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Distance Learning Degrees & Programs: Earn Your Degree Online

Earn your degree online with Kent State University’s distance learning graduate degrees and certificate programs.  For more information about these online programs, please use the links on the left.

There are also a number of courses available through distance technologies that are part of a degree or certificate that is not completely online. We are adding new courses and degree programs every semester, so please check back frequently to see what is new.  All courses are listed in the Schedule of Classes.

Distance Learning Degrees
These quality degree programs offer an alternative to campus based programs. They allow you more flexibility in both time and space. All KSU degree programs are accredited by a national accrediting body and provide a high level of excellence in teaching and learning experiences.

Degree Program

Entirely Online

Details

Computer Technology (Associate of Applied Business)

Yes

Available concentrations: Application Development Technology, General Technology, Internet/Multimedia Technology, Network Technology

Computing/Technology Endorsement

Yes

 

Evaluation and Measurement (M.Ed.)

Yes

 

Health Informatics (MS)

Yes

 

Instructional Technology

Yes

Available concentrations: Computer Technology, Dual Degree M.Ed./MLIS School Library, ITEC General

Insurance Studies (BS)

Yes

Available concentrations: Life and Health Insurance, Property and Casualty Insurance

Journalism Educator (MA)

Yes

 

Knowledge Management (MS)

Yes

Available concentrations: Health Informatics, Knowledge Management, User Experience Design

Master of Liberal Studies

Yes

 

Library Media

No

Some of the courses are still delivered using compressed video.

Master of Library and Information Science eDegree

Yes

Available concentrations: Major Only,  Dual Degree M.Ed./MLIS School Library, School Library Media

Music Education (MM)

Yes

 

Nursing (RN to BSN)

Yes

 

Reading Endorsement

No

40% online

School Library Media Licensure

Yes


Technology (MT)

No

A few courses are offered via video.

Public Administration (MPA)

Yes

Available concentrations: Public Management, Public Policy

Public Health (BSPH)

Yes

Available concentrations: Health Promotion and Education, Health Sciences Administration, and Allied Health.

Master of Arts, Journalism and Mass Communication (MA)

Yes

Available concentrations: Public Relations, Reporting/Editing - Journalism Educators

User Experience Design (MS)

Yes

 

Certificate Program

Entirely Online

Details

Autism Spectrum Intervention Specialist

Yes

 

Behavior Intervention Specialist

No

66% online

Career Based Intervention

No

75% online plus a one-week workshop for 2 credit hours.

Community College Leadership

Yes

 

Health Care Facilities

Yes

 

Health Informatics

Yes

 

Integrating Technology Into the Classroom

Yes

 

Knowledge Management

Yes

 

Online Learning and Teaching

Yes

 

Post Masters Nursing Education

No

Not 100% online yet

Superintendent's Online Licensure Cohort

Yes


Transition Specialist

No

70% online

Public Health (Undergrad)

Yes

Full- and Half-semester classes are available.

Web-Enabled E-Learning Knowledge Management

Yes

 

Distance Learning Courses
There are a number of individual undergraduate and graduate courses offered through distance technologies that are part of a degree or certificate, and you can earn your degree online through any of them. We also offer continuing education workshops via the web.  A variety of technologies are used to deliver courses. All courses are listed in the
Schedule of Classes.