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Doctoral ABD

University of the Potomac Doctoral, (ABD) Completion ProgramThis is a call to all ABDs, who are ready to complete their doctoral degree in one of the following fields: Doctorate of Business Administration (DBA) Doctorate of Education (EdD) Doctorate of Computer Science (DCS)…

Frequently Asked Questions

Military FAQ Q: When will my certification request be submitted to the VA? A: The SCO will start submitting enrollment certifications after the add/drop period. Certifications will take place week two of each term. Q: How long will it take the for VA to process my certification? A: The VA generally takes 6 to 8 weeks to process enrollment certifications after they have been submitted by the…

Disabilities Support Services

Disabilities Support ServicesUOTP Disability Policy University of the Potomac does not discriminate in admission or access to its programs on the basis of age, race, color, sex, disability, religion, sexual orientation or national origin. If a student wishes to request academic adjustment or auxiliary aids, please contact the Disabilities Coordinator listed below. They may request academic…

How to Become a Lab Technician?: Requirements & Responsibilities

Being a doctor or a scientist used to be a dream ticket for many of us. However, we come to understand that these career paths require a lot of effort and education. By the same token,  lab technicians play an essential role in the medical field making a profound impact on people’s lives. If you are zealous about making a difference and earning a steady source of income at the same time, being a…

What Does a Software Developer Do?

Technology has affected the world to such a degree that it's still difficult to grasp how all of that happened in such a short time. All the applications, programs, and games we interact with daily have become an integral part of our lives. Hence software developers too, have in a way become part of our life thanks to their contribution to the development of technology. They are the driving force…

How to Become a Cyber Security Analyst

If you are passionate about Information Technology (IT), cybersecurity, among other fields, has shown to be a very in-demand industry. There are plenty of job prospects for cybersecurity analysts, provided that they are knowledgeable and well prepared on the field. If you are considering this career path, further you can read more about how to kickstart your career as a cybersecurity analyst,…

What Is a Good College GPA?: A Simple Guide

If you are planning to pursue your college studies or are already a college student, you are perhaps more or less familiar with the GPA (Grade Point Average) system. U.S. colleges employ the GPA to keep track of students’ academic performance and achievements. This system is often highly competitive and you may find yourself worrying over maintaining the ‘perfect’ GPA or whether your GPA is good…

Ph.D. vs. Doctorate: Their Importance & the Difference Between Them

For those who have a deep-seated attitude, pursuing a doctoral degree can be a tough yet beneficial journey. Currently enrolled in a doctorate program means that a person has already scooched over college admissions, went through high stake tests and exams, and finished all those research papers and long hours spent in university libraries hitting the books. While studying for a doctorate entails…

Campus Security & Safety Report

UOTP Annual Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime ReportUniversity of the Potomac (UOTP) complies with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act (“Clery Act”), as amended by the Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013 (“VAWA”); District of Columbia law; Illinois law; Virginia law; and all other applicable laws. The Clery Act, as amended by…

Top 8 Most Popular Coding Languages to Learn

While we still don’t know what the exact number of coding languages is, we can assume that there are hundreds of them. With that being said, we know that one might not learn all of the languages. That’s why we made a list of the most popular coding languages you can learn. So, come along and find your coding calling. 1. Java Script JavaScript is one of the most popular computer languages.…

Professional Degree vs. Academic Degree: What Is the Difference?

Not too many people know that there is a difference between professional and academic degrees as most of the time, they’re used interchangeably. That’s why in this article, we’re going to be focusing on the difference between these two degrees. However, let us start by giving a definition for each of these types of degrees. What Is a Professional Degree? A professional degree, best known as the…