Upper Iowa University

Category: Private not offering Doctorate | State: IA

About Upper Iowa University

Upper Iowa University (UIU), founded in 1857, is a private, not-for-profit comprehensive university. UIU has a traditional, residential campus in Fayette, Iowa, and 20 off-campus educational centers in the United States, In addition, UIU has educational centers in Hong Kong and Malaysia. UIU also has online and self-paced degree programs.

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Why you should attend?

UIU serves the military at select installations and through its nationally recognized distance learning programs. With four associates degrees, forty-five baccalaureate majors, and five masters programs available and with three modalities (on-site, online, self-paced) from which to choose, military students have college accessible no matter where they are. UIU provides tuiton discounts to military ID card holders and veterans, and honors the TA cap for undergraduate and graduate programs for students utilizing military TA. UIU has a deployment policy that provides options for the military student/spouse should deployment or extended training interrupt their coursework. Our student are our #1 priority.

Why we are a great choice for military spouses?

Our school has instituted policies to address the concerns and needs of military spouses and their families. We've constructed our admissions, retention, career counseling, and mentoring programs to help alleviate the difficulties faced by military spouses. Our flexible learning options and degree continuation programs are designed to accommodate deployments and relocation.


Top Degrees


A program that prepares individuals to practice the profession of accounting and to perform related business functions. Includes instruction in accounting principles and theory, financial accounting, managerial accounting, cost accounting, budget control, tax accounting, legal aspects of accounting, auditing, reporting procedures, statement analysis, planning and consulting, business information systems, accounting research methods, professional standards and ethics, and applications to specific for-profit, public, and non-profit organizations.

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