Students select four courses (12 semester credit hours) from a graduate concentration to earn a graduate level certificate in the concentration area.
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Columbia Southern University (CSU) is an accredited member of the Distance Education and Training Council (DETC). The Accrediting Commission of the DETC is listed by the U.S. Department of Education as a nationally recognized accrediting agency. All CSU programs have been reviewed and approved by DETC.
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Distance Education and Training Council Accrediting Commission
Private, for-profit, Higher Education
Courses are delivered entirely online.
Master's College or University I
It is necessary that CSU students have access to the Internet and an e-mail account in order to complete a program of study at CSU. If personal Internet service is unavailable, you are encouraged to contact local libraries, schools, or a public business.
Columbia Southern University welcomes students from the United States, the Armed Forces, and Canada.
There are no on campus requirements.
Federal Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant, Academic Competitiveness Grant, Direct Subsidized Loans, Direct Unsubsidized Loans, Tuition Assistance, Veterans Affairs benefits
School FAFSA Code: 041215
CSU will conduct a comprehensive evaluation of your applicant materials including any prior academic credit. This report will outline those courses we have determined you should take and those courses for which we have accepted transfer credit.