Philadelphia University is focused on innovation and has a long history of providing students with an academic experience that gives them a real competitive advantage. That's why we decided to make more of our programs available online. Through Philadelphia University Online we can offer our unique approach, Nexus Learning - active, collaborative learning that is connected to the real world and infused with the liberal arts - to a wider range of students.
Our online Bachelor's degree programs are designed for professional adults who want to advance their careers and fulfill the dream of receiving a college degree. Philadelphia University Online programs integrate theory and practice with ties to industry, bringing 128 years of experience in traditional education to students' computers, laptops, tablets and phones.
PhilaU Online courses are offered in the Blackboard Learning System incorporating multimedia technology, message boards, audio, video and email centralization to deliver course material as effectively as the classroom setting; to create an engaging community among student peers; and to facilitate communication with professors. Philadelphia University Online also provides support services 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
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Philadelphia University is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 (267-284-5000). The Middle States Commission on Higher Education is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.
Philadelphia University Online offers degree programs that are tailored to your educational and professional goals and delivered in a format that suits your lifestyle. Through our accelerated online degree programs, you can complete your undergraduate or graduate degree from an accredited, traditional four-year university without the constraint of being on campus or in a classroom.
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Learn to use the latest accounting technology, keep up on frequent tax law changes and understand government regulations to become an informed accounting professional. Upon graduation, you will be prepared to sit for the CPA exam and take on a variety of roles in accounting and business.
Do you want a career helping support individuals and communities in managing mental health and other issues that impact their ability to lead fulfilling lives? You will learn to work with children, teens and adults as group home managers, behavioral health specialists, addiction counselors, and more. With flexible online sessions, you will be able to balance school with work, family and other responsibilities.
Learn about managing and leading innovation while acquiring valuable expertise in teamwork, professional communication, change management, human resources, and problem-solving. Upon graduation, you will be prepared to take on a variety of roles in business, non-profit and governmental organizations, or even start your own business.
Professionals who aspire to management and leadership positions can enhance their clinical or business expertise with studies in health policy and health delivery systems. Combine your familiarity with key trends and stakeholders impacting the contemporary health care system in the U.S., and apply your knowledge to a capstone project focusing on a specific sector or organization associated with the health care industry.
Learn the professional standards for professionals in human resource management as articulated by the field’s governing organization. Develop competencies in human resource development planning in an industry applicable to your area of professional practice.
IT is at the heart of nearly every organization. Learn to understand the role of the IT manager in both needs assessment and project management as you move from introductory material in networking and programming through applications in web development and database management. Upon graduation, you will be able to keep computer systems running and data flowing, playing a critical role in a company’s success.
Prepare for leadership positions in law enforcement with courses in law enforcement planning, crime analysis, contemporary policing and advanced police management. You will be equipped to handle crime analyses as well as larger policing-management issues, giving you the knowledge necessary to pursue a supervisory or management career in law. You will demonstrate your skills with a capstone real-world leadership project.
Develop effective oral, written and interpersonal communication skills for entry into and promotion within a variety fields. You will learn to articulate an understanding of organizations and workplace environments; attain media literacy and proficiency; and develop skills necessary to manage a diverse workforce.
Develop your skills in traditional communication platforms while embracing new digital media frontiers. Learn to develop and manage content for both traditional and emerging media with confidence. Courses in technologies of communication, blogging, multimedia communications, public relations and new and traditional media writing will prepare you for a variety of communications careers.
Earn your MBA in just 18-24 months through our innovation-focused degree program. Learn from our faculty of industry experts who bring invaluable real-world experience to help you develop dynamic problem-solving, entrepreneurial thinking and collaboration skills. The flexible online format makes this program ideal for working professionals ready to advance their career.
Gain the knowledge and expertise to lead management and preparation for the increasingly complex natural and manmade disasters of the 21st century. You will learn to address the effects of emergencies and disasters on people, animals, the environment, physical structures and public infrastructure through an understanding of public safety, emergency medical services (EMS), emergency management, and public health systems.
In The Midwifery Institute of Philadelphia University, you will learn to provide distinctive care by weaving midwifery tradition with technology to benefit women and families. In this is a distance learning program, you will form close connections and create a network of support and encouragement with fellow students, faculty and alumni, all working together, "to promote midwifery for the betterment of women's health."
Developed by top sustainability practitioners and experts, this award-winning program fuses design, engineering and industry, emphasizing market-driven innovation to help you become a leader in global sustainability. You will master integrative sustainable design practices leading to high-performing resilient projects.