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Online Learning Experience

All online degrees are not created equal. Explore what makes Arizona different.

A Degree Designed to Fit Your Life

Finally, a top-ranked degree you can complete at your own pace. Our online programs are designed with your needs in mind. You have the freedom to complete classes on your schedule and create a learning experience that fits your lifestyle, with access to faculty and advisors who will support you throughout your academic journey.

How it Works

The Online Learning Experience

Wondering what it’s really like to be an online student? Explore our online learning management system, D2L, and discover how it elevates the online learning experience.

Upcoming Start Dates

Arizona Online offers up to 6 start dates and our hands-on courses last 7.5 weeks. That’s the flexibility you need to balance your life, your career and your education.

Upcoming Start Dates

Application Term Desired Start Date Application Available Application Deadline
Spring 2024 January Start June 15, 2023 December 1, 2023
March Start June 15, 2023 February 15, 2024
Fall 2024 August Start December 15, 2023 August 1, 2024
October Start December 15, 2023 September 15, 2024

*These are the application deadlines for Undergraduate programs only. Deadlines may vary by program. Please contact an enrollment counselor at (520) 621-0898 for specific dates and deadlines for your undergraduate program of interest.

The Graduate College does not have specific application deadlines. To see the deadlines for specific graduate programs, please visit the Graduate Catalog & Programs of Study.

Guidance & Support

Get to Know Your Professors

Hear from Arizona professors who dedicate their lives to helping students like you excel.

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You’re not alone in this journey. Your hard work and dedication will be matched by your peers, your faculty and your academic advisors.

Meet Your Academic Advisors

Shery Crater

Shery Crater, MS

College of Social & Behavioral Sciences

All of our online students are juggling so many responsibilities, and my goal is to help my students navigate through the process of earning a degree in a way that fits their life.
Melanie Lipton

Melanie Lipton, M.A.

College of Science

My role as an advisor is to be your guide on your educational journey. I want to make sure you feel supported in a way that makes sense for you and your life.
Cassandra Ott-Kocon

Cassandra Ott-Kocon

Eller College of Management

As an advisor, I understand that every student has a unique set of goals and aspirations. I take time to listen and learn what each student needs before we move forward.

Academic advisors are always available to help you navigate the complexities of life as an online student. They will make sure that you’re on track to earn your degree, no matter what life throws at you. At Arizona Online, you never have to face challenges alone.


A Network of Support

As a Wildcat, you’ll have access to tutors and coaches, a robust community of alumni mentors for networking and career opportunities and so much more. Learn about some of the resources you’ll have at your fingertips.

An Active Learning Community

When you become an online student, you join a supportive community that embraces the challenges of adult life. Hear from Arizona students about how they’ve found the right work, school and life balance.


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- PayScale, 2022

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