Villanova University – 100% Online Programs

Founded in 1842, Villanova University is the oldest and largest Catholic university in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Through the years, Villanova has become widely recognized as the expert in professional education, with thousands of online enrollments that include professionals from numerous Fortune 500 companies. Villanova University offers a variety of dynamic, 100% online certificate programs and graduate degree programs designed with you and your busy schedule in mind. From Project Management to Information Security, from Six Sigma to Human Resources, Villanova’s master certificate programs are designed to help you obtain industry recognized certifications that will help you enhance your skills and advance in your career.

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Villanova University





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Courses start at the beginning of every month for certificate programs and 6 times per year for degree programs


Villanova and its programs have received accreditation through the Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools, the AACSB International, and the Computing Sciences Accreditation Board. Villanova is a member in good standing of the National Association for College Admission Counseling. The American Council on Education’s College Credit Recommendation Service (ACE) has recognized many Villanova University’s certificate programs as course material suitable for college credit recommendation.The Villanova College of Nursing is accredited by the Commission of the Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) and the Master of Public Administration degree program is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration (NASPAA).


Student Services

Online Faculty Support

Online office hours, email and internet message boards deliver extended interaction with program faculty and classmates, ensuring an engaging and rewarding educational experience. In fact, many students find they are learning, participating and enjoying themselves more in these online certificate programs and graduate degree programs than they ever did in a traditional classroom.

Your Program Representative

To help you achieve your goals, you will be assigned a dedicated program representative. Your representative will help you register for courses and assist you in ordering books and materials. You will develop a close working relationship with your representative and are encouraged to take advantage of the full range of services he or she can provide.

IT Support and Customer Service

There are several ways to get assistance if you have questions or need technical support. Choose the option that’s most convenient for you – phone, email or live chat.


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Online University

We are brick and mortar but we offer these specific programs *100% online

Villanova Online Resources

PMP® PDU Requirements – Maintaining Your Credential – Learn how Villanova can help you meet your PMP certification PDU requirements. Tips and strategies to fulfill your PDU requirements and remain in good standing as a certified PMP.

Career Enhancing Master's Certificates Online – get the training and certification you need to set yourself apart. Villanova University online offers an array of master's certificates to help improve performance, enhance skills, and prepare for industry certification. Learn at your convenience and become a noted expert in your field.

Earn Your Master's in HR Degree or MPA Degree Online – 100% online public administration and human resource master's degrees through Villanova University. Expert video-based learning technology eliminates the obstacles of time and location, enabling you to enroll in the institution U.S. News & World Report has ranked as the #1 Master's University in the Northern Region for more than 20 years.

Green Belt, Lean Black Belt, and Lean Six Sigma Certification Requirements – Find out what it takes to gain industry recognized certifications through the worldwide leader in Six Sigma online education.


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