Do Not Call – DNC-PL-0211

Filed under General University Policies

Do Not Call ABTU maintains a Do Not Call Policy for the protection of prospective students and those persons not wanting to be contacted by ABTU. ABTU does not place unsolicited telephone calls (cold calls). However, ABTU has an established business relationship with a person if that person is currently a student, if that person… Read more »

Dismissal Policy- DIS-PL-1211

Filed under General University Policies

Dismissal Policy A student may be dismissed for failing to maintain ABTU’s policies. Below is a list of violations that may result in a student’s dismissal. Please note this list may not cover all situations. Failure to maintain SAP Failure to comply with ABTU policies Academic Dishonesty Failure to pay Failure to maintain attendance Poor… Read more »

Disability Accommodations – DIS-PL-0915

Filed under General University Policies

Disability Accommodations This institution complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act, and state and local requirements regarding students with disabilities. In compliance with federal and state regulations, reasonable accommodations are provided to qualified students with disabilities. It is the student’s responsibility to identify him or herself to the university as… Read more »

Course Assessment – COA-PL-0411

Filed under General University Policies

Course Assessment Assessment All ABTU courses must include a core assessment that measures the course’s Core Learning Outcomes and competencies. The purpose of the assessment is to verify that the learning outcomes have been achieved and to what extent they have been met. For each course, the core assessment is performed online on a weekly… Read more »

Complaint Resolution – COM-PL-1015

Filed under General University Policies

Complaint Resolution American Business & Technology University follows the Missouri Coordinating Board of Higher Education, the Missouri Department of Higher Education, the United States Department of Education, and the Accrediting Commission of the Distance Education Accrediting Commission’s rules, regulations, and procedures regarding complaint resolution. ABTU defines a complaint, in accordance with DEAC Policy as a… Read more »

Payment of Tuition – COL-PL-0717

Filed under General University Policies

Payment of Tuition     ABTU ordinarily invoices students at the start date of each 12 week term. However, for programs less than 1 year in length, a student may be charged for the entire program on their start date. These students typically have a funding source that pays for the entire program at once,… Read more »

Campus Security

Filed under General University Policies

Campus Security We are committed to a safe and secure campus facility for all students, employees, faculty, staff, and visitors both within our online education system and the physical buildings. Our campus and classrooms are located on the world wide web; however, we have a main administrative campus at 1018 St. Maartens Dr, St. Joseph,… Read more »

Book and Course Materials – BOO-PL-0514

Filed under General University Policies

Book and Course Materials – BOO-PL-0514 Filed under General University Policies Book and Course Materials As a part of the total cost, ABTU will provide all of the books, software, and resources needed to successfully complete a chosen program with ABTU. In an effort to be environmentally friendly, reduce costs, and expose students to, and encourage… Read more »

Arbitration Agreement – ARB-PL-0211

Filed under General University Policies

Arbitration Agreement By signing an Enrollment Agreement, the student agrees that any dispute arising from his or her enrollment at American Business & Technology University, no matter how described, pleaded, or styled, shall be resolved by binding arbitration under the substantive and procedural requirements of the Federal Arbitration Act, conducted by the American Arbitration Association… Read more »