Saint John’s University (SJU) is a private university located in New York City founded in 1870 by the Vincentian Fathers. SJU runs five undergraduate schools and six graduate schools. It has campuses in the United States and satellite campuses in Italy and France. Degree programs can be earned through on-campus learning or through distance education through SJU Online.
Saint John University offers three online undergraduate Associate degree programs (AA in Liberal Studies, AS in Business, AS in Criminal Justice); three online undergraduate Bachelor’s degree programs (BA Liberal Studies, BS Administrative Studies and BS Criminal Justice); and four graduate degree programs (School of Building Leaders Masters; School District Leader Advanced Certificate, Master of Arts and Master of Science in Education). In addition, the University also offers a host of online undergraduate and graduate level short courses. A full listing can be viewed through the SJU website.
Tuition for online classes vary but generally range from about $1,000.00 to $1,200.00 per credit hour for both graduate and undergraduate courses. Financial aid in the form of grants, loans and scholarships are available to eligible students. To inquire about the cost of online education and eligibility requirements of the school’s financial aid options, contact an SJU representative.
Those interested to apply for admission to SJU’s Online programs are advised to contact an SJU Admission’s representative as the admission requirements vary depending on the field of specialization, as well as the degree-level of the program of choice.
Saint John’s University is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, as well as several other professional accreditation societies. It was recently ranked as a top 10 online school for 2011 by the editors of The Best Colleges.