Message from the President

President Danielle N. Ripich, Ph.D. talks about the student-centered, high quality learning experience offer through UNE Online. Learn more about how UNE's innovative educational opportunities offer an unmatched return on your investment.

Student Spotlight


Kenneth Visalli, D.O., M.P.H., 2012

“The MPH program introduces you to another aspect of medicine that you do not get much of in medical school. At UNE the MPH courses are almost all online giving me the opportunity to work on these courses in between my busy medical school schedule.”



The University of New England is regionally accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges Commission on Institutions of Higher Education (NEASC CIHE). NEASC is the nation’s oldest regional accrediting association whose mission is the establishment and maintenance of high levels of education, from pre-kindergarten through the higher education doctoral level. Accreditation is the review of the quality of educational institutions and programs. In the United States, accreditation is a major way that the public knows that an institution or program provides a high quality education. More