University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Campus: Distance Learning Programs
UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA, TWIN CITIES CAMPUS
Independent and Distance Learning
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Campus was founded in 1851. It is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. It first offered distance learning courses in 1941. In fall 2003, there were 2,000 students enrolled in distance learning courses. Institutionally administered financial aid is available to distance learners.
Services Distance learners have accessibility to bookstore, campus computer network, e-mail services, library services.
Contact Receptionist, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Campus, Continuing Education Information Center, 101 Wesbrook Hall, 77 Pleasant Street, SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455. Telephone: 800-234-6564. Fax: 612-625-1511. E-mail: [email protected]
DEGREES AND AWARDS
Programs offered do not lead to a degree or other formal award.
COURSE SUBJECT AREAS OFFERED OUTSIDE OF DEGREE PROGRAMS
Undergraduate— accounting; agriculture/agricultural sciences; agriculture/agricultural sciences, other; American history; anthropology; art history; biochemistry and biophysics; biology; business administration and management; business marketing and marketing management; cell and molecular biology; classical and ancient Near Eastern languages and literatures; communications, general; computer systems networking and telecommunications; creative writing; developmental/child psychology; ecology; economics; educational psychology; English composition; English language and literature, general; English language and literature/letters, other; family/consumer resource management; finance; foods and nutrition studies; foreign languages and literatures; forest production and processing; French; geological and related sciences; Germanic languages and literatures; health and medical administrative services; history; journalism; Latin (ancient and medieval); mathematics; mechanical engineering; music; nursing; occupational therapy; philosophy; physics; psychology; public health; Romance languages and literatures; Russian; social work; Spanish; speech and rhetorical studies; women's studies.
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