Why DSU?

Dunlap-Stone University offers Professionally Significant Degrees®, leading the online education market with a motto of “Honor, Distinction and Excellence.”  Now entering its 20th year, DSU has gained a reputation as the leading global provider of regulatory trade compliance law courses and programs.  Its other newer programs offer a blend of important “best practices”, sound academics, distance education pedagogy, and real-world scenarios to enhance students’ skills, knowledge and opportunities.


Accredited University

Dunlap-Stone University is nationally accredited by the Accrediting Commission of the Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC). The Commission is listed by the U.S. Department of Education as a nationally recognized accrediting agency and is a recognized member of the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).

Dunlap-Stone University is licensed by the State of Arizona to enroll students in its bachelor and masters  degrees and vocational programs.

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Career Driven Education

Experience is critical but more and more HR departments and managers are making an accredited college degree a prerequisite to advancing your career and compensation.  Our university provides Professionally Significant Degrees® that give you the skills and confidence to compete in today’s marketplace.  Employers consistently give DSU high marks for employees earning degrees in Trade Compliance, Supply Chain Management, and Business Management.

“Thank you again for the opportunity for me to earn my Bachelor’s degree in a field which is more and more becoming an integral part of today’s business world. The global economy will only grow in the years to come and with this degree, you have helped me to better position myself to be successful within it.” Rita McCabe


Great Value & Support

We strive to keep our costs as low as possible to help you achieve your education goals at an affordable price.  Dunlap-Stone University charges less than half of what other reputable online universities charge. Along with potential education credit for experience and past coursework, your time to a degree and the total cost may be lower than you think.  Our Degree Counselors can show you the shortest path to graduation

“My Education Advisor, Linda Frisch was exceptionally nice, compassionate and very helpful at making me feel at ease before beginning this class. I would highly recommend anyone to take an online class to make you understand and be more productive at your job. I really enjoyed my experience with an online class at Dunlap Stone thank you.” Linda Monaco


Focus on Learning Outcomes

DSU provides a unique on interactive class environment which enhances learning, understanding, and retention through a dynamic online discussion forum where students interact on the class topics, comment on and defend ideas, and engage in debate.  The curriculum covers not only the theory and reasoning behind trade, the flow of goods, and regulations but also provides hands-on practical knowledge of how to apply the knowledge in real life.

“I like that the International Import-Export Institute at Dunlap-Stone University has such a practical approach to teaching import/export–the course information, readings, and class discussions from which I have learned so much are all geared towards real, everyday issues and the knowledge we need to get the job done using “best practices”.  Jennifer Eisan


Subject Matter Experts

Experts and leaders in industry and government have contributed to DSU’s programs and consistently monitor and update the curriculum on an ongoing basis. The classes are taught by experienced, practitioner-oriented faculty, dedicated to the academic success of our students and to extending education beyond the classroom and into students’ fields of study and the community.

“Obtaining a BS in International Trade Compliance Management is a tremendous benefit. Being in this field for as long as I have, it had always been “on-the-job” training. There were no courses available to guide you when I first started out. Having this education along with the hands-on experience has provided me an opportunity to pursue a career that I really enjoy.” – Cindy M. Hollohan


Learning that Fits Your Lifestyle

All degree programs at DSU are offered completely online, giving you flexibility to fit your education around career and family commitments.

“As you know, balancing work and school is extremely challenging and the freedom and ease of taking classes using this well designed online model made this possible for me.” Trina Michaelis


Military Friendly School

Military Friendly School & Military Discount

The International Import-Export Institute at Dunlap-Stone University has been selected as a one the nation’s top Military Friendly Schools by G.I. Jobs magazine for 2010, 2011, 2013 and 2014 for its unwavering support of our active-duty military and military veterans. To honor service to our country, we are pleased to provide all degree seeking U.S.service members, veterans and their immediate family members  with our 25% Military Discount.  All qualified students who are active duty military, spouses, or family members of active duty military; and armed forces veterans, their spouses and immediate family members are eligible to apply for this discount, including veterans from all eras of service, including Vietnam era veterans and their immediate family members.

Learn More about our Military Programs.