No. As stated above, the program delivers the same technology-focused curriculum designed and delivered by Saunders and is backed by one of the largest technology universities in the United States. The diploma and transcripts are identical to those of a student who completes his or her studies on campus and will not indicate that the degree is completed online.
The program is designed for students to complete their degree in 18 months, If an extended period of time is needed, students are recommended to seek assistance from an advisor.
Yes. Once you are admitted to the online program, you will have the same resources as on-campus students including students' accounts, registration status, library services, etc.
Enrolled students can apply to RIT before the semester starts if they want to transfer to on-campus study. RIT directly issues the I-20 and you will need to apply for your F-1 visa before you travel. Additional requirements include:
- For the first two courses taken, student must have at least a B in each class, and at least one grade must be an A.
- A letter of recommendation from the professors from the first two courses.
Beacon Education is not an agent. Beacon Education is the exclusive authorized service provider for online and hybrid degree programs for students in China.