Hawaii Pacific University

Honolulu, Hawaii, United States

About University

Hawai’i Pacific University (HPU) เป็นสถานที่รวบรวมความน่าตื่นตาตื่นใจของวิทยาเขตในเมือง กับความเงียบสงบของย่านที่พักอาศัย ซึ่งตั้งอยู่บนเชิงเทือกเขาอันเขียวขจี Ko’oau Mountains(O’ahu) เมือง Honolulu ได้รับการจัดอันดับให้เป็น 1 ในเมืองที่ปลอดภัยและสะอาดที่สุดในประเทศ และรัฐ Hawaii ก็เป็น 1 วนรัฐที่มีความสวยงามและมีวัฒนธรรมที่มีชีวิตชีวามากที่สุดในประเทศ

HPU เป็นมหาวิทยาลัยที่มีความเป็นเลิศ เปิดสอนหลักสูตรทางด้านวิชาการที่มีความโดดเด่น ดำเนินการสอนโดยอาจารย์ที่มีความมุ่งมั่นด้านการสอน และมีชื่อเสียงที่โด่งดังในเรื่องของความเอาใจใส่เป็นการส่วนจัวที่มีให้กับนักศึกษา HPU ยังได้รับการจัดอันดับให้เป็นมหาวิทยาลัยที่มีความหลากหลายมากที่สุดในประเทศ จากผลการสำรวจออนไลน์ในปี 2013 โดย College Factual และได้รับคะแนนด้านความหลากหลายรวม 91.4% ซึ่งพิจารณาจากปัจจัยด้สนเชื้อชาติ เพศ และความหลากหลายทางภูมิศาสตร์ ในรายชื่อของ “วิทยาลัยที่ดีที่สุด 2014 ซึ่งจัดโดย U.S. News & World Report Hawai’i University ได้รับการจัดให้อยู่ในกลุ่มมหาวิทยาลัยชั้นนำของภูมิภาค West

ด้วยอัตราส่วนจำนวนนักศึกษาตาออาจารย์ 14 ต่อ 1 อาจารย์ผู้สอนซึ่งมีประสบการณ์การทำงานในสาขาวิชาที่ตนเองสอน ผสมผสานกับขนาดของชั้นเรียนโดยเฉลี่ยที่น้อยกว่า 20 คน จึงทำให้นักศึกษาได้รับการดูแลเอาใจใส่เป็นรายบุคคลทั้งในห้องเรียนและนอกห้องเรียน ด้วยค่าเล่าเรียนที่ต่ำกว่าค่าเล่าเรียนโดยเฉลี่ยของมหาวิทยาลัยเอกชนในสหรัฐฯ HPU จึงได้รับการจัดให้อยู่ใน 50 อันดับมหาวิทยาลัยเอกชนชั้นนำของภูมิภาค Western และยังอยู่ใน 20 อันดับมหาวิทยาลัยที่เปิดสอนหลักสูตรปริญญาโทชั้นนำในสหรัฐฯ จึงไม่ใช่เรื่องแปลกที่ HPU จึงเป็นมหาวิทยาลัยที่ดึงดูดนักศึกษาต่างชาติจากประเทศอื่นๆ ได้ในอันดับต้นๆ

การรับรองวิทยฐาน
CCNE, CSWE NLNAC, WASC

Faculty

Accounting, banking, and finance
Art and Humanities
Bioscience and chemistry
Business and management
Computing
Criminology
Digital media
Economics
Engineering
English
Geography and environment
Health and social care management
History
Marketing
Mathematics
MBA
Media PR and journalism
Nursing and midwifery
Psychology
Social work
Sociology and politics
Teaching and education
Tourism and hospitality

Subject Area

Accounting, banking, and finance

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This concentration is for those students who like the challenges of demystifying puzzles as well as problem-solving. HPU prepares you for the CPA exam by studying the theories and concepts behind the figures, then financial reporting, auditing, taxes... More

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Students selecting this concentration develop analytical and financial management skills, improve decision-making abilities, and enhance their communication skills. Students are provided with a sound foundation in economic theory that underlies the f... More

Art and Humanities

Communication Studies

Full time

Undergraduate

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Communication Studies provides knowledge and skills that are critical for success and enrichment in our personal, professional and civic lives. The discipline of Communication focuses on how people use messages to generate and share meanings across v... More

East-West Humanities

Full time

Undergraduate

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The East-West Humanities program has been designed to nourish and inspire global citizenship for the 21st century. The major prepares students to live and learn as active members of a global society.

