Distance Learning Switzerland: Online MBA courses, online university master's degree courses in international hospitality management, online hotel management training, accredited Swiss colleges, online / home study diploma programs
Swiss Management Center University (SMC) is an internationally acclaimed business school and a global leader in online business education. We specialize in flexible distance learning Master and Doctorate degree programs taught in English and targeted at the working professional. Our online MBA program has been ranked in the top ten online MBA programs in the world.
Located in Switzerland, we offer a range of online undergraduate and graduate business degree programs including Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), MBA and DBA degree courses.
SMC is one of the world´s most international business schools with students from 116 countries. SMC recognizes the need of working professionals and individuals in demand of highest flexibility. Our distance learning system allows students to create personal calendars in alignment with professional and personal commitments. Enrollment is ongoing; the programs can be followed from any place, at any time, and any pace.
SMC is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), the leading specialized accreditation association for business education and by the European Council of Business Education (ECBE).
Founded in 1970, and headquartered in Minnesota in the U.S., Walden University is an accredited global leader in student-centered online education, and attracts a community of extraordinary students and faculty from Switzerland and the rest of the world.
Walden is the flagship online university of the Laureate International Universities network, a global network of more than 55 online and campus-based universities in 27 countries. The network includes more than 600,000 students across Asia, Europe, Latin America, North Africa, the Middle East, and North America.
Through our unique, multinational educational community, Walden and Laureate are creating opportunities for our students to advance their lives and the communities they serve.
We offer frequent start dates to over 40 online degree programs with more than 140 specializations and concentrations, with Master's and Doctoral degree programs in the fields of Business & Management, Leadership, Public Administration, Education, Nursing, Health Sciences, Public Health, Human Services, Counseling and Psychology.
Walden University offers Online Master / PhD & Doctorate Degrees, and schools that specialize in Business, Education, Psychology, Public Administration, Health, Nursing.
3. University of Liverpool, Online
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University of Liverpool (UOL) offers Online Master's & Doctorate degree courses to Swiss and international students in the fields of Business Administration, Management, Information Technology, Behavioural Sciences, Psychology, Education and Law. Since its foundation in 1881, UOL has produced eight Nobel Prize winners. This academic excellence is one reason why almost three thousand professionals from more than 175 countries have chosen it for their 100% online Master's or Doctorate degrees. They also recognise that the University’s exclusive partnership with e-Learning experts Laureate Online Education provides a uniquely global perspective and stimulating educational experience.
Outstanding reputation - The Financial Times has ranked the University of Liverpool among the top 10 UK universities in terms of annual research income; and it is the 15th largest research university in the UK. The University is also one of the top 25 universities in England according to the latest Times Higher Education Supplement University World Rankings.
Many countries, including the US and Canada, accept the standard of degrees awarded by UK universities as equivalent to their own.
- Doctor of Education - Higher Education (EdD)
- Doctor of Business Administration (DBA)
- MBA programs
- Master of Science (MSc) programs in International Management
- MSc in Project Management
- MSc in International Accounting & Finance
- MSc in IT
- MSc in Software Engineering
- MSc in Clinical Research
- MSc in Applied Psychology
- MSc in Forensic Psychology & Criminal Investigation
- Master of Public Health
- LLM in International Business Law
- LLM in International Finance & Banking Law, and more..
4. Glion Institute of Higher Education, Online MBA & Hospitality Postgraduate Programs
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Established in 1962, Glion Institute of Higher Education, a private university in Switzerland, is a global leader in international hospitality education, and has been ranked among the Top 3 Hospitality Management Schools in the world. We offer an accredited online MBA in International Hospitality & Service Industries Management degree program which is taught in English, and designed for working professionals from all over the globe. In addition, we provide specialist Diploma and Certificate Postgraduate programs in International Hospitality. Students can avail of two start dates in 2013.
Students can specialize in: General Management for Service Industries; Marketing and Innovation; Asset and Revenue Management or choose the ‘Self Designed’ option which allows you to select any 3 courses from the other specializations. The MBA program comprises 7 core courses and 3 elective courses which differ depending on your specialization. Each course is 8 weeks in length.
With no geographic restrictions and flexible lecture times, dedicated working professionals from all over the world will now have access to a level of higher education that is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Based in Geneva, Switzerland, the Geneva Graduate School of Governance (GGSG) is a bilingual English and French institution of higher education offering online and on-campus graduate education programs in specialist areas including governance studies, international development and social sciences, in addition to intensive training periods. The main language of instruction is English.
International and national students are offered a choice of both online graduate certificates and master's degree programs in specialist fields, as well as intensive training periods. A certificate programme involves a year of study while a master’s degree has a two-year duration, but their course contents are very similar. Ph.Ds are also offered online in areas relating to governance, security, international relations and more. Dissertations use either English or French. Written material supplied by the Graduate School is in English.
The online graduate education provided by our institution is aimed at international careers in both the public and private sectors. Leadership development, communication skills and sound decision-making are important skills that will be developed through our programs.
Fields of specialization:
* International Governance, Trade and Development
* Risk & Disaster Management
* Labour Management & Migration
* Conflict Management and Post-Conflict Reconstruction
* Management of Energy & Natural Resources
- Online Ph.D Programs (Start in September & January each year): Specialist areas include Political Science, Sociology, Economics and more.