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Carlos Albizu University is an institution of higher education dedicated to academic excellence and research from a pluralistic and multidimensional perspective. We educate students able to serve a highly complex and diverse society, with sensitivity to those most in need. We contribute to the improvement of the quality of life in our communities by training professionals with multicultural competencies. We distinguish ourselves through an educational philosophy based on a commitment to social responsibility, characteristic of all our programs and services.

                      At AIU, we understand the demands and challenges you face on a daily basis. That’s why we’re here to support you along the way. Our degree programs are designed so you can learn in ways that fit your life, with 24/7 access to your classes online or through our mobile app. We also provide you with a Graduation Team, a group of four advisors you can turn to anytime throughout your journey. The team includes an Admissions Advisor, Financial Aid Advisor, Faculty Advisor and Student Advisor.

The Ana G. Méndez University System has built a tradition that spans more than 65 years. It is the higher education institution with the fastest growth in Puerto Rico, with over 44 thousand enrolled students at its main campuses and 17 university centers throughout Puerto Rico and the United States (Orlando, Tampa, and South Florida in Florida and Wheaton, Maryland). Also, it is the only college institution in Puerto Rico that operates an educational television channel (Sistema TV), affiliated to the Public Broadcasting System (PBS). All the AGMUS institutions are accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and have won great recognition and a privileged position among institutions of higher education for offering the first and only accelerated program designed for adults in the Nation, known as the AHORA Program which is registered as the “Accelerated Discipline-Based Dual Language Immersion Model®”, responding to the real needs of the Hispanic community.


            A private, Catholic university in the heart of Miami, Barry University is proud to be named among the most diverse colleges in the country. Our students come from a wide variety of backgrounds and experiences, representing nearly all 50 states and more than 80 countries. With a total enrollment of roughly 3,700 graduate students, you will find outstanding programs in business, education, medical sciences, human performance and leisure sciences, law, health sciences, nursing, psychology, social work, theology, and more. You will find a community of scholars dedicated to teaching.  A 12:1 student to faculty ratio ensures individual attention throughout every course you take, and a variety of free academic and career support services are here to help facilitate your success as a graduate student. Learn more at barry.edu 

For over 120 years, Chamberlain College of Nursing has been at the forefront of excellence in nursing education. Chamberlain is increasing access to nursing education nationwide with campuses offering the three year Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree program and flexible online programs like the RN to BSN option, Master of Science in Nursing degree program, Doctor of Nursing Practice degree program and Graduate Certificates.


As a student at either DeVry University or its Keller Graduate School of Management, you can prepare for the challenges of the modern workplace and make an impact in your chosen field. Browse our variety of on-campus and online degree programs by area of study, including associates, bachelor’s, master’s, MBA and certificate programs..

Florida Atlantic University (FAU) is a comprehensive public university that is fully accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. FAU is located in Boca Raton, Florida with five satellite campuses located in the Florida cities of Dania Beach, Davie, Fort Lauderdale, Jupiter, and in Fort Pierce at the Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institution. FAU opened its doors as the first public university in Southeast Florida in 1964. Since day one, FAU has pushed the bounds of higher education. The University serves more than 30,000 freshmen, transfers and graduate students. People from every walk of life find a place at FAU. Students choose from more than 180 degree programs.

Florida International University is a vibrant, student-centered public research university, ideally located in Miami, that is worlds ahead in its commitment to learning, research, entrepreneurship, innovation, and creativity so that our graduates are prepared to succeed in a global market.


Florida Memorial University is a private university located in Miami Gardens, Florida.  It is the only  historically black college/university (HBCU) in South Florida, with a strong history since 1879.  It is a small institution with an enrollment of 1,200 students. Popular majors include Aviation, Psychology, Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Administration, and Biology. Florida Memorial University offers three graduate level programs including the Master of Business Administration, the Master of Science in Exceptional Student Education and the Masters of Science in Reading.  


Florida National University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate, baccalaureate, and master degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Florida National University. http://www.sacscoc.org Florida National University is approved for Veterans Training by the State of Florida, Department of Veterans Affairs, Tallahassee, Florida 32301, (904) 487-2836.

Galen College of Nursing is a highly recognized nursing school that delivers top-tier didactic and clinical nursing education to new and established nurses. Galen has over 20 campuses across the country that offer robust pre-licensure nursing programs and a virtual campus providing advanced post-licensure degrees. As an academic institution that focuses on offering excellence in nursing education, Galen is dedicated to expanding access to high quality clinical experience to a diverse population of nurses.  As part of the HCA Healthcare family, Galen College of Nursing has been firmly positioned into the healthcare arena to help bridge the ongoing nursing shortage gap. Galen is regionally accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) and programmatically accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) and the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). 


The mission of Lynn University today is the same mission that has defined the institution through its first 50 years and that will continue to define it in the future. Our mission is to provide the education, support and environment that enable individual students to realize their full potential and to prepare for success in the world. Lynn’s vision is to be recognized as one of the most innovative, international and individualized small universities in America. Lynn University will capitalize on its youth, location and close student and faculty bonds to become a forerunner institution, a different kind of learning center, an independent, innovative 21st century university that is unusually devoted to preparing young persons for America’s and the world’s future.

