University of the People (OuPeople) is pleased to open again another opportunity for the students all around the world to study at the convenience of their homes. The first ever world’s accredited online university that offers tuition-free, non- profit access to higher education. University of the People is an accredited American online university which offers undergraduate and graduate school degrees. This online university is nationally accredited through Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC) and recognized by the now defunct US Office of Education as an accreditor for higher education.
The University of the People (UoP) offers distance learning education for students in over 200 countries around the world. The university is now widely accepted by academic institutions and has a growing online community. This community is very helpful in sharing ideas, cover readings, discussions of ideas, etc. All the staff from librarians, professors, and other professionals is working on a voluntary basis. University of the People aimed at helping all students around the globe gain higher education amidst adversities and financial constraints.
The distance learning education does not charge students of fees, no charges for materials, no annual enrollment, no fees to take a class but OuP charges processing fee per end-of-course-exam. This minimal fee is collected at the end of each course. In the event that a student is unable to pay even the minimal fee, UoP offers various scholarship funds to cover all expenses. Some of these are as follows:
Emergency Refugee Assistance Scholarship Fund – open to all students
Fondation Hoffmann Scholarship – open to all students
UoPeople General Scholarship – open to all students
Vietnamese Scholarship Fund – students from Vietnam
Online associate and bachelor degree programs in Business Administration, Health Science and Computer Science as well as an MBA Program are now offered by UoP. This distance learning education of UoP has partnered with the leading universities such as Harvard, Oxford, Cambridge, Yale, NYU and many more in research, mentoring and other services. International leading companies like Microsoft and HP have committed in helping with internships, mentoring and even employment after graduation.
Interested students must have graduated from high school, is computer literate, have easy access to computer and the internet and exhibit sufficient English skills. To be accepted for the program, the applicant must complete the application requirements and must follow an application process. The admission for the program is given in 5 terms annually. The upcoming deadline is October 5, 2017 for term starting November 16, 2017.
It is noteworthy to say that to be part of the University of the People is giving any disadvantage student of the world the wings for a bright future.
Please visit the official website for more detailed instructions and click the link for more available scholarships.
Official Scholarship Website: http://www.uopeople.edu
UoPeople Full Scholarships List of all available scholarships: http://www.uopeople.edu/tuition-free/our-scholarships/