Founded in Orange Beach, Alabama in 1993, Columbia Southern University is a distance learning institution with a full range of associates, bachelors and graduate programs focusing on business administration, occupational safety and criminal justice. Accredited by the Distance Education and Training Council, the school focuses upon its offerings in Environmental Science led by over 100 professional faculty members.

Today, the University has four dedicated colleges of Business, General Education and Safety and Emergency Services. The Education College offers an associates degree in education, as well as a bachelor’s degree in psychology. At the College of Business, you can earn degrees in Business Administration as well as several specialized degrees in Hospitality, Information Technology, International Management, Sports Management and Human Resources. The college also offers an MBA program that has additional options in Technology Management, as well as several professional certificate programs. Best known for its occupational safety programs, students can focus on Fire Science, Criminal Justice and Environmental Management.

CSU is an accredited member of the Distance Education and Training Council (DETC) which you can contact at 1601 18th Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20009 or via the phone at 1-202-234-5100 if you require more information.