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. Make your own schedule to work around your life.
SHSU Online Degree Options
Sam Houston State University offers 7 different online degrees.
In the 2017 - 2018 school year, 1,440 students graduated from SHSU with an online bachelor's degree.
|Online Degree||2017 - 2018 Graduates|
|Criminal Justice & Corrections||725|
|Liberal Arts General Studies||44|
How Many Students Participate in Online Learning at Sam Houston State University?
Of the 20,938 students currently enrolled at Sam Houston State University, about 50.4% (10,547) participate in some form of distance or online learning. 3,062 students take classes exclusively online.
Students enrolled in online programs live in a variety of places. 3,008 live in Texas, 3,053 live in the U.S.A. and 9 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 88.0% of the Sam Houston State University student body.|
About half of undergraduate degree seekers (48.1%) take at least one class online.
Of the 8,855 who take at least one online course, a small minority (19.6%) take all their courses online.
The 1,737 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 12.0% of the Sam Houston State University student body.|
The majority of graduate students (67.1%) take at least one class online.
Of the 1,692 who take at least one online course, the vast majority (78.3%) take all their courses online.
The 1,325 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.