Hope International University Presents, “Attending a Christian University Online.” HIU has a rich tradition of offering Christ-centered degree programs that will help you prepare for and pursue your calling, and you would be able to accomplish that while never having to leave home and saving a tremendous amount of money. HIU’s highly personalized degree programs are fully accredited and can be completed 100% online, providing students in the greater Rochester area with convenient and flexible top-quality educational opportunities. Online courses offer video lectures from professors, “real time” chat, discussion forums and assignment drop boxes to make your learning experience as enjoyable and convenient as possible. We also offer onsite, face-to-face support and resources, allowing you opportunities to meet with a faculty advisor and/or cohort group of like-minded students. With start dates approximately every eight weeks for most of our programs, you can begin virtually anytime.