Outside the Top 5:
- Chinese University
- City University
- Polytechnic University
This listing shows an extensive list of university choices here locally.
Please speak with your counselors about these choices.
Local Universities with 1st year Enrollment
|Hong Kong Baptist University
|The Education University of Hong Kong||1994|
|The Open University of Hong Kong
||Public||1989||1997||The Open University of Hong Kong Ordinance (Cap. 1145)|
|Hong Kong Shue Yan University
||Private||1971, registered as an Approved Post Secondary College in 1976||2006||Post Secondary Colleges Ordinance (Cap.320)|
International University with Local Campuses
|Name of institution (Chinese name in parentheses)||Year established||Year granted university status||Legal regulations for the institution|
|The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts
||1984||Not applicable||The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts Ordinance (Cap. 1135)|
|Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education
||Formed by merger of 9 existing technical institutes in 1999||Not applicable||Operated by the Vocational Training Council under the Vocational Training Council Ordinance (Cap. 1130)|
The Best Online College Degree Programs
If your time is restricted by a career, family, or other responsibilities, you still can advance in your goals with an online education. An online education can offer options that are flexible and cost-friendly, while still fitting the need for today’s highly demanding educational requirements in any field. Below you’ll find a list of some of the top online universities offering well-regarded, accredited degree programs.
|Kaplan University — Associate’s, Bachelor’s, and Master’s Degrees. Kaplan also offers continuing education, so working professionals can earn professional certificates to advance a career from a highly respected faculty.
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|Capella University — Bachelor’s, Master’s, and Doctorate Degrees. Working adult professionals enjoy the flexibility and affordability of Capella University’s easy-to-use online degree programs. Programs offered include business, education, healthcare, criminal justice, and more.
|DeVry University — Associate’s, Bachelor’s, and Master’s Degrees. DeVry has a history of its students performing well in the job market upon graduation. Since 1975, nearly a quarter of a million students have graduated from DeVry and between 2003 and 2008, 96 of the Fortune 100 companies employed DeVry graduates.
|Walden University — Bachelor’s, Master’s, and Doctorate Degrees. A member of the Laureate International Universities Network, Walden University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. Walden’s mission is to educate career professionals through online learning to effect positive social change.
|Liberty University — Associate’s, Bachelor’s, and Master’s Degrees. Liberty University was founded in 1971 by Rev. Jerry Falwell and today is the fastest-growing evangelical Christian university in the United States.
|Post University — Bachelor’s, Master’s, and Doctorate Degrees. For years, Post University has helped students place themselves in the centers of fast-growing industries with opportunities around every corner. With degrees at almost every level, students can find a degree program available for whatever stage of their career. Moreover, Post University offers several degrees online, making education easy and readily accessible.
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|Grand Canyon University — Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees. An online Christian university, Grand Canyon was recently rated the #1 online university in the United States by OEDb. Degrees are offered in arts, business, IT, education, healthcare, criminal justice, and more.
|Boston University — Bachelor’s, Master’s, and Doctorate Degrees. Originally established in 1839 and chartered in 1869, Boston University is one of the leading private research institutions in the United States. BU boasts two primary campuses in the city of Boston, study-abroad programs around the world, and an online education program for distance learners.
|University of Liverpool — Master’s and Doctorate Degrees. At the University of Liverpool, students will find they are part of a global community. The university is proud to be one of the UK’s most inclusive universities, welcoming students from a wide variety of backgrounds and from over 100 countries of the world.
|South University — Associate’s Bachelor’s, Master’s, and Doctorate Degrees. Whether you are looking to start your college career or advance your professional career, South University has an option available for you. SU has online degrees available at every level, perfect for students with busy or inconsistent schedules and need flexibility. All of the online programs are accredited with industry-driven curriculum.