CalSouthern—A Different Kind of Online University
California Southern University is a regionally accredited, online university offering degrees in psychology, business, law, criminal justice and nursing at the associate, bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral levels.
Since the university’s inception in 1978, CalSouthern has focused on making higher education of exceptional quality both convenient and affordable for non-traditional students, typically working adults.
What sets CalSouthern apart from your other online university options is its unique combination of academic quality, convenience, affordability and individualized support.
CalSouthern is regionally accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) Senior College and University Commission. Regional accreditation is the most highly respected and recognized form of accreditation, and it provides an assurance of academic quality and integrity, in addition to a wide variety of opportunities for CalSouthern learners. CalSouthern’s degree programs are robust, relevant and continuously updated to reflect the latest developments in the field.
At CalSouthern, all your coursework is done online and on your schedule so that you can earn your degree while balancing your busy professional and personal lives. With no entrance exams and monthly course starts, you can get started right away and work at the pace that’s best for you. You’ll work one-on-one with faculty mentors who are dedicated educators as well as experienced professionals in the areas in which they teach.
CalSouthern’s tuition is reasonably priced and will never increase as long as you remain continuously enrolled. We also offer a variety of interest-free payment options that enable you to choose the one that best fits your budget and financial circumstances.
Perhaps most important is the unmatched level of personalized guidance and support you’ll receive at CalSouthern. From the enrollment process through graduation, a team of dedicated professionals—faculty, advisors, deans and support staff—will be with you every step of the way to help you reach your academic and professional goals.
We invite you to browse our website. Learn more about our online university. Meet our dedicated, highly credentialed faculty and read about their professional accomplishments. Watch guest lectures from leading scholars, authors and practitioners. Learn about the wide variety of research tools, productivity software and study resources we provide our learners. Or, perhaps most important, spend some time in our content section, reading about current learners and alumni who are achieving their educational and professional goals. You might find that the aspirations that motivate them—and the challenges they’ve overcome—are similar to your own!