Why Consider Online Learning?Online courses at Sam Houston State University are a convenient option for busy or working students. Online degree options are often a preference for older students or those who work full-time. Do school work on your time when it's convenient for you.
SHSU Online Degree Options
Sam Houston State University offers 6 different online degrees.
In the 2015 - 2016 school year, 1,292 students graduated from SHSU with an online bachelor's degree.
|Online Degree||2015 - 2016 Graduates|
|Criminal Justice & Corrections||691|
|Liberal Arts General Studies||25|
How Many Students Participate in Online Learning at Sam Houston State University?
Of the 20,031 students currently enrolled at Sam Houston State University, about 46.3% (9,278) participate in some form of distance or online learning, and 2,711 students take classes exclusively online.
Students enrolled in online programs live in a variety of places. 2,663 live in Texas, 2,703 live in the U.S.A. and 8 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 86.9% of the Sam Houston State University student body.|
About half of undergraduate degree seekers (43.9%) take at least one class online.
Of the 7,643 who take at least one online course, a small minority (18.9%) take all their courses online.
The 1,448 undergraduate degree seekers who take all their courses online live in the following places.
|Undergraduate students who are not seeking a degree represent 0.0% of the Sam Houston State University student body.|
None of the current undergraduate non-degree seekers take classes online.
|Graduate students represent 13.1% of the Sam Houston State University student body.|
The majority of graduate students (62.2%) take at least one class online.
Of the 1,635 who take at least one online course, the vast majority (77.2%) take all their courses online.
The 1,263 graduate students who take all their classes online live in the following places.
For more information, check out our section on Graduations at Sam Houston State University.