Cal U Global Online is a worldwide learning community that provides convenient, challenging, quality academic programs delivered completely over the Internet, so you can log on and complete coursework at your own convenience. The asynchronous format gives you the freedom to fit classes into your busy life. With an Internet connection, you can work anywhere, anytime, around the globe: in the office, at home, in the late evening - wherever and whenever you want.
Global Online courses are taught by University faculty; scholars in their disciplines and dedicated to providing quality instruction. The courses are challenging, featuring the same objectives, content, and learning outcomes as courses taught on our Main campus. With Global Online, you can achieve your educational goals while balancing your commitments at work and at home.
Learn more about our Undergraduate and Graduate Global Online programs Each program offers a variety of start terms and one is right for you!
Global Online Orientation is a helpful guide to understanding the Cal U admissions and financial aid processes and student accounts. It also enables you to explore our course management system, Desire2Learn, to experience how the web courses work. To view the video tutorial for Desire2Learn, please click here.
For the 4th Consecutive year, Cal U Global Online Ranks overall “Top 3 Online Colleges in the Guide to Online Schools”
Cal U: Serving Students Since 1852
Situated 45 minutes from Pittsburgh in southwestern Pennsylvania, California University of Pennsylvania has a distinguished history of academic excellence. Founded in 1852, Cal U is a proud member of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education. It is accredited by the Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education, and various program-based agencies. Learn more about Cal U.
Global Online Student Complaint Process
In compliance with U.S. Department of Education (USDOE) rules, an institution offering distance education must provide enrolled and prospective students with contact information for filing complaints with its accrediting agency and with the appropriate state agency for handling complaints in the student's state. California University of Pennsylvania desires to resolve prospective and current student grievances, complaints and concerns in an expeditious, fair, and amicable manner. See CalU's Global Online Student Complaint Process for more information on how to submit and resolve internal complaints. Those who have exhausted all efforts to satisfactorily resolve a complaint in a timely manner through California University of Pennsylvania’s Office of Web-Based Programs may seek further guidance from their home state: http://www.calu.edu/prospective/global-online/complaint-process/index.htm
For more information or questions related to this process, please contact: Office of Web-Based Programs by email: email@example.com or phone: 1.866.595.6348.
Are you a member of the U.S. military on active duty? Are you a Veteran? Our Armed Forces Program is designed for you. Learn more
Cal U has been honored as a "Military Friendly University" by GI Jobs on the militaryfriendlyschools.com website. .
Current Global Online Students
Global Online student services has information about important tools such as Desire2Learn and more.
Dr. Taunya Tinsley Interviews LaMarr Woodley
Cal U offers an Online Sport Counseling Certificate program.
Want to learn about what Sports Counselors do? View Dr. Taunya Tinsley's interview with the Pittsburgh Steeler¹s LaMarr Woodley!!