Anaheim University is a pioneering online institution of higher learning founded in 1996 with its administrative offices located in Anaheim, California. Anaheim University is accredited by the Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC). The University, through its state-of-the-art online face-to-face learning environment, provides opportunities for students around the globe to interact with the most renowned experts in their fields allowing them to both further their knowledge and advance their professional skills in a user-friendly and interactive environment. Anaheim University offers online programs in English teacher education, business administration, international business, sustainable management, entrepreneurship and filmmaking.

Anaheim University is committed to its motto, "Students First, Always." You and your best interests are our first concern. Our aim is to provide students around the globe with an opportunity to receive a high-quality education while at the same time advancing their career. Affordable tuition allows students to pay course by course as they go through the program, allowing many to graduate without any debt or student loans.

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Your learning community:

Anaheim University students reside around the world and interact daily with their classmates and professors.

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Tuition you can afford:

No stadiums, parking structures or new buildings. Our online approach means you get quality academics & low tuition.

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Your university's commitment:

Anaheim University is committed to its motto, “Students First, Always.” You and your best interests are our first concern.

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Your world-class faculty:

No geographical boundaries allows Anaheim University to recruit internationally acclaimed faculty from around the world.

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Your global network:

By learning at Anaheim University with students around the world, you become part of a global network of professionals.

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Your professional advancement:

Use what you learn today in the workplace tomorrow. Upgrade your qualifications without taking time off work.


  • History & Mission


    Anaheim University was established as a unique, innovative and sustainable institution of higher learning to meet the educational needs of a diverse and global student body through academic programs of the highest quality. Dedicated to a student-centered philosophy, Anaheim University makes higher education accessible to qualified students worldwide through both online and on-campus study.


    Anaheim University Objectives

    Taking advantage of opportunities available through the newest of technological innovations, Anaheim University has been designed to be a global institution with a multicultural perspective with programs designed to meet the needs of its diverse student population. To accomplish this, Anaheim University has the following objectives: ...

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  • Accreditation

    Anaheim University is nationally accredited by the Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC). The DEAC is an accrediting commission based in Washington, D.C. established in 1926. The Distance Education Accrediting Commission is a recognized member of the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).

    The DEAC defines, maintains, and promotes educational excellence in distance education institutions, reviewing an institution’s mission and objectives; student services; qualifications of administrators, faculty and staff; educational program objectives, curricula and materials; admission practices, and financial responsibility. ...

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    The Anaheim University Ambassadors Alumni Web is your essential resource for staying in touch with former classmates, the university and its activities, as well as worldwide associates.

    You can stay in touch with friends so that other alumni know where you are and what you are doing. Plus you will have access to career networking contacts around the world!

    billhartleyBy virtue of successfully completing your studies at Anaheim University you have become a member of a distinguished and growing group of individuals whose continued contributions and support of the University are critical to our success.

    The University is supported by three separate, but equally important, pillars. The first pillar is our highly motivated and very able students who represent our reason for being. The second pillar is our faculty and administration who constantly strive to make Anaheim University the finest of its kind in the world. The third pillar is you, our alumni whose continued contributions and support of the University are critical to the University's continued success.

    Our Alumni Association and the members of our alumni are referred to as "Ambassadors". As distinguished graduates of Anaheim University, you are all Ambassadors. An "Ambassador" is defined as "a person who acts as a representative or promoter of a specified activity".

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  • Global Learning Partnership program

    Global Learning Partnership program

    Global Learning Partner (GLP) Benefits

    By becoming a Global Learning Partner (GLP), companies receive the following benefits:

    10% Tuition Discount

    A 10% discount on tuition for GLP employees wishing to pursue an Anaheim University MBA degree, regardless if the tuition is paid for by the company or directly by the employee.

    30% Corporate Lecture Fee Discount

    A 30% discount on fees for corporate lectures will be given to GLPs wishing to arrange for corporate lectures held at the company’s place of business.

    Reduced Tuition for Groups

    GLPs introducing groups of employees wishing to pursue business education through Anaheim University will receive special reduced tuition rates based on the number of enrollments. ...

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  • Anaheim University Press


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    Anaheim University Press is the academic publishing division of Anaheim University, an accredited institution of higher learning, based in Anaheim, California. Anaheim University Press publishes in-print scholarly works, e-books and digital learning content. Anaheim University Press provides opportunities for scholars, faculty, and students to individually or collectively publish books, articles and research reports. All published material is made available for global interest.


    "Teaching English to Young Learners" by David Nunan...

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  • Online Degree Accessibility

    90px-Disability symbols.svgAnaheim University subscribes to the theory of Lernfreiheit, the freedom to learn for all, regardless of circumstances. The University is currently conducting research into how the University's website can be improved for those who are either visually or hearing impaired, or for other students who may require assistive technology in order to enhance their learning experience. Residential on-campus sessions are held in buildings equipped with handicapped facilities.

    Committed to meeting the educational needs of a diverse and global student body of mature professionals through academic programs of the highest quality and in line with our student-centered philosophy, Anaheim University seeks to make higher education accessible to qualified students worldwide through both online and on-campus study. ...

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    General Information

    Name of Institution: Anaheim University
    Address: Office of Admissions Rm 110  1240 S State College Blvd.  Anaheim, CA 92806
    Year Founded: 1996
    First Accredited: 2009
    Accreditation Expires: 2019
    CEO/President: Dr. Andrew Honeycutt
    Accreditation Agency: Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC)
    Accreditation Agency E-mail Contact Information:
    State Approval: Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education
    State Approval E-mail Contact Information:
    Participation in Funding Programs: ...

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  • Privacy Policy

    Anaheim University respects your right to privacy. The University does not sell, rent, trade or otherwise distribute the personal or contact information of its students, potential students, graduates or clients and the University adheres to all state and federal regulations regarding privacy and confidentiality. Use of this information is limited to the University, its appointed vendors, agents and partners, as well as governmental and accrediting agencies. Information is only shared with vendors, agents and partners on a need-to-know basis in order to better serve our students and is strictly used by such ven...

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