What is online learning?
At Strayer, we provide you with an education that lets you control how you learn – day or night. Our online programs give you the flexibility to earn your degree remotely. All your coursework, lessons and assignments will be completed on our online platform.
Is online learning better than face-to-face learning?
An online degree from Strayer can free you from the constraints of a classroom schedule. You get a practical path to acquiring real-world skills with the convenience of fitting education into your busy life. And you get the support you need with faculty, advisors and coaches available to help guide you.
Can a degree from Strayer University fit your unique lifestyle?
Answer three simple questions to get an idea of how your Strayer schedule could fit your life.
How many courses will you take?
What is your current work schedule?
When do you prefer to study?
Start your bachelor’s with a new laptop
Enroll in one of our online bachelor’s programs and receive a brand-new laptop, loaded with Microsoft software. Complete your first three quarters of classes and it’s yours to keep.
What to expect when you enroll
Courses on us, so you can focus on the skills that matter
Earn your Strayer bachelor’s degree for less by accessing no-cost general education courses through our affiliate, Sophia Learning. Once you’re enrolled and successfully complete your gen ed courses, you can transfer them into your Strayer program for credit. Learn how.
Multiple ways to study
Study on campus
Along with convenient online classrooms, Strayer provides more than 50 campuses to help keep you connected, supported and learning, Visit a campus near you to study or get support with your enrollment.
Frequently asked questions
How do online classes work?
You’ll use our online course room through Blackboard, for submitting assignments and viewing course content. Classes are 11 weeks long, and each week your work will be due in Blackboard by Sunday at midnight. You can access Blackboard though your student portal, iCampus.
Do I take exams and tests online or in a classroom?
All of your exams, tests and assignments are completed online. Feel free to use the computers on campus, where available, to finish your work or take tests.
Are textbooks digital or printed?
Depending on the class, there are multiple textbook formats. Some are electronic only with the option of print-on-demand for an extra fee. Some classes just have a textbook while others require additional materials.
If I take online classes, can I get help on campus if I need it?
Yes! You’re always welcome to go to your home campus or any other Strayer campus for assistance from staff, faculty and coaches. Find a Campus near you
Are online classes worth the same amount of credits as on-campus classes?
Yes, both online and on-campus classes are worth 4.5 credits and last 11 weeks. Find Your Program.