FAQ / Degree Types
UoPeople is constantly working on developing new programs for their students and expects to have more degree earning programs in the near future.
University of the People is a U.S. accredited, online university. All our degrees are taught in English. We offer the following eight degrees: Associate and Bachelor degrees in Computer Science; Associate, Bachelor and Master degrees in Business Administration; Associate and Bachelor degrees in Health Science; and a Master degree in...Read More
Full time students who are enrolled year-round are able to complete an Associates degree in a year, a Bachelors degree in two years, and a Master degree in less than a year. This may vary depending on your course load per term. Students can verify their progress through the degree...Read More
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;...Read More
At UoPeople, there is one exam per course. 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...Read More
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...Read More
A student should expect to spend at least 15 – 17 hours per week on each course, and we recommend students take 2 courses per term.
University of the People offers high-quality, accredited degree programs, together with a unique learning experience that combines peer-based and collaborative learning with cutting-edge...Read More
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 degree program requires completion of at least 60 credit hours.
The Bachelor’s program teaches the tenets of the field in greater...Read More
Yes! If the student maintains a minimum 3.00 CGPA, they will be eligible to take 43 courses per term. If that is maintained throughout the studies, it is possible to complete a Bachelor’s Degree at UoPeople in a minimum of 2 years!
Yes, University of the People currently offers Master degrees in Business Administration (MBA) and in Education (M.Ed). For more information about our degree programs, visit our Degree Programs page on our website.
The total cost of an MBA will be $2,940, and the total cost...Read More
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.
Yes! Many of our students start out pursuing an associates degree and then continue on to complete a bachelor’s degree. The associate degree requirements are the same as the first two years of the bachelor degree requirements, therefore it is a straightforward transition.
UoPeople students are permitted to study one degree with us at a time. Students that have graduated with an Associate’s Degree from UoPeople may apply to complete their Bachelor’s Degree in the major field of study in which they earned the Associate’s Degree. Students that have graduated with a Bachelor’s...Read More
University of the People is an American accredited university that offers high-quality degree programs, which include: Associate and Bachelor degrees in Computer Science; Associate, Bachelor and Master degrees in Business Administration; Associate and Bachelor degrees in Health Science; and a Master degree in Education. For more specific information on our...Read More
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...Read More