What is "The Akron Advantage"?

A unique combination of initiatives, traits, competencies and past successes at The University of Akron give our students a competitive edge after graduation. There are many components to this "Akron Advantage." The primary ones are listed below:

  • Documented Excellence
  • Student Success
  • Breadth of Academic Offerings
  • Location
  • Information Technology Leadership
  • Career Advantage Network
  • New Landscape for Learning
  • New Landscape for Living

Key Advantages of Online Learning

Online Learning at the University of Akron empowers students to complete their academic program while maintaining high academic standards and a busy workload.

  • Access your courses from home
  • Small virtual class sizes
  • High academic standards
  • Assignments/projects designed to fit multiple styles of learning
  • Frequent and high quality interactions with faculty and students
  • Opportunities to make connections with peers in similar fields

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Phone: 330-972-7111
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