Currently there are many public educational options that allow you to accredit an online career, from specialized platforms, and obtain an officially valid degree. Here we will detail which are those public online universities in Mexico and the degrees they offer.
Advantages of online education:
If you decide to take advantage of this new way of studying, you will have great advantages :
- You can take your classes at the time that best suits you , which will allow you to adjust your studies to your daily routine.
- It is not necessary to commute to school every day, so you will save a lot of time and money that you can use as best suits you.
Also, you should know that online careers are not exclusive to the most famous private universities such as UNITEC, UVM or TecMilenio, in fact today there is a long list of public universities where you can study a career online for free or very low cost. Best of all, they all have official validity and at the end of your degree you will receive a degree equal to that of graduates of face-to-face programs .
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Do you want to know what they are?
Well, here we leave you a description of the educational offer of the 15 Public Online Universities in Mexico.
The Open and Distance University of Mexico is one of the most important public universities in the field, since it is an institution dependent on the Ministry of Public Education, created in 2012, to promote university studies among a sector of society that for reasons economic or social cannot access conventional universities. For that reason, studying at this school has no cost .
The academic offer of the Open and Distance University is made up of 23 degrees :
The UVEG is the option of the state of Guanajuato, created in 2007, to counteract the high rejection rates of the University of Guanajuato and other highly demanded public institutions in the Bajío.
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In the Virtual University of Guanajuato you will be able to choose between 4 bachelor’s degrees and 3 engineering degrees . Likewise, you will be able to study 5 master’s degrees and 2 social sciences diplomas, with official validity from the SEP.
- Virtual UV
The Universidad Veracruzana is one of the best public universities nationwide and of course its virtual education platform could not be missing from this list, as it is an excellent option to pursue a degree by advancing units weekly, up to 3 and a half years!
The educational offer of the Virtual UV is very small, since it only consists of two degrees :
- UNACH Virtual
The Virtual University of UNACH is a new teaching model created in 2014 to strengthen the Distance Education program of the Autonomous University of Chiapas.
The UNACH Virtual platform is very accessible and allows students to take classes, consultancies and access online bibliography for free.
Upon graduation from one of the virtual careers of the Autonomous Region of Chiapas, students will have the same degree of preparation as graduates of conventional degrees and will also be able to access the same degree possibilities as their peers in face-to-face programs.
The educational offer of the University of Chiapas is made up of 9 degrees in the following areas:
- UJED Virtual University
Obviously in the north of the country there are also options to study an online degree, one of them from the Juárez University of the State of Durango that has the Virtual University System with a decade of experience.
This online system is intended to bring the possibility of studying a degree to the most remote municipalities of the state . For this reason, it currently has 16 municipal headquarters equipped with computer equipment, scanning service, access to educational platforms and the UJED’s digital resources system.
- UJAT Remote
The Universidad Juárez Autónoma de Tabasco is one of the best universities in the Mexican southeast. Currently this university has a Distance Education System that allows access to thousands of young people and adults who did not stay in the face-to-face mode or who do not have enough time to study.
In this type of study, the student has an advisor who guides their learning , a password to access the online platform and the opportunity to receive distance advice at established times.
- UdG Virtual University
It will not be necessary for you to attend the University of Guadalajara daily for 4 years to be able to have a degree from this prestigious university.
Today you can be part of the UdG by taking one of its 7 social sciences and humanities degrees on the digital platform of the University of Guadalajara where you can access online classes and receive comprehensive training in 4 fundamental aspects: tutorials, culture, entrepreneurship and healthy life .
- Virtual UAQ
The Autonomous University of Querétaro is just entering the online study modality, for that reason currently it only teaches two distance degrees , through the Moodle platform of the Faculty of Accounting and Administration . You can also take two virtual masters and one doctorate .
- UAEMEX Online
The online modality of the Autonomous University of the State of Mexico is characterized by its 24-hour availability. that allows university students to take the subjects they decide at any time and advance at the pace that best suits them, without pressure of any kind.
On the UAEMEX virtual platform, students can access self-taught learning materials, communication tools with teachers and participation in student groups .
That is the name of the virtual platform of the Autonomous University of the State of Morelos in which, since 2013, 4 online degrees in the area of social sciences and administration have been taught .
In this type of study, students take 80% of their classes on the university’s digital platform and the remaining 20% can take it in face-to-face counseling. In addition, students have an online teacher who performs advisory and mentoring functions.
- UAEH Online
The Autonomous University of the State of Hidalgo offers several undergraduate and graduate educational programs of high academic quality and with the flexibility needed by students with reduced hours or who live far from the university campus.
UAEH online classes are taken in the Virtual University System. Students must credit a certain number of learning units each semester in order to continue their studies.
- ITSON Virtual
In the Technological Institute of Sonora, an online degree is also taught that will surely attract the attention of several. We refer to the career of:
So if you are interested in pursuing that degree but you can’t find enough time or money to attend university daily, the ITSON Virtual Campus is for you. In this platform you can access virtual tutorials, digital library, scholarships and even participate in the activities of the Healthy University .
Without a doubt, the IPN is one of the great options to study an online degree, since for several years it has had a distance education platform called PoliVirtual in which high school, undergraduate and postgraduate courses are taught supported by new technologies of the information.
Online IPN careers are divided into units that the student must accredit at the time and place available. Studying in this modality of studies of the Poli implies working hard and having individual commitment since the students do not have tutors to guide their learning.
- BUAP at a Distance
The Benemérita Universidad Autónoma de Puebla could not make it on this list, since for a few years it has been managing the modality of distance studies that allows students to access the following e-learning services from anywhere in the world :
- Self- taught learningcontent
- Distance consulting
- Base texts for each session
- Online Assessments
- Virtual community of students
- UNAM SUAyED
The University System of Open and Distance Education is without a doubt the best option to study an online degree, since you will not only use the study plans of the best university in Latin America , but you will also be able to qualify in the same way as your classmates face-to-face modality.
To be able to study at a distance at UNAM you will have to participate in the SUAyED special call and accredit a preparatory course of preparation for self-taught learning. If you do not pass the course with a grade higher than 8.0, you will not be able to enroll even if you were selected.