Why Consider Online Learning?Distance learning at Northern 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.
Northern State University Online Degree Options
Northern State University offers 6 different online degrees.
In the 2015 - 2016 school year, 96 students graduated from Northern State University with an online bachelor's degree.
|Online Degree||2015 - 2016 Graduates|
|Business Administration & Management||42|
|Finance & Financial Management||9|
|Liberal Arts General Studies||19|
How Many Students Participate in Online Learning at Northern State University?
Of the 3,449 students currently enrolled at Northern State University, about 48.4% (1,670) participate in some form of distance or online learning, and 1,216 students take classes exclusively online.
Students enrolled in online programs live in a variety of places. 1,018 live in South Dakota, 1,202 live in the U.S.A. and 14 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 45.3% of the Northern State University student body.|
The minority of undergraduate degree seekers (33.8%) take at least one class online.
Of the 527 who take at least one online course, the minority (24.5%) take all their courses online.
The 129 undergraduate degree seekers who take all their courses online live in the following places.
|Undergraduate students who are not seeking a degree represent 41.5% of the Northern State University student body.|
About half of undergraduate non-degree seekers (57.0%) take at least one class online.
Of the 815 who take at least one online course, the vast majority (96.3%) take all their courses online.
The 785 undergraduate non-seekers who take all their classes live in the following places.
|Graduate students represent 13.3% of the Northern State University student body.|
The majority of graduate students (71.6%) take at least one class online.
Of the 328 who take at least one online course, the vast majority (92.1%) take all their courses online.
The 302 graduate students who take all their classes online live in the following places.
For more information, check out our section on Graduations at Northern State University.