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Because it’s time higher education caught up with the needs and realities of the twenty-first century. Over the years, we've evolved our model to keep pace with changing technology and student expectations, making it more manageable and affordable for today's student to get a traditional education.
Find out how engaging and manageable Western International University® (West) classes can be with our first course. This gives you the opportunity to experience West and see if we're right for you. In addition, you will earn three credits in the time it would ordinarily take just to apply and be admitted to college.
If you're intrigued by accounting principles and topics like financial statements, foreign exchange rates, and capital structure, this online program is an excellent path for you. You'll gain knowledge you need to pursue a career in this field and move toward professional certification. (An on-campus option may also be available in Tempe, Arizona; contact a student advisor for details.) Keeping pace with trends toward international convergence of accounting standards (and CPA examination test trends), students will learn International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) by comparing and contrasting them with U.S. Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP).
Behavioral ScienceBehavioral Science
Does human behavior fascinate you? Would you like to know how biology contributes to behavior or how to resolve interpersonal issues? In this online program, you'll gain a deeper understanding of complex issues in sociology, psychology, counseling, and management, ranging from cross-cultural and ethical issues to conflict resolution. (An on-campus option may also be available in Tempe, Arizona; contact a student advisor for details.) The knowledge and insight you'll gain are valued by many industries, including human and social services, health care, education, and business.
Business (AA)Business (AA)
Whatever field you decide to pursue, you have to begin with an understanding of business, which is the core of any career and a good way to gain an edge on workers who lack this degree. You can complete your Associate of Arts degree in Business online. (An on-campus option may also be available in Tempe, Arizona; contact a student advisor for details.) General Education and Common Body of Knowledge courses provide students with a solid background of general knowledge in addition to a broad-based business foundation. The Associate of Arts in Business (AAB) program is designed to prepare students to successfully progress into Core and Major course work for any Western International University® (West) bachelor degree.
Business AdministrationBusiness Administration
Do you want to know more about management, advertising, and finance? Are you interested in human resource issues? If so, an online Bachelor of Science in Business Administration will enhance your abilities and enable you to compete more effectively in the workplace. (An on-campus option may also be available in Tempe, Arizona; contact a student advisor for details.)
We firmly believe that cost should not come in the way of getting a quality university degree. That's why we provide more affordable, more manageable ways to earn a degree by cutting out irrelevant excess and the costs that go with it.