National publications have recently honored Berkeley College for its outstanding programs. Berkeley College Online® is one of the first college or university online programs worldwide to be awarded Quality Standards certification by the United States Distance Learning Association (USDLA), placing Berkeley among an elite group of institutions recognized for excellence in distance learning. In addition, U.S. News & World Report has lauded Berkeley College as one of America’s “Best Online Colleges” for Bachelor’s degrees and Veterans programs. Berkeley has also been named as one of the nation’s “Top Veteran-Friendly Schools” in the Best of the Best issue of U.S. Veterans Magazine, a valuable resource for transitioning veterans published by DiversityComm. The press is taking note of what our students already know: great things are happening at Berkeley College!
Online Learning Worldwide – Access to Berkeley College’s outstanding academic programs, support services, and online community is available on the Internet. Enrolling in online courses affords students opportunities to improve their communication, technology, and research skills. Those skills, which are often sought by employers, can help prepare students for career success.
It’s flexible and convenient – Log onto courses with a PC, Mac, tablet, or smartphone 24 hours a day, seven days a week, from any location where Internet access is available and permitted by law. Students can balance coursework with family, job, and social responsibilities and work at their own pace within a weekly schedule of discussion topics, readings, and assignments.
It’s supportive – Students find support every step of the way. Instructors, classmates, and academic advisors are just an email, phone call, or video chat away. In addition, students are able to access the services of the Center for Academic Success for tutoring and other academic assistance at no additional charge. The online library provides electronic resources, as well as “Live Help.” The Online Student Development and Campus Life Department provides support through counseling services, as well as opportunities for leadership, engagement, and community through online clubs and outreach initiatives.
It’s career focused – A team of Career Services professionals assists students with identifying and preparing for internship and job opportunities. Graduates are eligible for free lifetime career assistance*.
- Professional – Learn from Berkeley College’s accomplished faculty members, whose real-world experience brings expert knowledge to the subjects they teach.
- Economical – Save significantly on room, board, and transportation expenses.
- Quality – Berkeley College Online® has been delivering online learning since 1998, with the same high standards as on-site classes.
*while the College is in operation