Argosy University is a private for-profit university, which has 19 locations in 12 U.S. states and a number of accredited online undergraduate, graduate and doctoral programs. It was formed from the merger of three schools, namely the American Schools of Professional Psychology, the Medical Institute of Minnesota and the University of Sarasota.
Argosy University has four Colleges, each concentrating in special education field: the College of Business, the College of Education, the College of Health Sciences and the College of Psychology.
Online programs at Argosy University are offered through Argosy University in Chicago and they are based on the same curriculum taught at the Chicago campus. On completion of any online program, students receive both the diploma and transcripts will be issued by the Argosy University in Chicago campus.
The variety of degrees offered online include Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, Master of Arts in Education, Master of Arts, Master of Science, Master of Business Administration, Doctor of Education and Doctor of Business Administration.
Online degrees are offered in such majors as: Business, Psychology, Adult Education and Training, Educational Leadership, Instructional Leadership, Forensic Psychology, Industrial/Organizational Psychology, Sport-Exercise Psychology, Health Services Management, Business Administration, Management, Counseling Psychology and more.
Argosy University is regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.
Argosy University offers various financial aid opportunities to support its students and allow them receive the desired education. Financial Aid opportunities include:
• Federal Programs: Pell Grants, which are offered for undergraduate students only; Stafford Loans, which can be subsidized and unsubsidized; PLUS (Parent Loan for Undergraduate Students)
• Veterans Benefits, for which eligibility requirements must be met
• Other programs: Veterans Administration (V/A), Job Training and Partnership Act (JTPA), Division of Rehabilitation Services (DRS), etc.