美國人民大學

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人民大學(英語:University of the People,簡稱:UoPeople)是一所美國非營利的遠距大學,由教育企業家Shai Reshef於2009年1月創立。[1][2][3]

該校在盖茨基金会等的捐助下[4],在2014年獲得美國教育部認可的遠程教育認證委員會(DEAC)認證。[5]

課程[编辑]

該校提供商業管理學士及副學士學位、電腦科學學士及副學士學位、健康科學學士及副學士學位及教育碩士學位。[6]

聯繫[编辑]

該校與愛丁堡大學[7]國際文憑組織[8]加州大學柏克萊分校[9]等合作。

學費[编辑]

該校免學費,但學生需支付申請費及考試費。有經濟困难的學生可申请獎學金。[10][11][12]

参考资料[编辑]

  1. ^ Lewin, Tamar. Israeli Entrepreneur Plans a Free Global University That Will Be Online Only. New York Times. January 25, 2009 [May 30, 2009]. 
  2. ^ It's Time to Give Back. Inc. April 20, 2009 [May 17, 2017]. 
  3. ^ Online University For All Balances Big Goals, Expensive Realities. NPR.org. [January 23, 2018] (英语). 
  4. ^ University of the People. Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. January 21, 2018. (原始内容存档于December 31, 2017). 
  5. ^ Accrediting Commission - Grant of Accreditation, DETC, February 13, 2014
    Report from the Accrediting Commission - Renewal of Accreditation, DEAC, February 27, 2017
  6. ^ An online university - with no fees. theguardian.com. October 6, 2009 [May 17, 2017]. 
  7. ^ Partnership opens doors for students from adverse backgrounds. University of Edinburgh. [February 1, 2018]. 
  8. ^ University of the People Frequently asked questions (PDF). International Baccalaureate. [13 October 2018]. 
  9. ^ Berkeley to accept University of the People graduates. Times Higher Education. [April 5, 2016]. 
  10. ^ University of the People Online Tuition Free Degrees. Scholarships For Development. November 27, 2017. 
  11. ^ Coughlan, Sean. Refugees study at online 'university of anywhere'. BBC News. 2016-07-19 [2018-08-19] (英国英语). 
  12. ^ Malo, Sebastien. Between shelling and displacement, Syrian students seek degrees online. U.S. [2018-08-19] (美国英语).