Ashford University's Qualities
Recognition for Previous Work: Students may be able to transfer up to 90 approved credits from previous college experience to provide a head start on earning a bachelor's degree.
Relevance: Students can pursue an education that covers the full spectrum of knowledge in some of today's in-demand fields.
Technology: The Ashford Mobile App, coursework content in the cloud and the Student Portal allow students to access course materials and stay connected with classmates while on the go.
Community: Ashford University has a diverse student body and an environment where students, faculty, and alumni interact and support each other.
Prestige: Qualified, high-achieving undergraduate students have the opportunity to enhance their degree programs with advanced curriculum available through Ashford's Honor College. Honors graduates can also receive special recognition for their accomplishments.
Support: Ashford students are supported by a whole team of academic professionals, including advisors, faculty members, mentors, writing consultants, librarians, career services specialists, and more.
Ashford University's Mission
The mission of Ashford University is to provide high-quality, accessible, affordable, innovative, educational programs that meet the diverse needs of individuals pursuing advancement in their lives, professions, and communities.
'There are plenty of resources available for help, and I wanted something online that was flexible. Ashford seemed to fit those requirements, and I decided to make a call.'
Chris Klasen - BA in Business Administration, 2015
Tuition, Financial Aid & Start Dates
Since every student is different, there isn't a "one size fits all" for school information. Start dates and tuition often vary between selected programs, and financial aid opportunities are unique to each student's circumstances. to get the most up-to-date and accurate information based on your selected program and circumstances.
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About Ashford University
At Ashford University, you can earn the degree you've always wanted with innovative online instruction and a supportive faculty and student environment. Online students may enroll in programs offered through Ashford's four different online colleges, including the Forbes School of Business & Technology™. Choose from a variety of modern and relevant degrees and take advantage of modern digital tools to enhance your learning. You can stay in close contact with your instructors and classmates with the Ashford Mobile App and social media tools. Take advantage of this blend of cherished tradition and modern vision and begin your journey today.
Students interested in both an undergraduate and graduate education can save time and money by enrolling in Ashford University's Smart Track program. This option allows eligible students to earn up to nine graduate level credits that can be applied to both degrees at Ashford University. High-achieving students may also qualify to be part of Ashford University's Honors College for undergraduate students.
'My next goal is to begin working on my graduate degree. The sky's the limit! I know in my heart I must do everything within my power to continue to build upon the foundation that's been established by the great faculty and staff at Ashford University.'
Vanessa Valente Perryman - Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Management, 2015
Ashford University is accredited by WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC), 985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, CA 94501, 510.748.9001, www.wascsenior.org.
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Forbes School of Business and Technology™
Prospective business students may enroll in programs offered through the Forbes School of Business & Technology at Ashford University. The curriculum combines high-quality Forbes content on fundamental business topics and industry trends with the flexibility of online learning.
Online students also have access to a variety of Forbes resources, including the distinguished speaker series featuring Forbes business experts, a renowned board of advisors, and an online library featuring content from Forbes magazine. Qualified students may also apply for the Entrepreneurship and Senior Project Scholarships.
'This collaboration is a natural extension of what Forbes has been doing for nearly 100 years: providing people with information and insights to enable them to develop their own talent and become true entrepreneurs.'
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