Are you looking to achieve academic recognition from your work experience and formal training to improve your qualifications, management skills, and progress to the next step? If so, we have a number of work-based degrees you can study at a distance whilst still serving.
As an approved learning provider under the Armed Forces Enhanced Learning Credits Scheme (ELCAS), we have a number of programmes allowing serving current and existing members of the military, as well as their MOD civilian colleagues, to achieve academic recognition.
On completing one of our honours programmes you will also achieve Chartered Manager Status and a Diploma in Management and leadership, giving you the tools to succeed.
Chartered Manager is a highly prestigious status the highest accolade in the managerial profession. The qualifications you will receive enhances your managerial skill set and as a top 5 ranked Modern University of the Year, you can rest assured your qualifications are highly valued.
All our degrees include membership with relevant professional bodies for your profession, in addition Chartered Membership and accreditation for the Logistics and Human Resource Management degrees is provided by CILT and CIPD respectively. Hear from our team below to find out what a work-based degree entails, how you study, are assessed and why you should choose Lincoln.
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Hear from our dedicated academic and admin teams to find out more about Work-Based Distance Learning, including:
- What is a Work-Based Distance Learner?
- What will be expected of you?
- Why choose a University of Lincoln Work-Based Distance Learning Degree?
- Applying for a Work-Based Distance Learning Programme.
- Entry Requirements.
- How you are supported from Application to Graduation.
- Financing your study: ELCAS, Sponsorship, Student Finance, and Payment Plan
We offer distance learning degrees tailored for the Armed Forces.
Armed Forces Covenant Gold Award
Proudly supporting those who serve, we been awarded the Armed Forces Covenant Employer Recognition Scheme Gold Award.
100% Online Degree
Study with us for the opportunity to gain a 100% online degree within 24 months.
Achieve the highest level of professional management accreditation.
Gain credit as formal recognition of your professional experience
The University of Lincoln is a member of the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), synonymous with the highest standards of excellence since 1916.
Acclaimed Student Experience and Industry Links
Be a part of the Lincoln community, connect with peers and have the opportunity to network with industry throughout your studies.
£6,100 Total Fees
With flexible payment options.
Dedicated Student Support from Application to Graduation
You will receive a dedicated administrator from our Work-Based Distance Learning Team to support you through to graduation.
Explore Our Online Programmes
Gain Chartered Manager Status and a Professional Diploma alongside your Degree.
Our programmes feature integrated Chartered Manager Status (CMI, usually £510-£815 separately) / Professional Diploma (CMI, Level 5 Management and Leadership, usually £1795-£2200 separately) inclusive of your degree qualification.
It is a highly prestigious status to be achieved in the managerial profession. The qualifications are reflective of current practice in leadership and demonstrates managerial competence and functional ability. Our degrees are accredited with not just the CMI but also with Chartered Membership. In addition Logistics and Human Resource Management are accredited with (CILT and CIPD).