At Patten University, we believe that everyone should be able to get a quality university education. We are committed to making higher education accessible and affordable to all, no matter their age, location, ethnicity or financial situation.
Since 1944, Patten University has earned a reputation for carefully mentoring students and making a difference in our community. Today we have expanded our reach through online education while maintaining our commitment to enriching the world and giving students close personal attention. At Patten, you are never just a number.
With our online programs, we focus on helping you acquire the skills and knowledge you need to advance your education and your career. Our flexible online learning platform gives you freedom to earn your degree on your terms while still enjoying close interaction with faculty, advisors and other students in an engaging learning environment.
We are also committed to making education affordable so that students can earn a degree without acquiring a burden of debt. Our innovative tuition model and strategic reduction of bureaucratic overhead allows us to lower costs and pass the savings to you.