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Our affordable degrees can help you reach your career goals in as little as one year.

We Educate Leaders in Sustainability Science

For over fifty years, Unity College has been preparing the next generation of environmental professionals and leaders to successfully face real-world challenges. With environmentally focused degrees, our liberal arts curriculum is built upon a unique framework of sustainability science—the first of its kind in the nation.

Our distinctive approach to learning provides our students with an exceptional, high-quality education, enabling them to drive real change with leading-edge knowledge and expertise.

Our residential campus in Maine provides extraordinary opportunities for hands-on learning and research. From 225 wooded acres of farmland overlooking Unity Pond in the tranquil village of Unity, Maine, we prepare each of our students to make a mark on the world. Learn more about Unity College.

In 2016, Unity College launched its Distance Education Unit, which offers graduate degrees, certificates, and summer online undergraduate courses.

Unity College is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC).

Affordable classes

At $850 per credit hour, there are no hidden fees!


Accelerated –  Complete your degree in 12 months. 14 months for MBA.


Unity College is accredited by NEASC.

Frequently Asked Questions 

What is your refund policy?
Refund Schedule 
Prior to the first day of class100%
1-3 calendar days100%
4-7 calendar days75%
8-14 calendar days50%
15-21 calendar days25%
22 or more calendar days0%
Do you offer financial aid?
Yes, please click the link to review all the options.
Do you offer a payment plan?

We can discuss payment arrangements on an individual basis. Please contact the Distance Education Concierge at (207) 509-7155 or online@unity.edu.

Are books included in the cost of the course?

No. Books and lab materials must be purchased separately, but can be ordered online and delivered directly to you. Contact the Distance Education Concierge about the materials you will need to purchase before the first day of class.

Textbooks and materials can be purchased at the online bookstore.

Do I have to be online a certain time to attend lectures?

No, our courses are asynchronous meaning we do not require students to be online at a certain time. There will be weekly readings, discussions, and assignments. Students will manage their time around these deadlines.

How can I complete this degree in 1 year?

Students enrolled in one of our Master’s in Professional Science degree can complete the degree in 1 year by taking a full-time course load. MBA students can complete their degree in 14 months. Full-time is 2 courses each 8-week term. Part-time would be 1 course each term and would take 2 years for the Master’s and 26 months for the MBA.

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