Online Education

You can choose from dozens of online degree, certificate, and licensure programs and hundreds of courses. Wright State offers a practical but enjoyable alternative to the on-campus experience.

Best in class

Wright State can help achieve your goals on your time. U.S. News & World Report named many Wright State online programs among the best in the nation for 2019.


Massive alumni network

When you complete your degree, you become part of a network of more than 110,000 graduates who live in all 50 states and more than 85 countries.


Nationally Recognized Faculty

You will learn from faculty recognized nationally and internationally for their research, academic achievement, and teaching excellence.


Top Quality support

You will have access to the same academic support staff and career counseling as Wright State’s on-campus students. Technical problems? We have a help desk ready to address those issues.


Earn more over a lifetime

The average graduate with a bachelor’s degree from an accredited four-year university will earn approximately $1 million more during his or her lifetime than an individual with only a high school diploma.

Contribute more to your community

Each graduate who has a bachelor’s degree will, during the course of his or her lifetime, contribute about $278,000 more to their local economies than their peers who have only high school degrees, and almost $200,000 more than those who have associate degrees.

Get a head start with College Credit Plus

College Credit Plus is an innovative program that allows college-ready students to earn college credit while still in high school. Many College Credit Plus students enroll in online learning courses. Nearly 65,000 Ohio students have taken advantage of this program, resulting in tuition savings of more than $262 million.

Plan for your future

By 2025, two-thirds of Ohio jobs will require a postsecondary certificate or degree. If you have a college degree, you’re one-third less likely to be unemployed.

Low tuition and scholarships

We can help you with financial aid

We offer a variety of financial aid packages to reduce your out-of-pocket costs. On average, nearly 70 percent of all Wright State students are awarded some form of financial aid each year.

Plenty of Scholarship Opportunities

We have numerous scholarship opportunities, with awards ranging from $500 to $20,000. Last year alone, we offered more than $27 million in student scholarships.

One of the lowest state tuitions

Wright State’s quality education is also affordable. Our tuition is among the lowest in Ohio for four-year universities.

Student Experience

Work from home

Your course content may be delivered by online lectures, videos, discussion boards, web conferencing, and more.

Real-time communication

You can interact with your professors and submit assignments through Pilot, our learning management system.

Make lifetime connections

Many of your professors will have professional contacts that may prove important to your future. In any case, they will be among their field’s leaders in scholarship and research.