The University of America
History, Vision and Mission
The University of America is a prestigious international university whose mission is to provide top quality education to students throughout the world by combining both traditional teaching methods and state of the art online facilities.
The university is an independent Baptist institution with its administrative headquarters in Murrieta California and Salt Lake City, Utah. The university runs its programs 70 per cent online and 30 per cent on campus for the science and arts programs requiring practicum.
Our educational philosophy is to constantly pursue greater knowledge and understanding, by maintaining an open and enquiring mind: "To question all things; - never to turn away from any difficulty; to accept no doctrine either from ourselves or from other people without a rigid scrutiny by negative criticism; letting no fallacy, no incoherence, or confusion of thought step by unperceived; ... these are the lessons we learn from the ancient dialecticians." John Stuart Mill, Inaugural address as Rector, University of St. Andrews 1 February 1867.
The University is divided into the following Colleges:
1.THE AMERICAS COLLEGE.
2.CALIFORNIA BAPTIST COLLEGE/SEMINARY. 3. SALT LAKE BAPTIST COLLEGE/Salt Lake Bible College
4.THE UNIVERSITY OF AMERICA DIVINITY SCHOOL.
5.THE. U.A. COLLEGE OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY.
6. AMERICAN INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL OF THEOLOGY & PHILOSOPHY.
CHARTERD AND ACCREDITED. The UA College of Science & Technology is a tertiary institution registered by The Registrar General as Tertiary Education entity under the Companies and Allied Matters Act of 1990 with the Registration no RC1129763. Licensed by the Federal Ministry of Education and regionally accredited by the National Board for Technical Education with Accreditation No: C/TEB.553/Vol. 1/257.
http://www.cde.ca.gov for UA High school programs/ with CDS CODE/ REGISTRATION N0 33752006142293
The University of America aims to provide top quality education to students throughout the world, through both traditional teaching methods and state of the art distance-learning facilities. UA aims to deliver excellence in education in the fields of science, education, the arts and technology.
The University of America has a strong Christian ethic, and places great importance on the academic, personal and spiritual development of all our students. We aim to promote a strong sense of community responsibility amongst students, encouraging them to develop their skills in order to contribute positively to society at a wider level.
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INTERNATIONAL PEER REVIEW, INTERVERSITY COOPERATION AND VALIDATION BY USJ
THE UNIVERSITY OF AMERICA degrees are validated by the following UNESCO International Association of Universities(IAU) MEMBER universities. UA/USJ international degrees are at per with any US regionally accredited degree in value and utility. Many of our graduates have used their degrees as qualifications for their respective states professional licensing requirement in their various fields of study and you too, can be one of them! See the ''U.A. Degree Programs'' for more information.
The U.A is also a United Nations Impact(UNAI) Institution
The U.A College of Science and Technology Isuofia is Licensed by the Federal Ministry of Education and regionally accredited by the National Board for Technical Education with Accreditation No: C/TEB.553/Vol. 1/257. Listed by Joint Admission and Matriculation Board JAMB.
ACCREDITATION /MEMBERSHIP INFORMATION
The UA has filed expression of interest application with the an accreditation agency recognized by USDE and CHEA USA, which has visited the UA campus in California in November 21, 2014, to conduct accreditation orientation for the UA staff and faculty. Another visit for accreditation is expected from this agency to UA before the end of this year, 2017. Contact us for more information .
The University of America is authorised by the Florida Department of Education Commision on Independent Education bySection 1005.06(1)(f), Florida Statutes and Rule 6E-5.001, and 1997 Florida Code TITLE XVI EDUCATION Chapter 246 Nonpublic Postsecondary Institutions 246.084(1)(2)(3) Authorization. To award Associate in Arts, Associate in Science, Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, Master of Arts, Master of Science, and Doctor of Philosophy in the following categories: ministry, counseling, theology, education, administration, music, fine arts, media communications, and social work as an exempt Christian institution.
The University of America is accredited by the Accreditation Service for International Colleges (ASIC) UK , an International recognised accreditation agency. ASIC is an approved accrediting body for the purposes of compliance by the UK Border Agency (UKBA) relating to the admission of students holding Student Visitor Visas and to the delivery of programmes in ESOL with Citizenship, is a member of the British Quality Foundation (BQF), sits on the Quality Standards Group of UK NARIC, and is one of a number of international accrediting bodies listed in the international directory by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) in the USA and is a member of the CHEA International Quality Group (CIQG). ASIC accreditation gives reassurance to potential students, their parents and education representatives that the operation of their chosen college conforms with relevant United Kingdom laws and offers genuine courses, which are delivered to appropriate standards with acceptable quality, and which lead to recognized qualifications with international standards. ASIC Accreditation also provides reassurance to the Border and Immigration Agency (Home Office) that the college meets their requirements for overseas students and, in general, does not harm the perceived quality of the United Kingdom education provision.
The University of America is an educational corporation chartered by the office of the SECRETARY OF STATE OF CALIFORNIA as The University of America University System- a Public Benefit non- profit university corporation and has degree awarding powers.
UA is an exempt institution registered with the State of California`s Bureau of Private Post secondary Education (BPPE). N0 22428 .
UA is also registered with
http://www.cde.ca.gov for UA High school programs
UA participates in the federal IPED PROGRAM
UA as a Baptist higher institution is accredited by BAPTIST SCHOOLS ACCREDITING ASSOCIATION(BSAA). SALT LAKE CITY, SALT LAKE UTAH USA.
PROGRAMATIC ACCREDITATION FROM A RECOGNISED UK AWARDING BODY
The UA is accredited by ATHE LTD with recognized Centre ID: 946. ATHE is a U.K is national Awarding and accrediting body recognized by the UK Government through the OFqual with the Ofqual Recognition Number RN5344,for all Law, Business Management and Administration , Computing, Health and Social Care, Health Management, Travel and Tourism and related programs. For more information see www. athe.co.uk
EDUCATION FOR BUSINESS MANAGERS AND ADMINISTRATORS (EBMA) CAMBRIDGE UK
UA is an EBMA CAMBRIDGE U.K accredited Centre No. 92748. We are recognised centre of Education for Business Managers and Administrators (EBMA) Cambridge UK. EBMA is an only established awarding body in the UK to accredit, validate and award high value vocational and academic qualifications in business management and administration sectors through its rigorous and quality assured standards. EBMA qualifications are widely used by learners, employers, training providers, FE and HE colleges and acceptable by well-known and largest Universities in UK”
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