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Doctor Ph.D. Degree Online via distance learning


The Doctor Ph.D. Degree online via distance learning offers students the highest level of specialization a discipline can offer.

Students acquire a highly specialized knowledge and a full command of specific skills that they will develop, argue, and defend in their culminating work: the Doctoral thesis.

You may earn a  Doctor Ph.D. Degree (Doctor of Philosophy) online via distance learning in any major of study. The North American education systems considers several doctorate degree options. The Ph.D. (Doctor of Philosophy) is earned after successful completion and defense of a theoretical research on any specialization. This research is presented in the form of a doctoral thesis. The D.S. (Doctor of Science) is the consequence of a research based primarily on a laboratory work or an empirical investigation. The conclusions are also published on a thesis. There are also professional doctorates such as M.D. (Medical Doctor) or J.D. (Juris Doctor) which are earned only after successful completion of several years of professional practice among other requirements. The Ph.D. (Doctor of Philosophy) is the only doctorate degree that may be earned via distance learning. It should be quite clear that any laboratory work or professional practice may not be conducted online or through any other distance education modality.

The main requirement of the Doctor Ph.D. Degree online via distance learning consists in submitting and discussing a 70 page thesis paper for review and evaluation by a Bircham University academic committee. In some cases, previously published material can be counted towards the Doctor Ph.D. Degree online via distance learning in substitution of the doctoral research work. Several 20 to 35 pages reports based on textbooks may also be required to complete the required doctorate credits. Duration depends on the amount of research and work that students will devote to the completion of their doctoral thesis.

The Doctor Ph.D. Degree online via distance learning thesis must be defended in front of a minimum of three members of the Bircham University Academic Network. The Bircham International University office will set up the thesis discussion schedule with both the student and the BIU academic committee. Occasionally and upon request, this discussion may be established through the Internet or by phone and on one- to-one basis with each of the members of the Bircham International University academic committee.

The Doctor Ph.D. Degree is the highest qualification in higher education. Only the top qualified professionals hold a Doctor Ph.D. Degree. A Master's Degree is usually enough for most professions. The Doctor Ph.D. Degree requires the completion of a Master's Degree or equivalent, and earning a minimum of 60 academic credits, around 900 hours of study, plus a doctoral thesis. Elaborating a thesis is a good opportunity to research about specific topics, or prepare the foundation of a good publication. See List...


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Doctor Ph.D. Degree Online via distance learning

45 ... 72 Academic credits

Tuition Fee : Min. 5.850 Euros (7.650 US$) ... Max. 9.360 Euros (12.240 US$).

Fees include all: Program of study, textbooks, study guide, evaluation and assessment, diploma, and transcript.
Cost per BIU earned postgraduate credit: 130 Euros (170 US$)
Cost per transferred credit from previous education and/or professional experience if required: 20 Euros (25 US$)


Payment plans are available upon request up to 24 monthly installments. More info...


Bircham International University distance learning degree admission requirements differ depending upon the Faculty and the major of study. There is no discrimination with respect to race, color, sex, beliefs and/or religion. A minimum of 30% of the total number of credits required by any adult degree program syllabus has to be transferred from previous education and/or validated from professional experience in order to gain admission. A maximum of 20% of the total number of credits required by the distance learning degree program can be transferred from professional and life experience. More info...


* 45 to 72 academic credits above a Master's program.
* Average Duration: 24 months.
* Program Structure: 70% textbooks + 30% Thesis.
* Admission is open for adults over 27 years of age.
* Master's degree or international equivalent (5 years of study) is required for admission.


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Bircham International University offers various distance learning degree programs. These distance degree programs are highly affordable and cover more than 200 disciplines including management, communications, humanities, arts, psychology, natural health, therapies, computers, sciences, engineering, and others.


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Bircham International University is a higher education alternative for adults from all countries and cultures who choose not to attend a formal campus based university. The special character of BIU is reflected in its diversity of programs, its effective pedagogical distance learning degree programs and its international presence.

In today's world, companies often require employees not only to have acquired professional experience but also a university education. BIU offers you the opportunity of boosting your professional career with our many distance learning degree programs. More info...


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Doctor Ph.D. Degree Online via distance learning


Doctor Ph.D. Degree Online via distance learning