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Degree Programs


Complete your degree online or close to home.WKU offers over 100 online degree options, ranging from certificate programs to graduate degrees. Our programs cover a wide variety of academic areas, so you can find the option that best suits your academic goals. 

Many programs are nationally ranked, and all programs are regionally accredited. Courses are taught by the same highly-qualified faculty who teach face-to-face courses, so you know that you are getting a high-quality learning experience. 

Online students also have access to our award-winning online student support

WKU Online offers the flexibility you need to advance your education and expand your career opportunities, without putting your life on hold.  

Click here for a list of degrees based off your area of interest, including Healthcare, Human Services, Education, and more!

Online Undergraduate

Online Undergraduate

WKU offers 20 online undergraduate degrees at the bachelor’s and associate degree levels. Our online bachelor degrees have been ranked among the top 5 in the nation for three consecutive years by U.S. News & World Report.

  Online Graduate

Online Graduate

WKU has over 30 100% online master's degree programs, offering the flexibility you need to advance your education and your career!

Online Certificates

Online Certificates

Online certificates may be earned as part of a degree program or as a stand-alone credential. WKU offers over 30 graduate certificates and 15 undergraduate certificates.

  Blended Programs

Hybrid Online Programs

Hybrid-online programs are delivered at least 50% online. They  require a combination of face-to-face and online courses.

Online Classes

Online Classes

WKU offers over 1,700 online courses each year through WKU Online & WKU On Demand. 

  Student Services

Student Resource Portal

WKU offers one-click access to award-winning tools to help you succeed.

An index of all online degree programs, regardless of level, can be seen here.    


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 Last Modified 11/9/18