- The school has been ranked by U.S. News & World Report in 2010 as one of “America’s Best Colleges”
- Ranked by U.S. News & World Report among the “Best Online Graduate Programs” in the fields of engineering, business administration, and library science
- Received the 21st Century Best Practice Award for Distance Learning from the United States Distance Learning Association
- Ranked among the top 50 non-profit national doctoral/research universities in the nation by U.S. News & World Report in 2010
- The university has offered education since 1891
- Credit recognized for work experience through CLEP exams
- Regionally accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools
Overview of Drexel University Online
Drexel University Online is a subsidiary of Drexel University. Drexel University has a strong background in technology and research. The 100%-online education programs use the same high level academic standards as those used for the on-campus programs.
Master’s degree programs are provided in a wide array of areas. Drexel University Online offers online bachelor’s degrees. Students can select a certificate program from a variety of subjects.
Online master’s-degree programs are offered in a wide variety of areas, including clinical research, nursing, business, information sciences, education, engineering, sports management, communications, hospitality, and project management. Online bachelor’s degrees are available in subjects such as RN-to-BSN and business administration.
Online certificate programs are available in areas such as education, information science, business, communications, technology, engineering, nursing and health professions, medicine, and public health.
- Online students have opportunities to interact with other students and their instructors through web discussion boards, email, and web chat tools
- Students have access to technical support
- Academic counseling is available
The online students are taught by the instructors who teach the on-campus programs. Over 90% of the faculty have PhD’s.
Admissions and Financial Aid Information
The admissions criteria of Drexel University Online vary by program. The school requires applicants to submit a completed application to their selected degree program, as well as official transcripts from every college or university they attended.
Financial aid programs, grants, scholarships, and loans are available to those who qualify. The school provides military tuition-reduction and tuition-deferment programs.
Drexel University’s partnerships with employers provide academic credits for work-related educational experiences as well as special tuition grants.