Online Learning

Online Learning

One of the first universities to offer programs that meet the needs of busy adults, Friends University is a leader in adult education. And with Friends online learning programs, you can take advantage of convenient scheduling without sacrificing academic success.The Best Colleges Did you know that Friends University is ranked No. 4 among the best online colleges in Kansas for 2018 by TheBestColleges.org? This ranking looks at the following: admissions rate, default rate, retention rate, graduation rate and percent of student enrolled in online classes.

Multiple Friends online programs were ranked nationallyon the U.S. News 2020 Best Online Graduate Education Program list. Friends is the highest-ranked private college in Kansas on the list and the fourth-ranked program among Kansas colleges on the list. The university’s online bachelor’s programs were also ranked as part of the 2019 Best Online Bachelor’s Programs. Business Administration and Computer Information Systems programs were ranked at #114 in the nation, at #3 among all Kansas higher education institutions and as #1 among private universities in Kansas. Another category where the university ranks highly is Best Online Graduate Business Programs (Excluding MBA). The Master of Health Care Leadership and Master in Management Information Systems online graduate programs are ranked at #108 in the nation and at #1 in Kansas, among all higher learning institutions in Kansas.

Moodle App Now Available!!!

The Friends University Moodle software has been upgraded to the 3.2 version.  With this upgrade comes the opportunity to use the Mobile Application.

To download this application on your device go to the Google Play Store or the Apple App Store.    During setup it will ask you for the University’s URL—please enter the following:  https://lms.friends.edu.

The Moodle app is a product of Moodle HQ.  The following Moodle HQ link can address questions you may have about the mobile application.

Moodle App FAQ

To download the app:

Google Play store

Apple App store

If you need assistance with Moodle course activities please contact the LearningHouse 24/7 helpdesk at 1-800-985-9781.

 

 

Bachelor's Degrees

Business Administration, Bachelor of Science

Business Administration, Bachelor of Science

Friends University's bachelor of business administration degree prepares you for a successful career in a variety of different business activities using a unique blend of cross-disciplinary business courses. The business management program includes accounting, finance, management, marketing and information systems.

Elementary Education, Bachelor of Science

Elementary Education, Bachelor of Science

As elementary education majors, students have the opportunity to earn their elementary education degree and make a difference in the lives of children every day. The elementary education program in the College of Adult and Professional Studies prepares adult students to teach grades K-6.

Master's Degrees

Master of Science in Cyber Security

Master of Science in Cyber Security

The master of science in cyber security (MSCS) is designed to prepare leaders like you to be on the front line of defense against hackers determined to do harm.

Master of Education

Master of Education

The new METL degree program includes a revised, cutting-edge core focused on the common core, learning, performance and assessment. Beyond the core, you will select 12 workshops from more than 100 potential choices to fully customize the remainder of the program of study.

Global MBA, Global Master of Business Administration

Global MBA, Global Master of Business Administration

The global MBA degree, provided at the Wichita campus and online, provides you with a unique mix of academic courses, professional contacts and personal development experiences. It also helps to develop your expertise in international business practices and enhance competency in decision-making and cross-cultural communication and negotiations.

Professional MBA, Master of Business Administration

Professional MBA, Master of Business Administration

The professional MBA program, offered in Wichita, Topeka and online, includes significant learning experiences through case-studies, simulations, thought-provoking individual and collaborative projects, and stimulating classes taught by remarkable faculty and business leaders.

Master of Health Care Leadership

Master of Health Care Leadership

The MHCL program will prepare students for responsible positions of professional leadership in the health care environment. The coursework was developed by leaders in the health care industry and specifically designed to encompass all phases of health care leadership, including acute and long-term care, clinic and hospital management, and home health and hospice agencies.

Master of Management Information Systems

Master of Management Information Systems

The master of management information systems (MMIS), offered in Wichita and online, is a professional degree that integrates the information systems and business cultures. During their program of study, students focus on the strategic role information systems plays in a business organization.

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