One brave decision can change your life.
It takes courage to make the brave decision to pursue your college education. At Maryville University, we’re committed to your success — so we’re in your corner the whole time.
Accreditation and rankings
Maryville University is a nationally ranked and accredited private college recognized for comprehensive and innovative education focused on student learning, outcomes, and success. With our diverse population of students representing all 50 states and 56 countries, Maryville is listed as the second fastest-growing private college in the United States.*
*The Chronicle of Higher Education
Regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission
Ranked by Forbes among “America’s Top Colleges” for 2019
Listed among the “Best College Values 2019” by Kiplinger’s Personal Finance
Ranked among Money’s “Best Colleges” 2020
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“I feel like the playing field will finally be level for me. Maryville has given me an opportunity to change my life.”
— Kevin K., online Bachelor of Science in Management Information Systems
“I didn’t want theory — I could do theory all day. I wanted something I could use immediately when I walk out the door, and that’s what Maryville’s courses provided.”
— Felecia W., online Master of Science in Cybersecurity
At Maryville, we do things differently.
Only about a third of college grads say they feel like their education led to a meaningful career.
What’s the difference? We prioritize you and your career. In fact, it’s what we’ve been doing for nearly 150 years. We specialize in helping level the playing field and making high-quality college education accessible for everyone.
96% Positive Career Outcomes
for our online undergraduates.
Here’s how we’ve got your back:
We’re focused on getting you job ready.
You have what it takes,
and we have your back.
That’s why 96% of our online bachelor’s
students report positive career outcomes.
Your education should be all about you,
your style, your pace, and your approach.
We offer support, small classes,
and flexibility to fit your life.
We’ve empower students to create
their futures since 1872.
Now let’s focus on yours.
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Find your future flow
When you’re in the flow, you know you’re on the right track. At Maryville, we’re all about helping you find your flow — and bravely step into a better future.
Transfer credit friendly admission
Have you already completed coursework at another university? You’re not alone. In fact, we’ve helped thousands of students just like you turn their unused credit hours into a degree — and a career.
When you choose Maryville, you can transfer up to 60 eligible credit hours toward your bachelor’s degree. If you’re ready to pursue your graduate education, we also have transfer credit options to support you at that level.
Get started with our online certificate programs
You might be looking to upskill or reskill without earning a full bachelor’s or master’s degree. We have you covered. We offer online certificate programs at the pre-bachelor’s, post-bachelor’s, and post-master’s level. Our programs cover future-forward, high-growth career fields like big data, artificial intelligence, machine learning, and nursing.
Not only that, but if you decide to pursue further education in your field, you can apply the credits you earned toward a bachelor’s or master’s degree.
Get a head start with Early Access
We want to empower you to go as far as you want in your education. If you’re a bachelor’s degree student at Maryville, you may be eligible to take advantage of our Early Access program, which allows you to apply some of your courses toward both your current bachelor’s degree and a future master’s degree, all at the undergraduate tuition rate. That means you can streamline your experience and earn your graduate degree, saving time and money.