Master of Arts in TESOL

Full time

Postgraduate

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MA TESOL graduates are well-prepared for teaching positions in the U.S. and around the world. This degree is especially important for American students seeking an international career where an MA TESOL degree is highly valued.

Bioscience and chemistry

Biomedical Engineering

Full time

Undergraduate

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The Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Engineering degree at HPU involves the application of engineering principles to design and develop diagnostic or treatment solutions for biological, medical and/or physiological problems.

Biotechnology Engineering

Full time

Undergraduate

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The Bachelor of Science in Biotechnology Engineering degree at HPU involves the design, development, and application of innovative technologies, products and/or environmentally sustainable systems through the efficient use of biological resources. Bi... More

Business and management

Associate of Science degree in General Business

Distance learning

Undergraduate

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Hawai‘i Pacific University offers the Associate of Science degree in General Business to students enrolled through Military Campus Programs upon completion of 60 semester hours of required and elective subjects. Students may continue to take the cour... More

BA Human Resource Development

Full time

Undergraduate

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Human Resource Development (HRD) is the strategic and integrated use of training and development, organizational development, and other talent management activities to improve individual and organizational performance.

Bachelor in Public Administration

Full time

Undergraduate

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The mission of Hawaii Pacific University’s Bachelor in Public Administration program is to provide students, especially non-traditional students, with career options and occupation opportunities in the U.S. Federal Government, State, City, and local ... More

General Business

Full time

Undergraduate

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This concentration allows students the flexibility to select courses from several business disciplines with the constraint of completing a pre-determined set of courses.

International Business

Full time

Undergraduate

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A variety of international cultures are studied with particular attention given to values and consumer patterns in those cultures. Students will have the opportunity to analyze business activities across cultures, social and environmental consequence... More

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This concentration provides for the study of contemporary business management principles applicable to all occupations and organizations.nA strong business administration core is augmented by a wide variety of management electives directed toward the... More

Master of Arts in Organization Development and Change

Full time

Postgraduate

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Today’s organizations need profession-ready global leaders who can master rapidly changing markets, new technologies, workforce needs and government regulation. Graduates of the MAODC program can find many options for rewarding careers across a wide ... More

Master of Science in Information Systems

Full time

Postgraduate

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The Master of Science in Information Systems is designed to create a generation of problem solvers and decision makers who are experts in the areas of information, technology, system design, and problem-solving with automated resources. The program i... More

Masters in Public Administration

Full time

Postgraduate

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The mission of Hawaii Pacific University’s Masters in Public Administration (MPA) program is to provide students, especially non-traditional students, with career options and occupation opportunities in the U.S. Federal Government, State, City, and l... More

Computing

Associate of Science in Computer Science

Distance learning

Undergraduate

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Hawai`i Pacific University offers the Associate of Science degree in Computer Sciences to students enrolled through Military Campus Programs upon completion of 60 semester hours of required and elective subjects. The AS in Computer Science leads dire... More

Computer Science

Full time

Undergraduate

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Computer Science is both the science and art of creating and streamlining programs for these zippy little processors – programs that can do amazing things for humanity. Computer science is also about problem solving; by studying and developing compu... More

Management Information Systems

Full time

Undergraduate

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This concentration is designed to produce leaders in management information systems, this concentration combines a business administration core with hands-on computer systems experience.

Criminology

Associate of Science degree in Criminal Justice

Distance learning

Undergraduate

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Hawai‘i Pacific University offers the Associate of Science degree in Criminal Justice to students enrolled through Military Campus Programs upon completion of 60 semester hours of required and elective subjects. The AS in Criminal Justice leads direc... More

BS Criminal Justice

Full time

Undergraduate

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The criminal justice program is structured to make students think critically about the causes and consequences of crime and deviance; research and discuss the evolving issues in the field of criminal justice; and evaluate the potential of empirical r... More

Digital media

Integrated Multimedia

Full time

Undergraduate

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The Integrated Multimedia degree prepares students to work and produce in the online, mass media, information and entertainment industries. The major focuses on developing multiple media literacy competencies, analytic abilities and narrative skills.

