The University of Atlanta is a distinctive institution of higher education, accredited with Premier status by the Accreditation Service for International Colleges (ASIC). ASIC is recognized by the United Kingdom Department for Education and Skills (DfES), the United Kingdom Department for Universities, Innovation and Skills (DUIS), the United Kingdom Border and Immigration Agency (Home Office), the United Kingdom Office for Standards in Education (Ofsted), and the United Kingdom Council for International Student Affairs (UKCISA). ASIC is a member of Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) International Quality Group (CIQG). The University offers cutting-edge programs in a spectrum of highly marketable fields at the Bachelor’s, Master’s, and Doctoral degree levels in addition to a number of specialized Certificate options. With its Flagship Campus in Atlanta, Georgia (US), the institution’s programs are available internationally, via several blended delivery modes. Such hybrid models offer maximized learning opportunities for those prepared and eager to further their education and to enhance their professional standing.
As a function of its never-ending reach for distinction, the University has been the beneficiary of significant signs of recognition: as one of few US-based institutions of higher education approved for membership in the European Association for Distance Learning (EADL); as a member of DANTES, which oversees educational funding to active servicemen in all branches of the American military; as an institution approved by the Department of Veterans Affairs for G.I. Bill funding; as a member of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), the only body of the U.N. with a specific mandate in higher education; as a member of the UK-based Society for Research into Higher Education (SRHE); and as an approved training center and certification partner of the American Academy of Project Management (AAPM).