About City University of Seattle
The City University of Seattle is a private nonprofit university accredited through the doctoral level. CityU is dedicated to serving the working adult and transfer student and is ranked by the U.S. News & World Report among the top 30 for online bachelor’s degree programs and among the top 20 online programs for veterans in the U.S.
CityU’s Mission and Values
We strive to change lives for good by offering high quality and relevant lifelong education to anyone with the desire to learn. At CityU, we value:
- Flexibility – design and deliver programs and services to be convenient to students
- Accessibility – provide educational opportunities to anyone, anywhere
- Innovation – continually create new educational opportunities
- Relevance – what we teach today can be applied tomorrow
- Global – act local but think global
CityU’s vision is education access worldwide via a network of partners and programs onsite and/or online.
Accreditation, Policies, and Administration
CityU is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities, a regional accrediting body approved by the U.S. Department of Education. Learn more about CityU’s academic model, accreditation, policies, administration, governance, associations, and alliances.
CityU has a world-class Learning Resource Center, an onsite Counseling Center and a Career Center. Learn more about these services, along with internship opportunities, academic schedules, and commencement information.
The Cornish Commons is a state-of-the-art residence hall in the South Lake Union that will be open to students in the fall of 2015. The building is just seven blocks from campus and features special amenities for our students.
CityU has over 20 locations in the Northwest and worldwide. Many of our degree, certificate, and endorsement programs are also offered completely online so you can learn from anywhere, whatever works best for you. Aside from its flagship campus and headquarters in Seattle, CityU offers programs in Canada, China, Czech Republic, Greece, Mexico, Slovakia, Switzerland, and Vietnam.
For over 40 years CityU has partnered with premier companies, institutions of higher education and international education providers. Learn more about our partnerships, training options and how to become a partner.
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