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Degree and Certificate Programs

100% Online & Hybrid Programs

Whether you are completing your degree, or furthering your education, Western Carolina University’s Distance Learning Programs are sure to meet your needs!

Our distance and online programs are designed to fit into your schedule and your life and are consistently ranked as some of the best and most affordable programs in the nation. Find your path below...

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Professional Licensure Disclosure Statement:

Programs at WCU that prepare students for professional licensure are designed to prepare a student to sit for applicable licensure in North Carolina. In order to comply with U.S. Department of Education regulations regarding distance education and professional licensure WCU is required to make the following disclosure with respect to professional licensure outside the state of North Carolina. WCU cannot confirm whether a particular program meets requirements for professional licensure outside of the State of North Carolina. Please contact applicable licensure board(s) in any state you may want to pursue licensure prior to beginning the academic program in order to determine whether the program meets licensure requirements. It is the student’s responsibility to confirm program eligibility for licensure in any state outside North Carolina.

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