Universidad San Francisco de Quito

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The university of Saint Francisco Quito or (Universidad San Francisco de Quito, USFQ) it was founded in 1987 as a private university. It is located in the capital city of Ecuador, Quito.

They offer bachelors through face to face mode and distance learning. These bachelors are business management, marketing, finances, psychology , communication, environmental management.

Classes in Distance Education are developed using a software management distance learning courses via the Internet, which includes several learning tools:

  • Content modules
  • Chats
  • Discussion Forums
  • E-mail
  • Duties and tests online
  • Internet browsing

Through these tools, the teacher can explain the main contents of the course and create a dynamic environment for learning and socialization, in which student input is essential.

The website is at http://www.usfq.edu.ec/1DL/index.htm (fully in spanish).