Why Consider Online Learning?Distance learning at Cornell University means doing school work 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.
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How Many Students Participate in Online Learning at Cornell University?
Of the 22,319 students currently enrolled at Cornell University, about 2.1% (466) participate in some form of distance or online learning. 36 students take classes exclusively online.
Students enrolled in online programs live in a variety of places. 9 live in New York, 34 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 64.8% of the Cornell University student body.|
A small minority of undergraduate degree seekers (1.3%) take at least one class online.
Of the 187 who take at least one online course, none take all their courses online.
|Undergraduate students who are not seeking a degree represent 0.4% of the Cornell University student body.|
A small minority of undergraduate non-degree seekers (2.1%) take at least one class online.
Of the 2 who take at least one online course, none take all their courses online.
|Graduate students represent 34.7% of the Cornell University student body.|
A small minority of graduate students (3.6%) take at least one class online.
Of the 277 who take at least one online course, a small minority (13.0%) take all their courses online.
The 36 graduate students who take all their classes online live in the following places.
For more information, check out our section on Graduations at Cornell University.