Why Consider Online Learning?Distance learning at Georgia Southern 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.
GaSou Online Degree Options
Georgia Southern University offers 3 different online degrees.
In the 2015 - 2016 school year, 471 students graduated from GaSou with an online bachelor's degree.
|Online Degree||2015 - 2016 Graduates|
|Liberal Arts General Studies||253|
How Many Students Participate in Online Learning at Georgia Southern University?
Of the 20,459 students currently enrolled at Georgia Southern University, about 28.0% (5,725) participate in some form of distance or online learning, and 1,855 students take classes exclusively online.
Students enrolled in online programs live in a variety of places. 1,687 live in Georgia, 1,844 live in the U.S.A. and 4 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 83.9% of the Georgia Southern University student body.|
The minority of undergraduate degree seekers (24.8%) take at least one class online.
Of the 4,254 who take at least one online course, a small minority (16.9%) take all their courses online.
The 720 undergraduate degree seekers who take all their courses online live in the following places.
|Undergraduate students who are not seeking a degree represent 3.9% of the Georgia Southern University student body.|
A small minority of undergraduate non-degree seekers (1.4%) take at least one class online.
Of the 11 who take at least one online course, about half (45.5%) take all their courses online.
The 5 undergraduate non-seekers who take all their classes live in the following places.
|Graduate students represent 12.2% of the Georgia Southern University student body.|
About half of graduate students (58.5%) take at least one class online.
Of the 1,460 who take at least one online course, the vast majority (77.4%) take all their courses online.
The 1,130 graduate students who take all their classes online live in the following places.
For more information, check out our section on Graduations at Georgia Southern University.