The Continents State University fight diploma mill and life experience degree issuers. The Continents State University authorized to award post-secondary degree in State of Maine as set forth by Title 20-A: EDUCATION, Part 5: POST-SECONDARY EDUCATION, Chapter 409: DEGREE-GRANTING INSTITUTIONS. Pursuant to the Maine Revised Statutes, Title 20-A, section 10708, subsection 4, The Continents State University is not required to obtain authorization from either the State Board of Education or the Maine State Legislature in order to: (1) use the name university, (2) offer courses or programs for academic credit or (3) confer degrees. Students must comply with traditional education and approved delivery methods to earn credentials. All diplomas issued by The Continents State University are legally authorized and verified by the state education authorities. Each educational institution makes its own decision regarding whether to accept completed coursework for credit. Check with your university or college. The Continents State University is committed to be an inclusive community free from all forms of discrimination. The Continents State University is a non-profit, competency based-education online university whose resources are limited. As such, we are currently unable to take incoming calls. All incoming calls goes directly to our voicemail.