About Trident University International (TUI)
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Trident University International (TUI) is an online university which is providing education for the students globally online. The university was established back in the year 1998 and was a former branch of the Touro College and University System. The university was acquired in the year 2007 by the Summit Partners, and since then it is an independent university.
The private for-profit type university is situated and headquartered at Cypress, California, United States. The university has around 6,948 students currently enrolled in different programs offered by the university from various parts of the world.
The student-faculty ratio of the university is 13:1.
The university is regionally accredited and the Trident University Accreditation is provided by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC). It is the first fully online university to achieve this accreditation.
Online Education at Trident University International
The university is providing exceptional online education to its students by developing their critical thinking and problem-solving skills to enhance their lives and to advance the careers of its students. The curriculum followed by the university is unique which gives a dynamic learning experience to the students.
The students can access the course-related content 24/7 online. They can post a query if they have any and the reply will be available within a day.
The online programs offered by the university are flexible which allows students to learn and earn a degree at their own pace.
The university allows students to transfer credits without any difficulty.
The university offers Bachelors, Masters, Doctorate programs along with Certificate level programs online.
TUI offers a great experience for the students needing a flexible schedule. All of the classes held online provides the support to help complete the degree in flexible timings.
The faculty and teachers are highly professional and are ready to provide guidance to the students.
The online programs offer excellent flexibility and are a great help for full-time employees.
Trident University International received the A+ Accredited Business ranking from the Better Business Bureau.
Highest Degree Offered
36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.
Median Household Income
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation
Students Receiving Gift Aid
Average Aid Per Year
Students Receiving Federal Grants
Average Aid Per Year
Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income
$30K - $48K
$48K - $75K
$75K - $110K
The financing for the students in this university can be through various means which include grants, loans, work-study, and scholarships.
The students interested in availing the financial aid must fill up the FAFSA form. Trident University federal school code is 041279.
There are several financial aids available for the students such as scholarships, military, federal, and institutional aids which are given below.
The Federal Aids available for the students are Pell Grant, Direct Subsidized Loan, Direct Unsubsidized Loan, and Direct PLUS Loans.
The Institutional Aids available for the students are Military Success Scholarship (MSS), Army Women's Foundation, Trident Alumni Scholarship (TAS), William (Joe) Gainey Scholarship, and Trident Extended Family Scholarship.
The Military Aids available for the students are Montgomery GI Bill, Post 9/11 GI Bill, Vocational Rehabilitation, Survivors and Dependents Educational Assistance Program (DEA), Tuition Assistance Program, and Reserve Educational Assistance Program (REAP).