University description (as per official university website)
This university is Real, and distance races, which provides high quality educational services, with professionals from international experience, in Spanish, from Panama to the whole world.
Titles and Diplo-mas granted International University are recognized by major universities in the United States and Europe.
The institution provides educational services in two modes: Mode Classroom and Distance Learning.
The Distance Learning is the strength of the University, considering it is the opportunity it gives the Spanish-speaking Latin American society, for those people with difficulties to attend classes regularly, work problems, family, available time or distance, to achieve their academic improvement.
This methodology of teaching and learning is especially designed for students with these characteristics, exempting them from attending classes regularly. Needs explanation by a teacher, met through tutorials or virtual tutorials through Internet, email, video conferencing, chat rooms, phone, fax and others.
The International University 's mission is to train professionals with high academic, technical and scientific, committed to their social and economic environment, having the highest levels of updating the knowledge of the disciplines studied, and with intellectual skills that allow them and solve the problems that they claim their professional action, and an attitude of service and commitment to social and economic development, seeking truth, freedom, equality and justice.
Making International University an educational institution which promotes development of Panama through the dissemination of high quality programs, using new information systems and virtual communi-cation with the aim of increasing the development of the country and the region, productivity and competitiveness in the globalized knowledge era.
•Provide an intellectual climate based on social and moral values and promote student development, to help you live a fruitful life in the society to which it belongs.
•To familiarize the student with the principles derived from the physical sciences, natural, social and humanistic, so as to realize their individual potential, better suited to make decisions and contribute intelligently to the continuing changes in society which is part.
•Provide an opportunity for students to gain knowledge and develop skills that help you prepare for productive employment and a helpful service to the society to which they belong.
•Provide an opportunity for the student to drive with the Spanish functional skills and develop an acceptable level of skill in the use of English and Informatics.
•Promote an awareness and appreciation of the cultural heritage of Panama, on the student, in such a way that it can contribute more effectively to the promotion of the heritage and the progress of the society to which it belongs under the principles of sustainable devel-opment.
•Promoting the improvement and development of their pro-teachers, so that the organization can understand and promote, through them, more fully, their commitments to their students and the society it serves.
•Promote research and develop the creative ability to enrich the stock of the institution and increase the human feeling in the world around us and create new knowledge and technologies, which contribute to human progress.
•Raise awareness, stimulate debate, the definition and the search for solutions to social, cultural, environmental, economic and political which afflict society it serves the organization, both locally and internationally.
•Making a commitment to promoting cultural enrichment of the communities where it operates.
ADVANTAGES OF STUDYING IN THE IU
•The solid reputation of International University in Regional and International level.
•Bilateral treaties and agreements and international levels, primarily, the Andrés Bello Convention, which provides for the recognition of qualifications between countries, and is binding on all signatory parties (23 countries of America), among which is Panama.
•The Distance Learning for struggling students to attend classes regularly, and for Spanish-speaking students from around the world through modern telematic technologies.
•Modern techniques of teaching and learning of the International University , which are more flexible and effective than those of traditional universities, and affordable to everyone.
•Careers in International University , have a common cycle to V Semester, by specialty, which allows students to make career changes, or a second specialization, without affecting time and money.
•Degrees are wide profile, while a student at another university graduates from a specialty, including Marketing, in International University, will get a broader profile, such as Advertising, Marketing and Sales, which helps the graduate for employability in a world increasingly globalized and competitive.
•Teaching in all its programs in English and Computer.
•Linking theory with practice, through study and practice materials specially designed.
•Students have a technical library staff, from the possession of all materials for the study of subjects enrolled.
•International quality of teachers.
•Flexible course load.
•Communication and transactions over the Internet.
•Validation of time and experience through seminars and courses taken.
•Diploma delivery over the counter.
•Payment facilities and low costs.
•Technological infrastructure available.
•Delivery of personal study materials.
•Grade Option Seminar or Thesis.
Facilities for students:
•Spacious and comfortable rooms with air conditioning.
• Accessible area and personal safety.
• Library and Biblionet.
• Sports field indoor and outdoor.
• Space for reading and research.
• Internal parking, fenced and guarded.
• Computer labs.
• Multimedia projectors.
• Strategically located in the commercial and banking area in Punta Paitilla.
The student can communicate online with teachers and other students enrolled in the course.
The student can perform self-assessments and online surveys, according to the methodology chosen.
The student will have access to the literature of each course enrolled.
The teacher can place online reference materials for their students.
• Identification Card.
• Ratings consultation online.
• Curriculum consultation online.
• Credit facilities for long term.
• Class schedules available online.
• Consultations with Professor hours online, according to the methodology chosen.
• Balance information online.
• Tuition and payments online.