Become The Change You Want To See

Here at UBE, we are a community of educational advocates who offer inclusive educational experiences that serve the needs of our students.

An Education That Changes Lives

We offer school programs for every interest and specialty and are determined that our students leave us being the best of their generation.

Your Education. Your Future. Your Choice.

We recognize the challenges of pursuing an education while still maintaining a full-time work schedule. UBE is here to help students find the right university or degree program that fits their lifestyle and goals – we’re all about your path toward graduation.

About Our

The University of Black Excellence is an accredited university that focuses on educating young black and brown students for life success. Dedicated to greatness within life, The University offers master’s degree programs within several fields, including liberal arts, economics, business administration, education, and more. The University is committed to uplifting the black community through education.

University Overview

Our History

We will take advantage of our innovative ideas to create an environment that gives you the tools and opportunities you need for your success.

Our Mission

To be a world leader in the education, employment, economic growth, and social advancement of black and brown lives for generations to come.


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Campus Information

When stepping foot into the University of Black Excellence you will find a place unlike any other. A place where young black scholars are not judged based on the color of their skin, but on the content of their character. Where classroom knowledge is king and not just something you learn in theory but are able to put into practice with real world situations. Where we break down racial barriers and make global connections that will open your eyes to an entirely new reality of existence; A reality free from racism, hate, and inequality. Welcome home.

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The University of Black Excellence is a hub for scholars and students who aspire to make a difference, and we are committed to training the next generation of global leaders. With our academic programs in a variety of disciplines, including education, medicine, business, occupational therapy and much more, we offer students a personalized learning environment where they can thrive and achieve their goals.

When the majority of students in an online program are from other countries or states, you know the program must be good. On any given day at the University of Black Excellence nationally ranked online graduate and professional programs, there are students from more than 10 countries and all 50 states studying in areas such as business, information technology, social work, and bioethics.

Online Programs

The online programs are designed to fit your life. Whether you are a working professional, stay at home parent or somewhere in between, we can help you adjust your schedule to fit around your goals. Our small class structure and experienced faculty make it possible for each student to receive personal attention while enjoying the benefits of working from home. We also offer a variety of financing options to make the tuition more affordable.

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Degree Levels

Our mix of undergraduate and graduate programs lets our students learn from both experienced professors, and peers from other academic disciplines. We provide an environment where students can broaden their perspectives while building an education that fits their interests.

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Admission & Aid

The University of Black Excellence is a global community of innovators who are committed to learning, advancing knowledge, and creating solutions to the most pressing issues of our time. In this electronic age, the world needs more creative problem solvers. At UBE we encourage you to develop an entrepreneurial mindset through applying critical thinking skills to explore and innovate. When you complete UBE’s undergraduate or graduate degree programs, you’ll be armed with the tools and knowledge necessary to affect change on a global scale. Become a part of our growing community of Black excellence.

Process Overview

You Apply

Our quick and easy online application tool takes only 10 minutes to complete. Just enter your information, and you’re on your way.

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We Connect

After your application is submitted, you’ll be contacted by an admissions representative who can guide you through the rest of the process.

You Get Ready

Once you’ve completed your application and talked to someone from the admissions office, you’re ready to create your schedule.


Whether you are a student or have children, college is an investment which enables you to achieve your full potential. We help students and parents research all types of financial aid.

Tuition & Fees

The tables show the estimated cost (tuition fees + living expenses) of attendance for the 2021-22 academic year. The estimates assume that you are enrolled in 14 credit hours per semester.

Detailed Plans

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Estimated Tuition & Fees

This estimate is based on 14 hours per semester. Fees have been included.


Estimated Housing & Dining

Cost of room types available to incoming students plus the cost of dining plan chosen by students last year.


Total Estimated Direct Costs*

Here are the estimated annual costs for 2021-22, but please note that these figures change every year.

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Estimated Tuition & Fees

This estimate is based on 14 hours per semester. Fees have been included.

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Estimated Housing & Dining

Cost of room types available to incoming students plus the cost of dining plan chosen by students last year.


Total Estimated Direct Costs*

Here are the estimated annual costs for 2021-22, but please note that these figures change every year.

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Our students create a vibrant and inclusive community

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The Campus

You might already know you stand out here. But what you likely don’t know is that we are helping you to stand out in the best possible way. That’s doable because this isn’t just a school. It’s your academic home. Wherever you are, wherever you want to go, and whatever your goals are, we will support you with resources, guidance, and opportunities designed to make it all happen.

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Sports & Activities

Connect. Create. Champion. Race. Win. Play. Engage. That is the spirit of the University of Black Excellence (UBE). Our goal is to give young men and women an unparalleled college experience where they can develop their athletic, leadership, and scholarly potential while making a lasting impact on their community and world at large.

This initial membership of 20 students will be comprised of student-athletes with outstanding character, exceptional academic achievement, and strong commitments to community service and athletics in preparation for the establishment of a national-class institution that will carry multiple NCAA sports programs capable of winning championships at the highest levels.


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News & Events

The Value Of Education In Your Future

December 29, 2020

You’ve probably heard the saying, “education is the key to success.” This phrase has been used by countless parents and teachers for years to encourage children. Education is important, but what does it really mean? What’s the value of education in your life? How do you determine its value?

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New Initiative Targets Diverse & Inclusive Campus

January 29, 2021

In order to promote a climate of respect for all and eliminate any form of bias or discrimination, The University of Black Excellence and Temple University created a New Initiative to increase awareness of discrimination and develop strategies to address issues that arise from it.

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Great Way To Involve Students In Social Good

Febraury 28, 2021

Social entrepreneurship isn’t just for those of us with massive success stories. It’s a great way to involve students in social good at the college level. There are many free and low-cost ways you can get students involved in volunteerism with various organizations related to social entrepreneurship.

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Stories Of UBE Alumni

Learn about the personal experiences of UBE alums, including education, career opportunities, and everything they have to say about the university. A place to connect and grow.

Meet Our Alumni

Lauren Westbrook

Lauren Westbrook

BS '18 - Urban Design & Planning

What struck me most about UBE’s program was that I never felt like I was isolated or alone. I knew that if I needed help, there were always people there to support me and my efforts. The UBE program has definitely provided me with a new set of friends, a greater comfort level with different cultures and backgrounds, and a real sense of community that has stayed with me through college.