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Michigan State University Online Learning

If you are working full-time or part-time, an online degree may provide the flexibility you need to complete your program of study. Busy students may also choose to take one or two online classes as part of their degree program. Find out what online learning options are available for your major at Michigan State University.

On this page you will find:

Online Master’s Degrees at Michigan State

19 Online Master's Programs
799 Online Master's Degrees
You can get an online master's degree in 19 different fields at Michigan State. The following table shows which subject areas are offered online and the number of recent graduates in each one.

Online Master’s Degree Number of Grads
Business Administration & Management 155
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science 7
Criminal Justice & Corrections 23
Curriculum & Instruction 121
Educational Administration 7
Electrical Engineering 18
Engineering-Related Fields 22
Food Science Technology 65
General Education 42
Human Development & Family Studies 4
Instructional Media Design 60
Mechanical Engineering 10
Nursing 65
Other Homeland Security 34
Other Psychology 4
Pharmacology & Toxicology 51
Radio, Television & Digital Communication 52
Special Education 48
Teacher Education Subject Specific 11

How Many Students Participate in Online Learning at Michigan State?

8,908 Undergrad Degree Seekers
15 Undergrad Non-Seekers
2,546 Graduate Students
In the 2017-2018 academic year, 11,469 students took at least one online class at Michigan State University. Of these students, 8,908 were seeking an undergraduate degree, 15 were undergraduates who were not enrolled in a degree program (non-seekers), and 2,546 were graduate students.

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All Online Students at Michigan State

11,469 Took At Least One Online Class
2,196 Took All Classes Online
43.76% Out of State Students
Of the 50,351 students at Michigan State University, 22.78% (11,469) took at least one class online. About 4.36% (2,196) took all of their courses online. Those students who took classes exclusively online were from the following places:

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The table below shows the total number of online students at Michigan State University for the last five years.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 11,469 2,196
2016-2017 12,002 2,243
2015-2016 11,616 2,339
2014-2015 9,901 2,217
2013-2014 9,219 2,055

Online Undergraduate Degree Seekers at Michigan State

8,908 Took At Least One Online Class
313 Took All Classes Online
10.22% Out of State Students
In 2017-2018, 39,208 undergraduate students attended Michigan State University. Of these students 22.72% (8,908) took at least one class online. 0.80% (313) of undergraduate degree seekers took classes exclusively online. Those who took all of their classes online were from the following places:

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The table below shows the total number of online undergraduate degree students at Michigan State University for the last five years.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 8,908 313
2016-2017 9,192 331
2015-2016 8,861 362
2014-2015 7,426 289
2013-2014 6,931 270

Online Undergraduate Non-Degree Seekers at Michigan State

15 Took At Least One Online Class
5 Took All Classes Online
20.00% Out of State Students
Of the 215 undergraduate non-seekers at Michigan State University, 6.98% (15) took at least one class online. About 2.33% (5) took all of their courses online. Those non-seekers who took classes exclusively online were from the following places:

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The table below shows the total number of online students at Michigan State University for the last five years.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 15 5
2016-2017 23 13
2015-2016 35 11
2014-2015 17 9
2013-2014 22 13

Online Graduate Students at Michigan State

2,546 Took At Least One Online Class
1,878 Took All Classes Online
49.41% Out of State Students
During the 2017-2018 academic year, 10,928 graduate students attended Michigan State University, and 23.30% (2,546) were enrolled in at least one online class. 17.19% (1,878) of these students took classes exclusively online. Those graduate students who only took online courses were originally from the following places:

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The table below shows the total number of online students at Michigan State University for the last five years.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 2,546 1,878
2016-2017 2,787 1,899
2015-2016 2,720 1,878
2014-2015 2,458 1,919
2013-2014 2,266 1,772

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