Graduate Admissions


Why Choose UoPeople?

University of the People (UoPeople) is the Education Revolution. We are the first non-profit, tuition-free, American, accredited online University. Dedicated to opening access to higher education globally, UoPeople is designed to help qualified high school graduates overcome financial, geographic, political, and personal constraints keeping them from collegiate studies.


Our exciting graduate programs are designed to train students for dynamic careers in business and education.


Why Choosing UoPeople is Financially Smart


We are Tuition-Free



Students save thousands of dollars and avoid student loan debt because of our tuition-free degrees. To learn more about what it means to be tuition-free, click here.


As a tuition-free University, UoPeople do not charge students for course instruction, textbooks, or any other course materials. To help support the University’s mission, UoPeople charges a $60 application fee, and an Assessment Fee per course completed ($300 for the graduate program courses). For those who cannot afford these fees, scholarships are available.


The total approximate costs to earn a Master’s degree at UoPeople are the following:

  • The total cost of an MBA will be $3,660
  • The total cost of an MSIT will be $3,660
  • The total cost of an M.Ed. will range from $3,960 and $5,160 depending on the number of specializations you pursue.


Our fees are never charged in advance nor all at once. Students pay for their studies on a course-by-course basis at the end of each term.


To read more about our fees, click here.




Admission Requirements for Graduate Students:

You can apply online today in just a few simple steps. All you need to do is complete our short online application form, choose your admissions pathway, and you will be ready to start studying with us!


Note: Proof of English Proficiency is not a requirement for those wishing to study in Arabic. For more information about UoPeople degrees in Arabic, click here.


To learn more about the application process, click here.




UoPeople Foundations (Introductory Courses)

As a graduate student, you will begin your studies at UoPeople by taking Foundations Courses. UoPeople Foundations Courses provide students with an understanding of the unique UoPeople method and allows them to assess whether online learning is right for them. Completing UoPeople Foundations is a requirement for all UoPeople students. Upon successful completion these courses, you will need proof of your bachelor’s degree completion in order to be eligible to enroll in the University and become a student in our degree programs.


To learn more about our Foundations Courses, click here.


We offer Master’s Degree Programs in:


*If you are interested in our undergraduate programs read more on our Undergraduate Admissions page.

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