Alternative Loans

Alternative student loans are offered by banks or lending institutions to help students and parents bridge the gap between the cost of education and the amount of financial aid received. These loans are credit based supplemental loans not guaranteed by Read More …

OPT STEM Extension

Graduates currently on post-completion OPT may be eligible for a 24-month extension of their work authorization if they have earned a bachelor’s, master’s, or doctoral degree in an eligible STEM field, as designated by USCIS. The STEM OPT Extension allows Read More …

Veteran Services

Welcome With several Veteran staff, there is no private, liberal arts, top-tier university in the U.S. more connected and understanding of the wants and needs of military, veterans and their families. Methodist University offers affordable, 100% online degrees to active-duty Read More …

Writing Center Student Resources

Your writing doesn’t always take place during Writing Center hours.  And you can’t always remember what the first steps are in writing a paper or how to figure out your thesis statement or what the seven “fanboys” conjunctions are. Then Read More …

Computer Science

Computer science is the systematic study of computers and of the phenomena of computing. Formal properties are given more emphasis than realizations or applications. A major objective of the discipline is the formulation of a systematic body of knowledge to Read More …

Graduate Programs

Our Graduate Programs extend the University’s overall mission to the graduate level, combining a professional emphasis with scholarship and critical analysis, and instilling in their graduates the importance of lifelong learning to support professional development. Currently, Methodist University offers four Read More …

Federal Direct Parent PLUS Loans

The Federal Direct Parent Loan for Undergraduate Students (PLUS) is a low-interest federally insured loan for parents (as defined by the FAFSA form) of dependent students to help pay college costs. The loan can be used to cover any educational Read More …

Canvas Student Support: 10 Tips for Online Success

Have regular, reliable access to a computer and Internet service. You should have at least one backup computer—either personal or borrowed—in the event your primary computer goes down. Additionally, you need to have a reliable way to access the Internet. Read More …

Financial Aid Process

1. Apply for Admissions as a Degree-Seeking Student Returning MU Students who have not attended for at least one semester or have withdrawn in the current semester must apply for admission and be re-accepted to Methodist University (MU) as a Read More …