Trident University International is a proprietary institution which was founded in 1998 and situated in Cypress, California. Trident University is a regionally accredited online university striving to serve professionals and members of the U.S. military family. Their academic colleges offer high-quality Online PhDs, Online Masters Degrees and Online Bachelor’s Degrees. They pioneered the world-renowned Robust Learning Model (RLM), which employs proven case-based and applied online learning methodologies. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Its tuition and fees are $6,600 (2013-14).
TUI is one of the smaller for-profit higher education companies examined by the committee, enrolling 7,307 students. In 2010, the company received at least $37 million of its revenue from the Federal Government. TUI’s tuition costs are lower than most of the for-profit companies examined by the committee, largely because the company sets its tuition to closely match Tuition Assistance benefits from the Department of Defense.
The innovative approach on online education successfully empowers university students to acquire critical thinking and strategic skills that can enhance their lives and further their careers. TUI focus is on quality teaching and outcomes, which is why more than 90% of their faculty have earned a Ph.D. or the highest equivalent degree in the fields they teach. Adhering to high academic standards, TUI is among the leading online universities accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).
The following is the list of articles by scholars from TUI University that are published in OMICS International journals.