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Named a "Best Value School" by University Research & Review year after year.

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You may like the sound of our online degree programs.

WGU is a university built with working adults in mind, committed to giving our students the skills and knowledge they need to thrive in their careers and their lives. At WGU, you can choose from more than 60 career-focused bachelor's and master's degree programs in business, information technology, education, and health professions, including nursing. 

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Start the 1st of any month—as soon as you complete enrollment!

It’s never too late to reinvent yourself. At WGU:

  • You can use your work experience and life skills to help you earn your degree faster. Graduate with your bachelor’s or master’s degree in as little as 18 months. Your hard-earned life skills and work history can help you to move through courses faster and graduate sooner.
  • You can schedule your classes, study, and take exams around your life commitments, anytime, day or night. College is a big decision when you’re a busy adult. WGU makes the choice easier with a flexible schedule and an 100% online course of study for most programs.
  • You can make your degree affordable. Flat-rate tuition and fees mean there will be no financial surprises. 

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Industry and academic respect add value to your degree.

WGU is an innovator receiving praise from every sector. When your alma mater is respected, so is your degree.

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WGU keeps tuition costs low for you.

Flat-rate tuition of $3,770 per term links cost to time.

By charging per 6-month term rather than per credit hour—and empowering students to accelerate through material they know well or can learn quickly—WGU helps students control the ultimate cost of their degrees.

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Let us know what kind of information you'd like and how you'd like us to be in touch. The personalized support you receive at WGU starts long before you become a student. In fact, it starts now:

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