EDUCATIONAL COLLABORATION WITH UNA

UNIVERSITY OF NORTH ALABAMA (UNA), ALABAMA, USA

Established in 1830 in Florence city, Alabama, USA. UNA is one of the oldest public university in America with more than 185 years of experience in teaching and training. The school is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) - one of the six prestigious regional accreditation organizations recognized by the US Department of Education.

UNA offers students a diverse range of training programs in Business, Education & Human Sciences, Sciences & Arts and Nursing. All four faculties of UNA got the prestigious accreditations of the United States. UNA Business faculty is awarded AACSB Business Accreditation. Less than 5% of the world's economic education programs qualify for this certification.

UNA achievements:

- Ranked 34th in the list of America's Best Public Universities in 2017

- Official representatives in 40 countries and 50,000 alumni worldwide.

- There are  7,500 students, including 300 international students at UNA.

- Florence is in the top 5 of the safest cities in the United States for ten years (According to FBI)

EDUCATIONAL COLLABORATION AGREEMENT BETWEEN UNA AND SAIGONTECH

In July of 2017, SaigonTech signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the University of Northern Alabama, USA to provide training programs in Accounting, Business Law, Computer Information Systems, Economics, Finance, Management, Marketing.

I. Chương trình Cử nhân 2+2:

1. UNA agrees to accept SaigonTech students who have studied for a minimum of two years. They can transfer their credits to learn and earn a bachelor's degree in Business Administration at UNA.

Currently, SaigonTech students in the following majors can join the 2 + 2 program:

Major

The number of credits can be transferred from SaigonTech to UNA

The number of credits learning online

The number of credits learning at UNA

Degree issued by UNA

Computer Systems Networking

60

0

86 (28 subjects)

BBA Degree in Computer Information System

Java Programming

57

0

83 (27 subjects)

BBA Degree in Computer Information System

Bussiness Administration

42

18 (6 subjects)

47 (15 subjects)

BBA Degree in Professional Management

Marketing

42

18 (6 subjects)

47 (15 subjects)

BBA Degree in Professional Marketing

2. SaigonTech students are encouraged to apply for admission to UNA’s MBA program upon successful completion of BBA at UNA. UNA agrees to accept SaigonTech students who have studied for a minimum of two years. They can transfer their credits to learn and earn a bachelor's degree in Business Administration at UNA.

II. Scholarship

UNA agrees to provide the following scholarships to Saigon Tech students:

  1. $5,000 for all admitted Saigon Tech students during the first year.
  2. The scholarship is renewable, and the actual amount will range from $3,000-5,000 based on student's academic performance at UNA.

III. International Summer Course - 4 weeks (ISA)

  1. UNA agrees to accept SaigonTech students to participate in the International Summer Academy (ISA) specially designed for students of UNA's global partner schools.
  2. The purpose of ISA is to provide a unique immersion experience for students to improve their English skills and cultural horizon and to explore and expand their career aspirations. The academy will focus on different academic topics of interest to students such as American culture, business, and society. And field trips to various historical places and NASA space and rocket center.
  3. Students of all majors, with intermediate English, are welcome to participate in the ISA.
  4. ISA participants are responsible for the regular all-inclusive program tuition of $3,500 (airfare is not included), UNA agrees to provide a 50% discount for 20 or more students.