AFFORDABLE AND ACCREDITED EDUCATION WITH STUDY ABROAD OPTION ON DEGREE FINAL YEAR/S.
All Programs at The American Institute Of Management Sciences are allied with World Respected And Leading Colleges, Universities And Awarding Bodies in the United States And United Kingdom. The L5 HND and L7 are managed by AIM-USA in Florida. The Diplomas are taught distant learning, live online, and in-class in Jamaica at Colbourne College.
The Final Year(s) of the program is the degree. AIM students may choose to top-up the degree directly on-Campus in the United Kingdom or United States with UNIVERSITY OF NORTHAMPTON – UK OR MONROE COLLEGE – USA or study online. For students who are unable to travel abroad to study, the entire Diploma and Degree may be done 100% Online from anywhere in the world with UNIVERSITY OF WORCESTER – UK (via NCC EDUCATION).
Students studying final year online attend the same graduation ceremony overseas as the on-campus students.
Monroe College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 (Telephone: 267 284-5000). The Middle States Commission on Higher Education is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. Monroe College is authorized by the Board of Regents of the University of the State of New York to grant Certificates, Associate Degrees and Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees.
The University of Northampton
The University of Northampton is located in Northampton, Northamptonshire, England. The University of Northampton was first opened by the then Secretary of State, Margaret Thatcher, in 1972. In order to gain university status, the Privy Council granted Northampton the power to validate its own research degrees and gained full university status as The University of Northampton in 2005. Northampton offers a wide range of undergraduate degrees, foundation degrees, diplomas and a variety of postgraduate opportunities up to PhD level. Institutional Accreditation or Recognition: Privy Council Year of first Accreditation: 1992. Today, Northampton is a premiere UK University ranked in top 50 in the UK University League of Tables.
Go directed to the website of UNIVERSITY OF NORTHAMPTON; MONROE COLLEGE; Or UNIVERSITY OF WORCESTER; to review the programs and accreditation page on their website.
Pearson BTEC University Examinations
Pearson BTEC are Professional, Vocational and University Examinations are from Pearson Qualifications International, a division of Pearson PLC, which also includes Pearson Education; Pearson Edexcel; Pearson VGU; and Pearson College, London.
Pearson BTEC qualifications are delivered at Universities and Further Education (FE) Colleges in the UK and over 100 countries worldwide. Similar to Community College model of higher education in the United States, UK Higher National Diplomas and Extended Diplomas are taught at FE Colleges in the UK as affordable alternative before students advance to the upper/senior year of university. UK Universities admit students with the UK Level 5 HND onto Year 3 of a Three Year bachelor’s degree in similar discipline. The Level 7 Extended Diploma (PgD) is equivalent to Year 1 of the master's degree in similar discipline.
US EQUIVALENCE OF THE QUALIFICATIONS
In the United States, the BTEC Level 5 Higher National Diploma was assessed by A2Z Evaluations LLC, at 65 Credits for transfer to a business degree. The level 7 Extended Diploma was assessed as year one of the master’s degree in similar programs. A2Z is an approved agency recognized by NACES and the US Department of States to evaluate equivalence for qualifications obtained outside of the U.S for immigration and educational purposes inside the United States.
The UK HND and PgD are accredited by OFQUAL – UK Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation at www.gov.uk/government/organisations/ofqual.
Pearson BTEC L5 Higher National Diploma Accreditation Number: 500/8239/5
Pearson BTEC L7 Extended Diploma Accreditation Number: 501/0998/4
BTEC (Business And Technician Education Council) was formed by the Secretary of State for Education and Science, United Kingdom, in 1994. In 1996, the University Of London Examinations and Assessment Council and BTEC merged to form Edexcel. In 2010, the name of Edexcel was legally changed to Pearson Education Limited (Pearson). BTEC Diplomas are awarded by Pearson Education of Pearson PLC, Pearson College London and Pearson Edexcel. Pearson Edexcel, also known as just Edexcel, is one of England, Wales and Northern Ireland's seven (7) examination boards. BTECs are accredited by the UK government through the Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulations (Ofqual) and are accepted by almost all US & UK Universities for advanced placement onto Final Year/s Of The Degree.
* Students from over 100 countries study for the Diploma as an affordable and expedited pathway onto university degrees in the Caribbean, Canada, US, UK, Australia, New Zealand, and Dubai.