For nearly 40 years, Keiser University has become a major university in Florida serving approximately 20,000 students, 3,500 employees, and over 60,000 alumni. Keiser University has a campus in 18 of Florida’s major and mid-sized metropolitan areas/Florida communities. With campuses located throughout the State of Florida and internationally, the regionally accredited private university provides educational programs at the undergraduate and graduate levels for a diverse student body in traditional, nontraditional and online delivery formats. Through quality teaching, learning, and research, the university is committed to provide students with opportunities to develop the knowledge, understanding, and skills necessary for successful employment. Committed to a “students first” philosophy, Keiser University prepares graduates for careers in business, criminal justice, health care, technology, hospitality, education, career-focused general studies, and more.

Our mission is to form professionals through educational experiences that stimulate ethical behavior, an attitude of enterprise, innovation, leadership and respect for cultural and social diversity. To do so we provide undergraduate and graduate programs of excellence that meet the needs of the community. We promote and perform activities that generate, articulate and disseminate knowledge that contributes to the national community in the cultural, educational, social and economic fields, considering the context of a global world and the norms of scientific rigor.

The Mission of Nova Southeastern University, a private, not-for-profit institution, is to offer a diverse array of innovative academic programs that complement on-campus educational opportunities and resources with accessible distance learning programs to foster academic excellence, intellectual inquiry, leadership, research, and commitment to community through engagement of students and faculty members in a dynamic, life-long learning environment.

Palm Beach Atlantic University is a comprehensive Christian university with a significant core emphasis in the liberal arts. Its purpose is to offer a curriculum of studies and a program of student activities dedicated to the development of moral character, the enrichment of spiritual lives and the perpetuation of growth in Christian ideals. 

Founded in 1933 as Florida’s first public community college, Palm Beach State has grown from three classrooms and 41 local students to five campuses and 48,757 students from more than 161 countries. One of the top producers of associate degree graduates in the U.S., PBSC also offers baccalaureate degrees, professional certificates, career training, and corporate and continuing education.

South University is an academic institution dedicated to providing educational opportunities for the intellectual, social, and professional development of a diverse student population. To achieve this purpose, the institution offers focused and balanced programs at the associate’s, baccalaureate, master’s and doctoral levels. A broad-based core curriculum is offered, promoting critical thinking, effective verbal and written communication, and skills for life-long learning. Additionally, the University focuses on developing the requisites to appreciate knowledge as well as a pursuit of lifelong learning.

 Renowned for leadership development in justice, science, business and ministry, St. Thomas University is celebrating its 50th Anniversary. Its academic expansion now includes unique degrees in global entrepreneurship and international business, sports administration, intercultural human rights and undergraduate science research conducted in state-of-the-art laboratories. A small-class size, private university is the competitive advantage that allows students to reach their highest potential.

University of Phoenix® helps prepare you for the professional path you want through:

  • Flexible learning: We offer convenient course schedules, whether you attend on campus or online. Plus, our mobile app lets you access your classroom from anywhere you have the Internet, 24/7.
  • Instructors with on-the-job experience: They have advanced degrees and average 18 years of industry know-how.
  • Career-focused education: Our courses teach skills and knowledge that employers want. Certain degree programs let you take job-relevant courses sooner — and earn a skill-validating certificate even before graduation.
  • Networking opportunities: We have 870,000+ alumni to connect with. Also, our graduates have worked at all Fortune 100 companies of 2013.
  • Risk-free trial: You can enroll and take the first three weeks of an introductory, credit-bearing course with no financial obligation.*

It has always been our goal to provide innovative higher education alternatives to working professionals. We are focused on placing you at the center of your own education. That’s why my Union is your Union. Your Union education is designed to honor your life experiences and help you achieve your personal and career goals, all while providing you with transformational education that helps you make a difference in your own life and the lives of others.

Whether you want to continue working while you earn your MBA or immerse yourself full time by moving to one of America’s top-ranked college towns, UF has a program that will meet your needs. Our Professional MBA portfolio includes Executive, Online, and Weekend Professional options, including our South Florida option. Once every three weeks on a Saturday and Sunday for 24 months, the best and brightest business leaders in South Florida gather in UF MBA classrooms in Broward at Miramar Tech Center. Only one faculty team teaches in the UF MBA program. Everyone earns the same degree and goes through the same rigorous coursework, regardless of their chosen program. UF MBA isn’t just a piece of paper – it is an experience that forever shapes and influences your professional and personal development.

Our range of health care programs—from a bachelor’s to a master's to doctorate level degrees—combined with our technologically advanced facilities are all designed to help you gain the knowledge, experience, and confidence you'll need to take on critical roles in today's healthcare environments. Plus, our online healthcare degree environment is designed to support you and keep you connected.

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