A U.S. Style Education at a Fraction of the Cost

Blue Marble University--Annual tuition is $2950 with payment plan or $2700 in advance.$2,950 USD with payment plan [$950 USD down payment at enrollment, and 8 monthly payments of $250 USD thereafter]; or $2700 USD advance lump sum payment per year. Enough said!!!! Our graduate programs leading to a doctoral degree--all equivalent to a regionally accredited US …

No High School Diploma Needed

Blue Marble University welcomes Home School Applicants, Alternative Education Applicants, and Advanced Placement Applicants, as well as other Non-Traditional Students. We even have a Special Application Procedure you can view at: https://bluemarbleuniversity.com/how-to-apply/special-application-procedure-for-homeschoolers-and-early-admission-applicants/ Many US universities accept students for admission that have not graduated high school but who can demonstrate  through examination of otherwise that they …

New Self-Paced Doctoral Curricula Announced by Blue Marble University

Blue Marble University now offers all of its programs as self-paced. That means that for every program we offer, which are primarily doctoral degree programs, students can proceed as fast or slow as they want to. Geared toward working adults seeking advanced PhD degrees, the self-paced format allows them to budget their time to fit …

No Dissertation PhD Degrees

Blue Marble University, the world's most innovative virtual university,  now offers you the option to obtain a PhD degree without a thesis or dissertation.  All of our PhD programs, including our Doctoral degrees in Stem Cell Biology, Applied Biology, Biomedical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Petroleum Engineering, Law, Medicine, Education-Instructional Technology, Humanities-Critical Thinking, and Humanities-Worlds, can now be completed …

3 Year Online Doctoral Program in Petroleum Engineering Opens at Blue Marble University

Blue Marble University announces the opening of a new online doctoral program in chemical engineering. The new online program is titled: Doctor of Science (D.Sc.)- Petroleum Engineering. Walter P. Drake, Director of Blue Marble University, stated: "We were looking to develop a new, innovative, multi-disciplinary chemical engineering doctoral program. With the newly developing  hydrofracturing techniques …

New Guidelines Released for Dissertation-Only PhD at Blue Marble University

The Blue Marble University Dissertation-Only PhD has become one of our most popular programs. This exciting 2 year online program serves the creative, inventive, and productive student by allowing the student to obtain a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) degree through the construction of a substantial creative independent work. Meant to be completed in two years, …

Why I chose Blue Marble University for my doctoral degree

Joan Griffin, graduate student at Blue Marble University, tells why she thinks a virtual university like Blue Marble has an important role in education. "When I decided to finish my doctorate through a virtual university, I did not know much about the way a virtual program works. I understood that most of the work would be …

An Online MD Degree for Non-Clinical Careers

The Blue Marble University 3 year online MD degree program has had a fantastic response and has become our most popular program, second only to our Dissertation-Only PHD. https://bluemarbleuniversity.com/academics/departments-and-degree-programs/ Some applicants though,  are disappointed that our MD degree cannot lead to becoming a licensed physician in the USA (although in some countries it may be …

Blue Marble University opens new online three year PhD program in Humanities titled “Worlds”

Blue Marble University, one of the world's really great virtual universities offering totally online programs, has now opened its latest doctoral program in the Humanities.Titled "PhD in Humanities- Worlds", the program offers studies in civilization leading to a doctoral degree in three years. Although based in Dominica, Blue Marble doctoral programs, comprising 72 trimester credits …

A Model for a Virtual University…No PhD Purgatory

Blue Marble University presents what its founders believe is a model for what a virtual university should be. "There are very few totally virtual universities in the world.  Here are the criteria we feel are important for a virtual university, and which we followed in creating Blue Marble University",   summarized by Walter P. Drake, …

Blue Marble University and the Great Books Movement

The Great Books movement has had its ups and downs. It is the belief that education, particularly in primary and secondary school, should be centered on a classical education based on the study of the great literary works. Patrick S.J. Carmack stated it this way: "Why great books? Because greatness means excellence – the highest …

Hey Homeschoolers—Blue Marble University Wants You!!

Where can homeschoolers go to college? Blue Marble University. We welcome homeschoolers at Blue Marble. We understand you...and we know alternative education. Blue Marble University is an alternative non-traditional education institution. We offer innovative, affordable, undergraduate and graduate school programs you can complete entirely online. Here at Blue Marble University, we understand homeschooling. No High …