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Independence University

Independence University has offered online or distance education for the past 37 years, but our legacy of student success dates back as far as 1891.

Our mission is simple: Helping our students graduate, launch better careers, and gain greater independence to live they life they want as soon as possible.

Our family of non-profit colleges admits students of any race, color, and national or ethnic origin.

Available Programs

  • Business, Marketing, and Communication
    • Business Administration - Bachelor's +

      Program Description

      The online Business Administration program is designed to help you gain entry-level to mid-level employment in a wide range of positions such as an office manager, account manager, small business developer, human resource assistant, or sales manager. This degree offers you a solid base in key areas of business know-how, such as accounting, sales, finance, marketing, and human resources management.

      In addition, you’ll gain business insights that will prove invaluable if you ever launch and manage your own business.

      With an online Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, you could seek employment in a wide range of occupations, such as:

      • Entry-level to mid-level business manager
      • Operations manager
      • Finance manager
      • Retail sales manager
      • Marketing manager
      • Self-employed business owner
    • Accounting - Bachelor's +

      Program Description

      Our online Bachelor’s degree program in Accounting prepares you for jobs with public accounting firms or private, governmental, or nonprofit organizations. This wide-ranging degree educates you in management, marketing, investing, and many other aspects of real-world business. In addition, you’ll gain skills in communication, logic, motivation, and other important business traits.

      As part of your online accounting program, you’ll learn about business and financial concepts and how they relate to professional accounting, including principles of federal taxation, auditing, and accounting for small businesses and corporations.

      With an online Bachelor of Science in Accounting, you could seek employment in a wide range of occupations, such as:

      • Accounting technician
      • Auditing clerk
      • Bookkeeper
      • Business manager
      • Financial clerk
      • Accounting specialist
      • Office manager
      • Sales manager
  • Medical Administration
    • Health Services Management - Bachelor's +

      Program Description

      The Health Services Management program is designed to help you gain entry to mid-level employment managing operations at a healthcare department. The program covers a broad spectrum of medical, administrative, financial, and managerial knowledge to provide you with a diverse education that will prepare you for work in the healthcare management field.

      With your degree, you could become qualified to work in any number of healthcare-related settings, including hospitals, long-term care facilities, clinics, and public health organizations. Or, you could find employment working for the healthcare department of a local, state, or federal government agency.

      A bachelor’s degree in Health Services Management could help you land a career as a:

      • Hospital administrator
      • Health services manager/director
      • Healthcare facility operations manager
      • Director of a healthcare department


Independence University is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC). The Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC) is a recognized accrediting agency by the U.S. Department of Education.


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