Master of Arts in Communication

Full time

Postgraduate

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Effective communication and the ability to express ideas clearly in both the written and spoken word is a critical skill for everyone, both personally and professionally. Nearly every profession also requires successful communication. Graduates of th... More

Multimedia Cinematic Production

Full time

Undergraduate

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The Multimedia Cinematic Production degree prepares students to work and produce in the audio-visual, mass media, information and entertainment industries.

Economics

Business Economics

Full time

Undergraduate

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Business Economics is a structured concentration and provides excellent preparation for students who prefer exposure to the various functional areas of business such as finance, accounting, marketing, management, and management information systems, a... More

Engineering

Electrical Engineering

Full time

Undergraduate

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The Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering degree at HPU involves the application of engineering principles to electrical systems and devices for purposes of diagnostics, maintenance, innovation or design, development, testing and commissionin... More

English

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Students in HPU’s English program learn from experienced faculty who are experts in their fields. Many of the English faculty members are practicing creative writers; each term, a reading showcases their poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction, and dram... More

Geography and environment

Environmental Science (B.S.)

Full time

Undergraduate

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The Bachelor of Science (B.S.) major is designed for those students with an interest in the more technical aspects of environmental systems.

Environmental Studies (B.A.)

Full time

Undergraduate

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The Bachelor of Art (B.A.) major is designed for students with an interest in the policy and management aspects of environmental and sustainability issues.

Marine Biology

Full time

Undergraduate

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The study of life in the oceans - from microscopic plankton to the largest animals on earth, the blue whales. Like biology, marine biology has many, diverse fields of study contained within it including the study of the molecules within cells (molecu... More

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Oceanography is the interdisciplinary study of the global oceans -- from shallow coastal areas to the deepest ocean trenches, from the tropics to the polar seas.

Health and social care management

Bachelor of Science in Public Health

Full time

Undergraduate

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Earn your Bachelor of Public Health! The BSPH degree program at HPU provides education and training for students who wish to pursue careers in public and community health, and other health-related fields. Healthcare is a growing industry that offers ... More

Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Full time

Postgraduate

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Clinical Mental Health Counseling is a distinct profession with state and national standards for education, training, and clinical practice. Mental health counselors (MHCs) practice in a variety of settings, including community agencies, managed care... More

Master of Public Health Program

Full time

Postgraduate

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A Master of Public Health (MPH) is one of the most powerful and employable graduate degrees available. Public Health is an interconnected and multi-faceted field that operates in private and public sectors to improve the well-being of individuals, fa... More

History

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The history major at Hawai'i Pacific University provides students with a solid foundation in the field of historical studies and its methodologies. It offers broad exposure to the past, chronologically and geographically, through a required sequence ... More

Marketing

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This concentration is for those who want a broad exposure to the fundamentals of marketing. The concentration prepares practitioners and managers through exposure to the many facets of marketing: development, advertising, distribution, sales or produ... More

Mathematics

Associate of Science degree in Mathematics

Distance learning

Undergraduate

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Hawai‘i Pacific University offers the Associate of Science degree in Mathematics to students enrolled through Military Campus Programs upon completion of 60 semester hours of required and elective subjects. The AS in Mathematics leads directly into t... More

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Mathematics has been around since antiquity and has fascinated and stimulated creative and logical thought for millennia. It is ubiquitous in nature and science and is rich in applications to the real world. Many mathematicians speak of the beauty of... More

MBA

Master of Business Administration

Full time

Postgraduate

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Explore a full range of career possibilities in traditional and cutting-edge fields.nExperience increased career advancement and ability to change and expand professional opportunities.nBenefit from increased hiring demand for Master of Business Admi... More

Media PR and journalism

Mass Communication

Full time

Undergraduate

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The Mass Communication program provides a core of basic skills required in advertising, journalism and public relations, such as written communication, oral communication, design, research and First Amendment and intellectual property law. Each stude... More

Nursing and midwifery

Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Full time

Undergraduate

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As a student in HPU’s Nursing program, you will learn in a flexible, multicultural environment. Our students receive quality instruction that includes training in both clinical facilities and classroom settings: experience hands-on education through ... More

