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Is Ashworth College legitimate?

Written by Ashworth College on Friday, 12 October 2018. Posted in Online College, Why Ashworth

Is Ashworth College legitimate?

“Is Ashworth College legit?” Don’t worry. You won’t hurt our feelings by asking.

If you’re unfamiliar with online colleges and how they work, it’s natural to be curious or even skeptical when it comes to deciding if online school is right for you. So we’ve put together a quick reassurance that yes, Ashworth College is legit and—beyond that—we offer a whole new way to experience education.

Ashworth College is accredited

Ashworth College is accredited by the Distance Education Accrediting Commission." The Distance Education Accrediting Commission is listed by the U.S. Department of Education as a recognized accrediting agency. Different programs also offer industry-specific accreditation such as the baccalaureate degree program in Nursing (RN-BSN) accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, or our Veterinary Technician Associate Degree program accredited by the American Veterinary Medical Association and Committee on Veterinary Technician Education and Activities (AVMA CVTEA).

Ashworth College has a rich background

We celebrated our 30th anniversary in March, 2017, and are proud to have grown from a family business to now serving more than 300,000 students and alumni around the world through our online college degree and career programs, and our online high school.

Ashworth College brings in top SMEs

We strive to bring in top subject matter experts (SMEs), with first-hand experience in their field, for our career and degree programs. To teach in a degree program, faculty must have a bachelor's or master's degree in their field of interest. Meet the team.

Ashworth College offers affordable tuition

Perhaps one of the reasons people question if Ashworth College is legit or “too good to be true,” is due to our affordable tuition. Depending on their program of interest, our students start for as little as $10 down with monthly payments as low as $49/month or the option to pay in full. Admissions Advisors are available to work with each student to determine a payment plan that fits their budget. See how we compare.

Ashworth College is on a mission

Our mission is to empower students to achieve their aspirations through flexible, convenient, affordable, and highly relevant educational programs. That means we offer accredited programs leading to online degrees, certificates, and career training diplomas.

So to answer the question, yes, Ashworth College is legit. And more than that, we design our programs to be accessible to all. It’s what we believe in and it’s the right thing to do. If you have questions about any of our degrees, diplomas, or certificates, questions on tuition and pricing, or how to get started, please contact us! We’re here to help in any way we can.

Contact an Admissions Advisor at 1-800-957-5412, request info online, or, if you’re ready, enroll now.

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