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Wilmington University

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Wilmington University is a private institution founded in 1968 and located in New Castle, Del, although there are numerous campuses in Delaware and New Jersey, along with one in Maryland. It began offering bachelor’s degrees online in 2007. There is no Greek life at the university, but students may choose from about 30 clubs and organizations. The university’s 10 athletic teams are nicknamed the Wildcats and compete in the NCAA Division II Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference.

 

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Mayville State University

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A public institution founded in 1890, Mayville State University has been providing online education since 2003. Available programs include business administration, early childhood education, math education and more. A virtual library, tutoring services and other services are available to online students through Mayville State University's Office of Extended Learning.

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Mercy College

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Mercy College is a private institution founded in 1850 that is located in Dobbs Ferry, N.Y., with other locations in the Bronx, Manhattan and Yorktown Heights. It began offering an online bachelor’s degree program in 1993. There are no fraternities or sororities, although there are about 30 clubs and organizations students may join. The college’s 10 athletic teams are nicknamed the Mavericks and compete in the NCAA Division II East Coast Conference. Actress Gabourey Sidibe has attended Mercy College

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University of North Dakota

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A public institution, the University of North Dakota was founded in 1883 and began providing online education in 2003. The school offers web-based undergraduate and graduate degrees divided into eight separate colleges, including business, nursing and technology. The University of North Dakota's online program is military-friendly and gives students access to a variety of resources.

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Eastern University

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Founded in 1925 as Eastern Baptist Theological Seminary, Eastern University is a private institution located on 114 acres in St. Davids, Pa, in suburban Philadelphia. It began offering three separate online bachelor’s degree programs in 1999. There are no fraternities or sororities at Eastern, although there are more than 50 clubs and organizations for students to join. Known as the Eagles, the university competes in 10 sports as part of the NCAA Division III Freedom Conference.

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University of the Southwest

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Founded in 1962 in Hobbs, New Mexico, the University of the Southwest is a private Christ-centered educational community. Its liberal arts curriculum is rooted in the study of literature, philosophy, history, math and science, with a unique emphasis on the values of faith and freedom. USW offers 55 undergraduate degrees and master’s programs in education and business.

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Appalachian State University

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Appalachian State University, founded in 1899, is a public institution residing on 1,300 rural acres in Boone, North Carolina. The school offers about 185 undergraduate and graduate degree and certificate programs through its eight colleges and schools. Notable Appalachian State University alumni include Stephen Dubner, coauthor of the international bestseller Freakonomics.

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Belhaven University

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Founded in 1883, Belhaven University is a private institution residing on 42 urban acres in Jackson, Mississippi. It is a Christian school affiliated with the Presbyterian Church, and it offers 27 undergraduate majors as well as several master's degrees. Belhaven University strives to provide students with a strong liberal arts program and an atmosphere where students can find purpose and meaning.

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St. Mary-of-the-Woods College

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St. Mary-of-the-Woods College’s online program features 8-weeek and 16-week formats for different learning styles, learning approaches specifically designer for adults and a solid liberal arts education to prepare students for career changes. Education benefits, scholarships and other resources are available for students in the military.

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University of West Florida

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Established in Pensacola, Fla., in 1963, the University of West Florida has campuses along the Emerald Coast, including Ft. Walton Beach, Elgin Air Force Base and Hurlburt Field, as well as land used for wildlife research and recreation on Santa Rosa Island. The university offers degrees through three colleges: arts and sciences, business and professional studies . The school’s main campus is on a 1,00-acre wildlife refuge on the Escambia River. The University of West Florida Argonauts compete in NCAA Division II sports in the Gulf Coast Conference.

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Oakland University

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Located in Rochester, Mich., Oakland University is a public university founded in 1957 with an undergraduate student body of more than 19,000 students. The university offers 133 undergaduate and 128 graduate degree programs, with fewer than 35 students per graduate course. Of the school’s 87,500 alumni, 75% live in Michigan. Oakland University offers 200 student organizations including 12 with Greek affiliations.

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