About Northern Port University

About Northern Port University

Since 1973, Northern Port University has been dedicated to making lifelong learning opportunities accessible, challenging, and relevant to a diverse student population.

Based in the United States, Northern Port offers a wide range of degree, diploma and certificate programs that will help you realize your professional aims and ambitions. At Northern Port, students at all levels contribute to progressive exploration with world-class faculty in diversified fields of study from natural sciences to music and nursing.

Northern Port is one place which believes in personal interaction between students and professors, while our renowned faculty cultivates the academic enthusiasm of a major research university.

As of the world's largest online universities, Northern Port University provides globally accredited education to its students that is flexible, affordable, quick and high quality.

Northern Port University Exclusive Features

  • Through our 16 specialized schools, we offer 71 diverse majors
  • State of the art education system and quality course content
  • Worldwide presence spreading across 6 continents
  • Unique employment opportunities for students through our partner employees
  • Highly qualified, experienced and expert faculty
  • Alumni working at top national and multinational companies of the globe

Our Mission

Northern Port University is one of the leading and prestigious distance learning institutions of the world. Our different specialized departments provide educational programs that are designed to meet the academic and professional learning needs of the adult learner. Our programs of study lead to career-specific advancements and assure you career related guidance.

We strive to fulfill this mission by providing a wide variety of comprehensive courseware, state of the art technology to inculcate education, and a wide array of valuable services aimed at the needs of both the young and adult learner. Our programs teach current marketplace skills which prepare for a wide variety of entry-level and advanced level vocational positions. Yorkfeild's admissions policy also supports the mission in a manner that allows students with appropriate prior education to enroll in programs without regard to race, religion, gender, age, color, national origin, or physical disability.
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Credit Transfer

If you have already studied some courses of university degree and have its transcript, we will accept the credit hours of those courses and reduce the equivalent from your program. So you won't have to study that course again. This will reduce both your tuition and time required to complete your education. Read more


Prior Learning
You can get credits for your prior learning. If you have strong command in some courses (through your work experience, prior knowledge or trainings, etc.) you can get their credits! So you won't have to study that course and both your tuition and time required will be reduced.