Doctor of Nursing Practice

Full time

Postgraduate

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Hawai‘i Pacific University’s Doctor of Nursing Practice degree program is a practice-based doctoral program that prepares expert clinicians to apply research knowledge and methods to develop, implement, evaluate, and practice innovation in order to i... More

Master of Science in Nursing

Full time

Postgraduate

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The ways in which health care is offered and paid for is changing as never before, and with the advent of the Affordable Care Act, there is a growing need for Nurse Practitioners (NP). For nurses who want to provide culturally-appropriate primary car... More

Post Master Certificate Programs

Full time

Short Course

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This certificate program is designed for nurses with a previous master’s degree in nursing who are seeking to expand their roles via nurse practitioner certification, A master’s prepared nurse professionally certified in one of the three practicum co... More

Psychology

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Psychology is the scientific study of behavior and mental processes. To achieve the mission of the Psychology Department, students study a range of topics that expose them to a variety of methodologies and laboratory experiences that will enable the... More

Social work

Bachelor of Social Work

Full time

Undergraduate

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Social work is a broad profession that tries to understand how individuals, groups, and communities are affected by social problems such as poverty, mental and physical illness, family difficulties, and social injustice. Social workers are employed i... More

Master of Social Work

Full time

Postgraduate

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As stated by the Council on Social Work Education, the profession of social work promotes human and community well-being. Socials workers focus on social and economic justice at the local, national, and global level. They are often pioneers - challen... More

Sociology and politics

Associate of Science with a major in Homeland Security

Distance learning

Undergraduate

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This major is designed to prepare students for careers in homeland security and such law-related employers as federal, state, local government and private sector law enforcement and security organizations. The degree readies students for continued ac... More

Diplomacy and Military Studies

Full time

Undergraduate

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he Diplomacy and Military Studies (DMS) major at Hawai‘i Pacific University is designed to provide students with a solid foundation in the fields of historical and political studies and their various approaches and methodologies in order to better un... More

Political Science

Full time

Undergraduate

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The political science major is designed to make students familiar with the major schools of thought and methodologies in the field of political science. Students have the opportunity to take a variety of courses in several area specialties such as As... More

Teaching and education

Associate of Science in Supervisory Leadership

Distance learning

Undergraduate

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This Associate of Science offers the student an introduction to the study of leadership. It will incorporate an examination of the theories of leadership, its styles, traits and myths including the major processes underlying human behavior. Students ... More

B.Ed. in Elementary Education

Full time

Undergraduate

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The Bachelor of Education in Elementary Education (B.Ed.) develops professional educators who are reflective practitioners dedicated to the scholarship of teaching and school renewal.

Certificates in TESOL

Full time

Short Course

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The UNDERGRADUATE TEACHING ENGLISH TO SPEAKERS OF OTHER LANGUAGES (TESOL) CERTIFICATE consists of 24 undergraduate credits and the GRADUATE TEACHING ENGLISH TO SPEAKERS OF OTHER LANGUAGES (TESOL) CERTIFICATE consists of 18 graduate credits.

M.Ed. in Educational Leadership

Full time

Postgraduate

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The Masters in Educational Leadership is a one-year, online degree program for teachers that already possess a license and/or are already practitioners.

M.Ed. in Elementary Education

Full time

Postgraduate

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The Master of Education in Elementary Education (M.Ed.) develops professional educators who are reflective practitioners dedicated to the scholarship of teaching and school renewal. The program is based on a standards-driven, field-based, and inquiry... More

M.Ed. in Secondary Education

Full time

Postgraduate

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The Master of Education in Secondary Education (M.Ed.) develops professional educators who are reflective practitioners dedicated to the scholarship of teaching and school renewal.

Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages

Full time

Undergraduate

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The HPU TESOL program seeks to meet this demand. In addition to teaching, TESOL graduates also find rewarding careers as curriculum developers, home-school advocates, international student advisers, language program administrators, resource teachers,... More

Tourism and hospitality

Hospitality and Tourism Management

Full time

Undergraduate

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The Hospitality and Tourism Management concentration will expose students to all aspects of hospitality and tourism from a management focus. The courses combine theory and practice with opportunities for project-based learning, group projects, and fi... More