What's it like for students at WGU?
At WGU, your experience is our obsession! You're in charge of your college education—but you're never alone.
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You're ready to get back to work, and we're ready to help. As a member of the UNITEd coalition, WGU is helping to make sure you can get back to work as soon as possible. We've partnered with SkillUpUtah, an employer-led initiative that focuses on helping you develop valuable career skills.
Our goal is to help you increase your hirability and boost your resumé by giving you access to skill development opportunities. You can determine which skills are most interesting to you, and then pursue courses at WGU that will help you gain those skills.
Below is a list of in-demand skills identified from our research with Utah employers. Step 1: Click on a skill to find WGU courses that will help you to gain that skill. Step 2: Click on any course that interests you. Step 3: Click on any of the programs that include that course. The link that opens will describe that program if you click “More Details”.
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Source: 2020 WGU Annual Report
These quick links will help you to learn about what WGU can offer you and what you can do to take the first step.
Discover how affordable WGU is and learn more about financial aid resources.
Discover more about our degree programs, including average time to completion and costs.
View and download our institutional catalog for more detail about WGU.
WGU Academy can prepare you for college. Our low-cost, student-centered, self-paced Academy provides personalized coaching to help you get ready.