Why Consider Online Learning?Distance learning at Nicholls State 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.
Nicholls State University Online Degree Options
Nicholls State University offers 9 different online degrees.
In the 2015 - 2016 school year, 649 students graduated from Nicholls State University with an online bachelor's degree.
|Online Degree||2015 - 2016 Graduates|
|Business Administration & Management||107|
|General English Literature||11|
|General Family & Consumer Sciences||29|
|Liberal Arts General Studies||92|
|Mining & Petroleum Technology||152|
|Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies (Other)||121|
How Many Students Participate in Online Learning at Nicholls State University?
Of the 6,158 students currently enrolled at Nicholls State University, about 51.2% (3,152) participate in some form of distance or online learning, and 747 students take classes exclusively online.
Students enrolled in online programs live in a variety of places. 684 live in Louisiana, 745 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 85.3% of the Nicholls State University student body.|
About half of undergraduate degree seekers (51.0%) take at least one class online.
Of the 2,681 who take at least one online course, a small minority (16.9%) take all their courses online.
The 452 undergraduate degree seekers who take all their courses online live in the following places.
|Undergraduate students who are not seeking a degree represent 3.8% of the Nicholls State University student body.|
The minority of undergraduate non-degree seekers (32.3%) take at least one class online.
Of the 76 who take at least one online course, the vast majority (78.9%) take all their courses online.
The 60 undergraduate non-seekers who take all their classes live in the following places.
|Graduate students represent 10.9% of the Nicholls State University student body.|
About half of graduate students (59.0%) take at least one class online.
Of the 395 who take at least one online course, about half (59.5%) take all their courses online.
The 235 graduate students who take all their classes online live in the following places.
For more information, check out our section on Graduations at Nicholls State University.