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Online or on-campus, our journey is the same.

What is it like to be a WVU Online student?

Our students are diverse learners from across the world, all on the same journey.

Although their degrees may differ, online students desire to continue their education at one of the best public universities in the country, while taking the same exceptional courses delivered at our brick-and-mortar campuses.

Designed to meet both life and career goals, our 40+ online degrees and 30+ certificates are perfect, whether students are seeking new career options, a career change, or career advancement.

Learn more about our students and their journeys in these WVU Online student stories.

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Anita May

RBA with General Business Minor

"I really love doing schoolwork on MY schedule since I work full-time."

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Cassandra Muhr

Music Business and Industry M.S.

"I wanted to learn about all aspects of the music industry."

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Ashton Frame

Child Development and Family Studies B.S.

"I have thoroughly enjoyed my degree and am excited to put my knowledge into action!"

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Laverne Perry

Music Business and Industry M.S.

"I always received a timely and thoughtful response to every email and question that I had."

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Dave Benedict

Master of Science in Executive Sport Management

"If you are looking at a sport management program, WVU offers one of the best you can find online."

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Dwane Holloman

M.S. Digital Marketing Communications

"The faculty and staff are there to help with any needs or concerns."

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Alicia Seckman

Post-MSN Certificate

"WVU Online allows you to continue your present life while working on your future self."

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Dan Dipiazzo

M.S. Data Marketing Communication

"I wanted to make sure my degree was from a respected, accredited university."

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Stephanie Prescott

Master of Health Administration

"You are never left to struggle on your own."

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Jess McMullin

Integrated Marketing Communications M.S.

"The flexibility and convenience of the WVU learning environment was pivotal for me. But it's not easy!"

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Leo Hunt

Data Marketing Communications M.S.

"The faculty that lead each course are eager to answer any questions and will make the time to support you through any assignment."

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Bonnie Harris

Integrated Marketing Communications M.S.

"WVU Online provides a personal, authentic touch in terms of support for its students."

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John DeCarlo

Masters of Science in Software Engineering

"Every day I rely on the teachings and tools provided from the WVU MSSE program to lead and find ways for success."

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Hannah Booth

Digital Marketing Communications M.S.

"There are people of all ages and from all over the world in my classes!"

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Adison Nordstrom

Software Engineering M.S.S.E.

"WVU Online is a super flexible program that has allowed me to further my education while also beginning my professional career."

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Ryan Wagner

Integrated Marketing Communications M.S.

"Something I really enjoyed about the online learning environment is that I was truly in control of what I was learning."

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McKenzie Kemp

Master of Science in Population Health

"It is so manageable, especially if you are working full-time."

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Stephanie Lusk

Master of Science in Nursing

"Be courageous enough to take that first step forward and trust that you are worthy of what awaits you on the other side."

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Shipra Gupta

Master of Science in Population Health

"The faculty are always there to support and guide you."

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Marilyn Espinal

Data Marketing Communications M.S.

"WVU was the only university that offered a comprehensive program focused on every aspect of traditional and digital marketing and evaluation."

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Christopher Caserta

Integrated Marketing Communications M.S.

"I was thankful that there were no classroom obligations – to me, those would have been more ‘meetings’ on my already full schedule."

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Allyson Whorton Varlas

Literacy Education M.A.

"Assignments are given upfront, so you could work ahead of schedule. I can now graduate on time in the spring."

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Amanda Santiago

Software Engineering M.S.

"Put yourself out there and become engaged with others in the class!"

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Chris Morlock

Music Industry M.A. / Integrated Marketing Communications M.S.

"The Music Industry program gave me the flexibility to complete my coursework and march in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade with the WVU Marching Band!"

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Alexandra Ashworth

Child Development & Family Studies B.S.

"Not only did the faculty promote confidence in my learning, but they pushed me to be the best version of myself that I could be."

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Blair Shea

Business Administration: General Business B.S.

"The professors really care and are always there to help when needed."

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Jill Lenihan

Child Development and Family Studies B.S.

"I was very engaged. I still have connections with my professors, even the one from my very first class."

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Scott Branham

Business Data Analytics M.S.

"Not once did I feel alone, isolated, or like I could not ask for help. If anything, I felt even more connected."

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