Welcome to CULA ®.

"Home Study" is a viable alternative for adults and retirees around the world. For most, remaining at home while finally earning their degrees makes the educational process fun, recreational, and affordable. Motivated students, capable of benefiting from "guided, independent study" can and do achieve outstanding recognition through CULA® qualifications.
You are invited to finally finish a degree, for which you qualify, through CULA® programs designed just for you. © 2016 EMI, Inc.

Connected to the world

It does not matter where you live in the world. CULA® programs are designed for you. Apply now detailing your qualifications and experience thus far and indicate the academic degree you would like to attain. We will then contact you to discuss a proposal for your academic work as a student to achieve the degree you seek. CULA®is a perfect option for those who "know where they've been, where they are now, and where they want to go next." So, if CULA®feels right for you simply click on Apply to view the application form.

Earn Your Degree From Home

CULA® verifies your expertise and certifies as to your professionalism. Your earned degree will be an apt reward for your commitment to yourself. Find out more about the options available, consistent with your expertise and level of experience.
City University Los Angeles is the first institution of higher learning to declare its mission to recognize achievement and attained skills, along with academic qualifications, especially fulfilling the needs and aspirations of those who, for whatever reasons, dropped out of college or never attained their degrees. If this describes your life learning situation, CULA® is here to serve you. Learn more HERE


We at CULA® understand that the quality of our services is strongly connected to the expertise of our service providers or faculty. CULA is always looking for additional "independent contractors" with language and academic qualifications. Send your curriculum vita to: Dean of Faculty, 4712 Admiralty Way #707, Marina Del Rey, CA 90292. Part time positions stress expertise as well as academic achievement. Service Providers are hired by students, but are approved by CULA®.
In this relationship it is our duty and our passion to find the best available mentors worldwide for our tailored programs to match the diverse needs of retired and retiring adults. The members of our faculty are accredited by the CULA® Trustees Advisory Board and we are proud to have on our team highly successful people acknowledged in their own fields and businesses. Only through higher standards in education can we best impact what our members believe and share as "truths." You will find CEOs, Presidents, Consultants, Trainers, and Entrepreneurs among the CULA® family of faculty mentors.

For reasons of privacy, CULA® no longer publishes its changing list of faculty at the CULA® website. Qualified candidates at the master and doctoral levels - in fields offered by CULA® - are invited to apply for Adjunct Faculty (Professor/Faculty Mentor) positions by sending a Letter of Application via regular post, via the contact form provided at cula.edu/contact or simply email to dean-of-faculty@cula.edu. Suggested accompanying documentation is as follows.

Curriculum Vitae.
Verifying transcript or other documentation of highest degree held (whether earned or honorary).
Brief statement of specific expertise, including your top three subject areas to: Dean of Faculty, CULA 4712 Admiralty Way #707, Marina Del Rey, CA 90292 . Please allow 4-6 weeks for a Confirmation Letter of Appointment. Upon being appointed, you will need to submit a summary list of content you think a student should know in each of your top three subject areas.
Succinctly share your views on the evolution and efficacy of the CULA® model of alternative higher education. Over the years, successful alumni continue to prove "the genius is in the graduates."
Note: In any dispute between the contracting parties, CULA® shall be the final Arbiter; and Student and Service Provider (Faculty, Reader, Mentor, Adjunct Professor) agree to be governed by this arrangement/stipulation.

For a more rapid confirmation of your selection, email your vitae to: Dean of Faculty, dean-of-faculty@cula.edu.