Skip to content Skip to Live Chat

WESTERN GOVERNORS UNIVERSITY

Your Path to a Respected Degree 

FREE TRANSCRIPT SERVICE

When you complete your free application, you can opt to use our FREE transcript service that helps you gather your transcripts at no additional cost.

A Degree That Moves You Forward. A Cost That Won't Hold You Back.

  • Tuition you can afford. Ready to go back to school? In addition to our low, flat-rate tuition, WGU is offering a $2,500 Back to School Scholarship to help make your degree even more affordable.
  • Flexible scheduling and no class times. WGU degree programs are 100% online, with no specific time to do your courses. This means you can work on your degree anywhere, any time so you can keep working, fulfill family responsibilities, and more.
  • Industry-relevant curriculum. The award-winning degree programs at WGU are designed with input from industry experts, ensuring your degree will be respected and meaningful for your career. The knowledge, skills, and credentials you earn will set you apart in your work.

Find Your Degree at WGU

Accredited, Respected,
Recognized™

One important measure of a degree’s value is the reputation of the university where it was earned. When employers, industry leaders, and academic experts hold your alma mater in high esteem, you reap the benefits of that respect. WGU is a pioneer in reinventing higher education for the 21st century, and our quality has been recognized.

The baccalaureate degree programs in nursing, master's degree programs in nursing, and post-graduate APRN certificate programs at WGU are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org).

Earn Your Degree for About Half of the Cost of Other Universities*

You pay tuition per six-month term, not per course or credit. So when you move faster through your courses, you also lower your total bill!

 

WGU students pay about half the tuition,* and end up with half the debt of the national average.**

  • Low, flat-rate tuition.
  • Graduate faster and with less debt.
  • Financial aid and scholarships available.
  • Online education with supportive faculty.
  • VA and military benefits accepted.
  • Great return on investment.
  • All course materials for a low, flat fee.

*WGU average annual bachelor’s tuition rates are 48% lower than the national average, compared to national rates reported by the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data Systems in 2022. WGU average rate does not include rates for WGU Bachelor of Science, Nursing Prelicensure program.

**WGU undergraduate students have approximately half the debt at graduation compared to the national average, according to the Institute for College Access and Success (2022).

Prepared for Success on the Job

*From a 2022 Harris Poll of 300 employers of WGU graduates.

97% of employers said that WGU graduates were prepared for their jobs.*

95% of employers said that they would hire another WGU grad.*

99% of employers said WGU graduates met or exceeded expectations.*

Your Degree is Closer Than You Think

New students can begin their first term at the beginning of any month. So you can start when you’re ready, rather than rushing (or waiting) for fall or spring enrollment.

FREE TRANSCRIPT SERVICE

When you complete your free application, you can opt to use our FREE transcript service that helps you gather your transcripts at no additional cost.