Top 3 Distance Learning Finnish Universities for doing Master’s Degree
1. University of Maryland University College
University of Maryland University College commonly abbreviated as UMUC and has been offering distance learning masters courses since 1972. Currently, 30 percent of their students are enrolled in the distance learning courses, and Internet is their sole link to the university.
About UMUC: It holds the Sloan Consortium Award for Excellence in Institution, which is treated as one of the highest honors given in Web education, making it an obvious choice for those who wish to do distance Masters in Finland
You can look at their official website for course details and fees: http://www.umuc.edu/index.shtml
2. Walden University
Operating since the 1970, Walden University is yet another respectable distance-delivered institution, accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.
They offer Masters Degree in Business Administration (M.B.A), Healthcare Administration (M.H.A.), Information Systems Management, Public Administration (M.P.A.), Public Health (M.P.H.), and Master of Science in Nursing (MSN).
You can also do MS in following areas -
• Clinical Research Administration
• Forensic Psychology
• Nonprofit Management and Leadership
• Software Engineering
• Systems Engineering
• Project Management
• Mental Health Counseling
• Health Informatics
• Instructional Design and Technology
Completion Requirements -
• 51 quarter credit hours
• Core courses (45 cr.)
• Foundation course (1 cr.)
• Capstone course (5 cr.)
Minimum GPA: 3.0
Estimated completion time: 18 months (varies as per individual capabilities)
Fees vary from one course to another, but the average cost per quarter credit hour is about $380.
Visit their official website for further details: http://www.waldenu.edu/
3. Capella University
Capella University is also an active member of North Central Association of distance education. They offer masters degree in areas of Psychology, Business, Information Technology, and Human Services.
Currently there are over 23,000 students enrolled in their online distance masters program. Here’s an insight to their distance masters courses offered: http://drf.businessschools.com/Capella-University