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You are considered a first-year student if you have not enrolled at another college or university since graduating from high school.

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Select this option if you would like to take classes for your degree completely online. These programs and certificates offer 100% of the required and elective courses fully online, with no expectation that students will take on-campus courses.
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Accounting Technology
Medical Billing
Business Management Technology
Nursing - RN to BSN (Registered Nurses Only)
Criminology & Justice Studies
Office Technology
Environmental Management
Public Health
General Business
Radiologic & Imaging Sciences
Information Technology
Respiratory Care
Insurance Studies
Technical & Applied Studies

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First-Year Student Class Profile
 
4,200+
Total number of
first-year students
3.16-3.81
High school
GPA*
20-26
ACT composite
score*
1040-1220
SAT total
score*
*Range based upon the middle 50% of the incoming first-year student class.