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Who accredits the College of External Studies?  

The programs of Stafford's' College of External Studies are reviewed and accredited by EUCOA, the European Commission for Online Accreditation,.

one of Europe’s most established accreditation bodies,
(EUCOA currently monitors over fifty schools offering degrees in the administrative sciences. EUCOA audits our curricula and programs and mandates some of our course materials and required texts.  For further information about EUCOA, its goals and academic activities, please visit their website at


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The Key Facts

Welcome to Stafford University's College of External Studies*.        

We hope that you find our site informative and that our broad array of business and management courses will challenge and excite you.

Often, the process of choosing a degree program is fraught with uncertainty, fear and confusion about the level of commitment required, the relevance of the material to be studied, and the amount of free time that will be left for family and friends.. 

Not so when you plan your Distance Learning program through Stafford External Studies*.

You'll find that we've developed a simple plan for mapping out your undergraduate BBA, graduate MBA, or Doctoral program. We are confident that within the plan you'll find courses that fully align with your career objectives and goals.

So please browse through our site and if you have any questions, do not hesitate to use the Contact Us page.

*For extensive on-campus programs at Staffordshire University , please visit .

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Planning for the Future

It's one of the most important things we can do, but so often we end up having to defer it. Here at Stafford we'll help you overcome the obstacles to achieving your educational goals. We're with you every step of the way, with customized curricula and tutorials.