Plan Ahead for Fall 2018

Fall 2018 semester courses are available now!  Explore the many online degrees from your highly respected Iowa Regents Universities or browse the listings for a specific course. Visit our offerings page where you can sort by topic or university to narrow your search.  Programs are listed first, followed by courses.  Don't delay, act today to kick off the new academic year.


That's right! Even though it doesn't feel like summer, courses are already available so don't delay!  Browse courses on our "offerings" page because there is something for everyone.

Wish you knew a second language? Get started with introductory Chinese, German, Italian, or Spanish.  Need a math course?  Algebra, Calculus, and Statistics are all here!  Beginning to invest in the stock market?  Ramp up you understanding of general principles with Investment Wise: Personal Investment CCP:3203.

If you can get away from home for a few days, be sure to check out the super interesting Iowa Lakeside Lab courses available on-site on beautiful West Okoboji.  Visit for more information on these field-oriented courses.

Spring Has Sprung!

Spring 2018 classes are now in session!  That means we can all look ahead to warmer weather by the time they finish up in May.  It isn't too early to start planning for your future so here is some news on upcoming opportunities.

University of Northern Iowa

Remember that UNI Guided Independent Study courses can be started any time and are not subject to semester time lines.  Enjoy ultimate flexibility with online or print courses while earning college credit!  Choose from more than 60 courses, enroll at any time, work at your own pace, and take up to nine months to complete.  Click here for more information.

New Cohorts to Consider:

Social Work (MSW) beginning Fall 2018

Instructional Technology (MA) beginning Summer 2019 

Elementary Education (MAE) beginning Fall 2019

University of Iowa

Certificate in Nursing Administration and Leadership

Need to jumpstart your nursing career? Consider the Certificate in Nursing Administration and Leadership as your next step forward. Get the knowledge and skillset you need to excel!

Master of Science STEM Education  

The online Master in Science (MS) STEM Education prepares teachers to meet the emerging needs of school districts for advanced STEM training.

Iowa State University

Community Development M.S. 

This completely online degree is for community leaders, practitioners, and for those committed to people and places. Offered through The Great Plains Interactive Distance Education Alliance GPIDEA, this program provides the skills, information, and networks needed to facilitate sustainable and prosperous community change, while equipping practitioners with the tools necessary to build a community for the 21st century.  GPIDEA is a partnership of 19 public universities providing access to the best educational opportunities by collaboratively developing and delivering high quality, online academic programs. Great Plains IDEA is an academic alliance that offers fully online graduate and undergraduate coursework in high demand fields of Agriculture and Human Sciences.

Human Computer Interaction Master’s of Science Degree Program Online

The HCI Graduate program promotes a flexible curriculum that encourages students to develop a program of study specific to their interests.  With only three core courses and a capstone course for the MS, the program leaves room for students to take electives from a multitude of disciplines to enhance their education.  The Graduate Program is also closely related to ongoing research as you will be learning from faculty associated with the Virtual Reality Applications Center and from other departments across campus.