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Will UoPeople be adding any other degree programs in the future?

UoPeople is constantly working on developing new programs for their students and expects to have more degree earning programs in the near future.

Do you offer degree courses in english in usa?

University of the People is an American, Accredited, Online University. Offering students six undergraduate degree programs. Both an Associate and a Bachelor’s degree in: Business Administration, Computer Science and Health Science.

We also offer an MBA and M.Ed program. 

In order to apply to UoPeople please click here https://applicants.uopeople.edu/Admissions.aspx . ...
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How long does it take to complete a degree?

Full time students who are enrolled year round are able to complete an Associates degree in two years, and a Bachelors degree in four years. As a full time student, you would be able to complete a Master of Education degree in 17 months (5 terms), MBA in 14 months (4 terms)....
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How long does it take to complete the program?

Full-time Degree Seeking students may enroll in up to 2-3 courses per term, and part-time Degree Seeking Students may enroll in 1 course per term. Students must complete all requirements for the Associate’s Degree in no more than 25 terms of active enrollment, excluding any periods of separation from the University;...
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How many exams are there in total?

In order to complete an Associate’s Degree in Business Administration, Computer Science and Health Science, you will be required to pass 20 courses.

Similarly, in order to complete a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and Computer Science, you will be required to pass 40 courses. For Health Science, you will...
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How many credits do I need to finish my degree?

In order to complete an Associate’s Degree in Business Administration & Computer Science, you will be required to complete 60 approved credits. In order to complete an Associate’s Degree in Health Science, you will be required to complete 62 approved credits. 

In order to complete a Bachelor’s degree in Business...
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How many hours do I need to dedicate to studying each week?

University of the People classes take place online, so students can learn wherever and whenever Internet connection is available. Whether you have a fast connection or a slow one, students receive the same lesson. All materials, including the lessons, are online texts.

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What is the difference between an Associate degree and a Bachelors degree?

The Associate’s program introduces students to the basic tenets of the field and also provides a foundation for continued study towards a Bachelor of Science Degree.The Associate’s program introduces students to the basic tenets of the field and also provides a foundation for continued study towards a Bachelor of Science...
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Can I complete my degree in under 4 years?

Yes, but only if the student maintains a minimum 3.00 CGPA and is therefore eligible to take 3 courses each and every term. For these students, it is possible to complete a Bachelor’s Degree at UoPeople in less than 4 years.

Can I change programs once admitted?

Students may request to change majors by submitting a request in the Self-Services Portal with the following conditions:
Students are required to be in good standing with a CGPA of 2.00 or higher to request to change majors, and must pass all prerequisites listed in the requirements section of the...
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Does UoPeople offer a Master’s degree?

Yes, University of the People currently offers Master degrees in Business Administration (MBA) and in Education (M.Ed). For more information, please click here http://www.uopeople.edu/programs/ba/master-of-business-administration/ .

What programs does University of the People offer?

University of the People offers the following six undergraduate degrees: Associate (A.S.) and Bachelor (B.S.) degrees in Computer Science, Associate (A.S.) and Bachelor (B.S.) degrees in Business Administration and Associate (A.S.) and Bachelor (B.S.) degrees in Health Science. In addition, we also offer Master’s degrees in Business & Education.

 

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Can I switch from an associate degree to a bachelors degree?

Yes! Many of our students start out pursuing an associates degree and then continue on to complete a bachelors degree. The associate degree requirements are the same as the first two years of the bachelor degree requirements, therefore it is a straight forward transition.

Can I study two degrees at the same time?

Students graduating with an Associate’s Degree from UoPeople may not enroll in a second Associate’s Degree at the University but may, under certain circumstances, apply to complete the Bachelor’s Degree in the major field of study in which they earned the Associate’s Degree. Students graduating with a Bachelor’s Degree from...
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Do you have high school programs?

Currently, University of the People offers six undergraduate degrees: Associate (A.S.) and Bachelor (B.S.) degrees in Computer Science, Associate (A.S.) and Bachelor (B.S.) degrees in Business Administration and Associate (A.S.) and Bachelor (B.S.) degrees in Health Science. In addition, University of the People offers Master’s programs in Business and Education. 

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Do you offer degree programs?

University of the People offers the following six degrees: Associate (2 years) and Bachelor (4 years) degrees in Computer Science, Associate and Bachelor degrees in Business Administration and Associate and Bachelor degrees in Health Science. In addition, we offer Master’s degrees in Business (MBA) and Education (M.Ed.). 

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Can your Associates degree allow a student to matriculate to a US BSc, and your BSc to US MSc

The transferability of credits you earn at University of the People is at the complete discretion of an institution to which you may seek to transfer. Acceptance of the degree you earn in Business Administration, Computer Science, Community and Public Health, Master of Education, and/or Master of Business Administration, is...
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