ABOUT Independence University

A LEGACY OF CAREER-FOCUSED EDUCATION

Independence University is part of the Center for Excellence in Higher Education—a family of nonprofit colleges and universities with educational roots dating back to 1891.

Today, IU specializes in personalized online education. The university is comprised of four schools: the School of Healthcare, the School of Business, the School of Technology, and the School of Graphic Arts.

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YOU ARE OUR MISSION

Your goals are our goals. Your success, our success. Seeing you in a new, more rewarding, more fulfilling career is what we’re all about. Find out about Independence University’s mission and what it means for you.

Our mission

THE IU ADVANTAGE

Independence University offers you the exceptional student services and support you’d expect from a traditional, on-ground university with all the advantages of an online university. Learn more today.

See the Advantage

INDUSTRY-EXPERIENCED INSTRUCTORS

Let industry insiders help you prepare for career success. At IU, your instructors are more than just educators—they’re professionals with hands-on, real-world experience. You’ll be trained to potentially become a working professional like them.

Our Instructors

ACCREDITATION

QUALITY, TRUST, INTEGRITY

IU is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges, which is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. In addition, several IU Nursing programs and Associate's degree Respiratory Care program hold programmatic accreditation.

Accreditation

CONSUMER Information

Valuable information for the consumer such as campus security, school catalog, graduation and employment rates and more.

Consumer Info

PRESS CENTER

Want to learn more about IU, including your fellow students and the IU community and culture? Browse through the latest press releases and media coverage.

Press Center

CAREERS AT IU

IU seeks the best and brightest to serve our students and help them succeed. Browse all current job openings and see if you fit in our family.

Job Openings