List of Universities in Micronesia
The College of Micronesia-FSM is the oldest institution of higher education in the country. It offers two and three years associate degree programs in various courses. Upon establishment of FSM government in 1979 a Division of Education was created as part of the Department of Social Services. In 1992, FSM's Congress passed PL 7-97, which called for the establishment of a full-fledged Department of Education, complete with four divisions: Curriculum, Standards, Testing, and Evaluation; Vocational Education Manpower Development and Training; Postsecondary and Scholarship; and Federal Community and Foreign Assistance.
In 1991, the National Literacy Act was passed which allowed for the creation of the FSM Adult Education Program two years later. The program offers adult education and literacy training to adults in Micronesia. For more details see official website of College of Micronesia
Pacific Islands University is another institution Founded in 1976. Its mission is to deliver Christian higher education and ministry training to Micronesia, the Pacific Islands and rest of the world. For more details see official website www.piu.edu