Why Consider Online Learning?Distance learning at CWU means studying when it's convenient for you. Online courses are an excellent option for busy students while online degree programs are popular with older students or those who work full-time.
CWU Online Degree Options
Central Washington University offers 12 different online degrees.
In the 2016 - 2017 school year, 740 students graduated from CWU with an online bachelor's degree.
|Online Degree||2016 - 2017 Graduates|
|Allied Health Professions||18|
|Computer Information Systems||21|
|Criminal Justice & Corrections||189|
|General English Literature||13|
|General Social Sciences||135|
|Health & Physical Education||0|
How Many Students Participate in Online Learning at Central Washington University?
Of the 11,971 students currently enrolled at Central Washington University, about 33.8% (4,050) participate in some form of distance or online learning. 1,743 students take classes exclusively online.
Students enrolled in online programs live in a variety of places. 1,690 live in Washington, 1,740 live in the U.S.A. and 2 live outside of the U.S.A. Long live the Internet!
The following chart shows you how many students are involved in online classes depending on their degree. Non-Seekers are students who are not currently enrolled in a degree program.
|Undergraduate degree seeking students represent 87.6% of the Central Washington University student body.|
The minority of undergraduate degree seekers (33.8%) take at least one class online.
Of the 3,545 who take at least one online course, the minority (39.0%) take all their courses online.
The 1,384 undergraduate degree seekers who take all their courses online live in the following places.
|Undergraduate students who are not seeking a degree represent 5.2% of the Central Washington University student body.|
A small minority of undergraduate non-degree seekers (9.4%) take at least one class online.
Of the 59 who take at least one online course, the majority (74.6%) take all their courses online.
The 44 undergraduate non-seekers who take all their classes live in the following places.
|Graduate students represent 7.1% of the Central Washington University student body.|
About half of graduate students (52.3%) take at least one class online.
Of the 446 who take at least one online course, the majority (70.6%) take all their courses online.
The 315 graduate students who take all their classes online live in the following places.
For more information, check out our section on Graduations at Central Washington University.