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 …

A Seat At The Table For Blue Marble University

The Changing Education Industry And a Place for Alternative Education Models “Today’s higher education marketplace looks remarkably different than it did even 10 years ago. While online and distance programming has long been available, the growth of unaccredited education providers and their popularity among prospective students is changing the shape of the postsecondary ecosystem in …

Our Programs Are Not Accredited and Here’s Why

Essay by Walter P. Drake, Director, Blue Marble University October 11, 2016 - Blue Marble University is a virtual university offering distance education programs at a very affordable cost…so affordable, you won’t need any student loans. Are we accredited? No, and we don't look to be. From time to time, interested applicants ask about our …

Instructional Technology at Blue Marble University

Opening Address to New Students by Walter P. Drake JD, PhD Director of Blue Marble University May 1, 2016 Welcome to our program and to our survey course in Instructional Technology. Connecting the Dots Let’s start with something different, the Commencement Address by Steve Jobs given 2005 at Stanford University and please pay attention to his story …

The World’s Best Virtual University Offering Programs to US Students

News Release July 18, 2015 If you are in the USA, Blue Marble University offers doctoral programs for you.  We offer a nice selection of affordable and scholarly online doctoral degrees, and combination Bachelors and Doctoral degrees to US students. Our doctoral degree programs include Medicine, Stem Cell Biology, Biomedical Engineering, Industrial Technology, Chemical Engineering, …

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 …

Blue Marble University Announces 8 Fast Track Graduate Doctoral Degree Programs for High School Graduates

Dr. Walter P. Drake, Director of Blue Marble University, announces the offering of eight combination doctoral degree programs that can be entered right after High School. The "Fast Track" series of programs cover eight combined undergraduate and graduate degree programs in:(1) Computer Science and Engineering(2) Biomedical Engineering(3) Chemical Engineering(4) Education Science and Instructional Technology(5) Plant …