Drexel University: Distance Learning Programs

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Drexel University was founded in 1891. It is accredited by Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools. It first offered distance learning courses in 1997. In fall 2004, there were 1,500 students enrolled in distance learning courses. Institutionally administered financial aid is available to distance learners.

Services Distance learners have accessibility to academic advising, bookstore, career placement assistance, e-mail services, library services, tutoring.

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BS Communications and Applied Technology; Computing Technology; Emergency Medical Services (EMS); General Studies with Finance concentration; General Studies with Management concentration; General Studies with Marketing concentration

BSN Nursing–RN to BSN

Certificate Clinical Trials; Education–Graduate Intern Teaching Certificate; Education–Post-Bachelor's Teaching Certificate; Epidemiology and Biostatistics; Instructional Technology Specialist; Nursing Education; Nursing–Leadership and Management; Teaching English as a Second Language (TESL)

Certification Principal's Certification program

Graduate Certificate Engineering Management

MBA Business Administration–Techno MBA; Business Administration

MHS Physicians Assistant Studies, advanced

MS Clinical Research Organization and Management; Computer Science; Electrical Engineering; Emergency and Public Safety Services; Engineering Management; Higher Education; Information Systems; Library and Information Science; Science of Instruction

MSN Clinical Trials; Completion Program for Nurse Practitioners; Leadership and Management; Nursing Education; Nursing–Acute Care Nurse Practitioner; Nursing–Adult Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner; Nursing–Versatile Individual Program (VIP-MSN)


Undergraduate— business administration, management and operations; business/commerce; business, management, and marketing related; communications technologies and support services related; computer and information sciences; computer science; finance and financial management services; health professions related; health services/allied health/health sciences; marketing; nursing.

Graduate— business administration, management and operations; business/corporate communications; business, management, and marketing related; clinical/medical laboratory science and allied professions; computer and information sciences; computer and information sciences and support services related; computer engineering; computer engineering technologies; computer science; curriculum and instruction; education; educational administration and supervision; educational assessment, evaluation, and research; educational/instructional media design; education related; electrical and electronic engineering technologies; electrical, electronics and communications engineering; engineering; engineering related; engineering-related fields; engineering science; engineering technology; English as a second/foreign language (teaching); English as a second language; health professions related; information science/studies; library science; library science related; management information systems; marketing; nursing; publichealth; science technologies related; teaching assistants/aides.

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