Brandman University is a separate, fully accredited university within the Chapman University system – one of the most prestigious private universities in California and ranked as a Top School in America’s Best Colleges 2010 by the U.S. News and World Report.
Formerly known as Chapman University College, Brandman University was established in 1958 for the purpose of providing quality education to adult students wanting to pursue or complete their higher education but may be unable to do so because of distance or their busy schedule. Brandman is able to achieve this mission by offering undergraduate and graduate degrees as well as certificate programs both online and in 26 campus locations throughout California and Washington.
For its Online Degree Program, Brandman offers 100% online Associate’s, Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees as well as Certificate Programs in such fields as Business, Arts and Sciences, Health, Education and professional development . Online students have access not just to other students but to all student services, financial aid, admission and registration online. Brandman University is a member of the Council for Adult & Experiential Learning (CAEL).
Tuition cost per credit hour is US$450 for undergraduate online degree programs and US$550 for graduate online degrees. Reduced military tuition rates are available for active duty military and their family members. Attendant fees vary depending on the degree chosen. Tuition cost for on-campus undergraduate and graduate degree programs also vary depending on the choice of campus where the student will pursue the degree program. Financial aid is extended via grants, loans and scholarships to deserving students. Those pursuing graduate studies; however, are not entitled to grants.
Brandman University is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).