Prospective students not interested in traveling to the Cullowhee, NC campus can enroll in the university's distance education program, which provides both undergraduate and graduate degrees. The distance education undergraduate degrees are degree completion degrees (junior and senior level courses), which means that students must have already completed the minimum lower division coursework at regionally accredited institutions.
At ?a private, nonprofit, online university?your competence is the ultimate focus of every degree program. By emphasizing mastery of essential skills and knowledge as opposed to accumulating credit hours or seat time, WGU's innovative approach to online learning rewards focused, hard-working adult learners. Progress toward your degree is based on passing rigorous assessments (such as tests, projects, assignments, etc.) which measure your skills and knowledge in your field of study. We call it competency-based learning.
Founded in 1978, provides career education in Behavioral Science, Human Resources, Business, and Information Technology. With online learning flexibility, students can earn an Associate, Bachelor, or Master Degree from the comfort and convenience of mobile virtual classroom options. Post-Bachelor Certificates are also available in Accounting.
Western Kentucky University is a comprehensive public college offering associate's through master's degrees, located in Bowling Green, Kentucky and online. With a campus placed atop College Heights, the highest point in Kentucky, the school has a mission of preparing students to be "productive, engaged, and socially responsible citizen leaders of a global society." Western Kentucky awards degrees through schools of education and behavioral sciences, health and human services, business, science & engineering, and arts & letters, as well as the University College, which oversees various liberal arts and interdisciplinary programs.