In today's high-paced, globalized society, students in Kuwait and throughout the Middle East can work towards a fully accredited and recognized American degree while maintaining their commitments home, work, and family.
Supported by the University of Phoenix, Middle East Service Centre in the Dubai Knowledge Village at the business hub of the Middle East, the University of Phoenix Middle East online undergraduate and graduate degree programs are specifically designed to enable students to study in their own country, in their own time-zone, in their own time. A University of Phoenix Middle East education is ideal for working individuals with other lifestyle commitments in Kuwait and across the Middle East.
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Described by the University of Phoenix itself:
"As the largest private university in North America, University of Phoenix is a pioneer in international online learning. When you join our global online community, you become part of an inclusive network that has helped thousands of students from over 130 countries to achieve their personal and career goals.
It’s a genuinely American educational experience, offering programs taught by highly-qualified professionals. Whatever you choose to study, you study where and when you want, preparing yourself for the educational, professional and personal challenges you will meet in the real world today. You will also find that you earn your degree sooner than you think.
Students throughout the Middle East can attend classes online. Our Student Services Center in Dubai, provides personalized support for online students – with an expert, multi-national staff well-versed in your educational systems and professional concerns."
Kuwait Education, General:
From the Encyclopedia of the Nations:
"Kuwait offers its citizens free education, including free food, clothing, books, stationery, and transportation, from kindergarten through the fourth year of college. Most expatriates are not eligible for free education and must register their children at a private school. The Ministry of Education sets tuition levels for private schools"
While Kuwait has made such a concerted effort toward educating its population, many students consider additional online education opportunities from international online schools as a compliment to state-promoted education opportunities.
Higher Education in Kuwait:
Due in large part to the rapid development of global education institutions operating out of the United States, such as the University of Phoenix, students across the Middle East can access first-rate college education opportunities by way of distance learning programs and online classes. Students searching for valuable skills in business, technology, and health care often make use of such distance learning opportunities.
As noted by the Kuwait Culture Office in Washington, D.C.:
"There are two state supported institutions of Higher Education in Kuwait:
In addition, there are a number of private post-secondary colleges and universities that are approved by the Kuwait Ministry of Higher Education, including:
Recent Kuwait Education News:
Recent news articles published about Kuwait Education, Online Education, and Distance Learning:
Kuwait Education Google Blog Search
Recent blog posts about Kuwait Education concerning Online Education and Distance Learning: