Why Consider Online Learning?Online courses are an excellent option for busy students while online degree programs are popular with older students or those who hold down full-time or part-time jobs in addition to going to school. Find out what options are available at UAF.
UAF Online Degree Options
University of Alaska Fairbanks offers 15 different online degrees.
In the 2016 - 2017 school year, 291 students graduated from UAF with an online bachelor's degree.
|Online Degree||2016 - 2017 Graduates|
|Business Administration & Management||33|
|Community Organization & Advocacy||18|
|Criminal Justice & Corrections||20|
|Human Development & Family Studies||7|
|Liberal Arts General Studies||75|
|Mental & Social Health Services||10|
|Teacher Education Grade Specific||34|
How Many Students Participate in Online Learning at University of Alaska Fairbanks?
Of the 8,283 students currently enrolled at University of Alaska Fairbanks, about 51.6% (4,275) participate in some form of distance or online learning. 2,351 students take classes exclusively online.
Students enrolled in online programs live in a variety of places. 2,038 live in Alaska, 2,340 live in the U.S.A. and 5 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 62.2% of the University of Alaska Fairbanks student body.|
About half of undergraduate degree seekers (49.5%) take at least one class online.
Of the 2,552 who take at least one online course, about half (40.5%) take all their courses online.
The 1,033 undergraduate degree seekers who take all their courses online live in the following places.
|Undergraduate students who are not seeking a degree represent 24.3% of the University of Alaska Fairbanks student body.|
About half of undergraduate non-degree seekers (40.9%) take at least one class online.
Of the 823 who take at least one online course, the vast majority (90.3%) take all their courses online.
The 743 undergraduate non-seekers who take all their classes live in the following places.
|Graduate students represent 13.5% of the University of Alaska Fairbanks student body.|
The vast majority of graduate students (80.3%) take at least one class online.
Of the 900 who take at least one online course, the majority (63.9%) take all their courses online.
The 575 graduate students who take all their classes online live in the following places.
For more information, check out our section on Graduations at University of Alaska Fairbanks.