Online Degrees & Certificate Programs

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You have decided to apply to Kent State University, a regional and national leader in online education. Kent State offers fully online undergraduate and graduate degrees and certificate programs in a variety of academic areas.

Courses are delivered through a course management system, Blackboard Learn. Course content consists of text, narrated PowerPoint presentations, video and audio, live chats, discussion groups and other learning enhancements.

To participate in online programs, you will need a computer with an Internet connection. A broadband Internet connection is preferred.

In order for Blackboard Learn to function properly you should make sure your computer meets the requirements listed on the Blackboard systems requirement site.

Your program may have further requirements that may include the ability to record video and audio.


  • Allied Health Management Technology
  • Computer Technology
  • Environment Management
  • Insurance Studies
  • Nursing
  • Public Health
  • Respiratory Care
  • Technical and Applied Studies

Apply for Online Undergraduate Degrees

Online Graduate Degrees

  • Advanced Practice Nursing
  • Art Education
  • Criminology & Criminal Justice
  • Cultural Foundations
  • Evaluation & Measurement
  • Geographic Information Science
  • Information Architecture & Knowledge Management
  • Instructional Technology
  • Journalism & Mass Communication
  • Liberal Studies
  • Library & Information Science
  • Nursing
  • Public Administration
  • Public Health (Health Policy & Management)

Apply for Online Graduate Degrees 

Online Graduate Certificates

  • Adult Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist
  • Adult Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
  • Advanced Study in Library & Information Science
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Behavioral Intervention Specialist
  • College Teaching
  • Community College Leadership
  • Cyber Geographic Information Science
  • Environmental Geographic Information Science
  • Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Geographic Information Science
  • Health Care Facilities
  • Health Informatics
  • Nurse Educator
  • Nursing and Health Care Management
  • Ohio Superintendent Licensure
  • Online Learning & Teaching
  • Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
  • Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
  • Web-Enabled E-Learning Knowledge Management
  • Women's Health Nurse Practitioner

APPLy for Online Graduate Certificates


The application process is a bit different for these highly-demanded, 100-percent online programs, be sure to check them out: