For more than 20 years we have been developing courses in partnership with our faculty and instructional designers to ensure a learning experience that is tailored to the subject matter and the expected learning outcomes. We develop our online programs so that they mirror the same quality content you have always expected from a Penn State degree.

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Ranked in the top ten for online bachelor's degrees by U.S. News & World Report.

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News and Features

Six top–10 rankings for Penn State in U.S. News’ 2020 Best Online Programs
This is a photography of Old Main, Penn State's administration building, with pink and white tulips in the foreground.
Six top–10 rankings for Penn State in U.S. News’ 2020 Best Online Programs
A note from the Vice Provost for Online Education
Renata Engel in her office
A note from the Vice Provost for Online Education
Penn State celebrates 15 years of nursing education online through World Campus
Front of building with sign
Penn State celebrates 15 years of nursing education online through World Campus
Tips for virtual learners as the summer semester starts
Dawn Coder, the director of academic advising and student disability services, stands to the right side of the photo with the walls of a cubicle behind her.
Tips for virtual learners as the summer semester starts