Western Governors University

  • Locations: Salt Lake City (UT)
  • School Type: Private, Non-Profit
  • Accreditation: NWCCU DEAC
  • Graduation Rate: 21%
  • Online Programs: 95
  • Undergraduate Tuition: $7,790
  • Graduate Tuition: $7,790
72% of 718 students said they would recommend this school to others.
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What Students Say

Honest review: started in the BAELED program finished with a degree in BAES (non licensure skipped PCE/DT). Enrolled 2/1/22 graduated 9/2/22. I'm overall satisfied with the program. I completed my associates but all of my credits did not transfer. This... Read More

Sharon A Clark, Class of 2022

This school is completely different than some other online schools in that all your tests are proctored. They can see your computer screen and your desk. That means that to pass any class it is all your own knowledge. I definitely feel like the other... Read More

Ashley Flowers, Class of 2018

I attended a brick and mortar school and graduated which was a great experience! Although I wish I had attended WGU first, the affordability is unmatched. I really hope universities follow in WGUs footsteps and create a well designed and affordable education... Read More

Jeffery, Class of 2022

Online Degrees at Western Governors University

Bachelor's Degrees

  • Accelerated B.S./M.S. Information Technology Management
  • B.A. Educational Studies
  • B.A. Educational Studies - Emphasis in Elementary and Special Education
  • B.A. Educational Studies - Emphasis in Elementary Education
  • B.A. Educational Studies - Emphasis in Math Education - Middle Grades
  • B.A. Educational Studies - Emphasis in Math Education - Secondary
  • B.A. Educational Studies - Emphasis in Science Education - Middle Grades
  • B.A. Educational Studies - Emphasis in Science Education - Secondary Biology
  • B.A. Educational Studies - Emphasis in Science Education - Secondary Chemistry
  • B.A. Educational Studies - Emphasis in Science Education - Secondary Earth Science
  • B.A. Educational Studies - Emphasis in Science Education - Secondary Physics
  • B.A. Educational Studies - Emphasis in Special Education - Mild to Moderate
  • B.A. Elementary Ed
  • B.A. in Special Education (Mild to Moderate)
  • B.A. in Special Education and Elementary Education (Dual Licensure)
  • B.A. Special Education (K-12)
  • B.S. Business Administration Accounting
  • B.S. Business Administration Healthcare Management
  • B.S. Business Administration HR Management
  • B.S. Business Administration IT Management
  • B.S. Business Administration Management
  • B.S. Business Administration Marketing
  • B.S. Cloud Computing
  • B.S. Cloud Computing - AWS Track
  • B.S. Cloud Computing - Azure Track
  • B.S. Cloud Computing - Multi-Cloud Track
  • B.S. Computer Science
  • B.S. Cybersecurity and Information Assurance
  • B.S. Data Management and Analytics
  • B.S. Health Information Management
  • B.S. Health Services Coordination
  • B.S. Information Technology
  • B.S. Mathematics Education (Middle Grades)
  • B.S. Mathematics Education (Secondary)
  • B.S. Network Operations and Security
  • B.S. Nursing (RN to BSN)
  • B.S. Science Education (Middle Grades)
  • B.S. Science Education (Secondary Biological Science)
  • B.S. Science Education (Secondary Chemistry)
  • B.S. Science Education (Secondary Earth Science)
  • B.S. Science Education (Secondary Physics)
  • B.S. Software Development
  • B.S. Software Development - C#

Master's Degrees

  • Accelerated B.S./M.S. Information Technology Management
  • M.A. English Language Learning (PK-12)
  • M.A. Mathematics Education (K-6)
  • M.A. Mathematics Education (Middle Grades)
  • M.A. Mathematics Education (Secondary)
  • M.A. Science Education (Middle Grades)
  • M.A. Science Education (Secondary Biological Science)
  • M.A. Science Education (Secondary Chemistry)
  • M.A. Science Education (Secondary Earth Science)
  • M.A. Science Education (Secondary Physics)
  • M.A. Teaching - Elementary Education
  • M.A. Teaching - English Education (Secondary)
  • M.A. Teaching - Mathematics Education (Middle Grades)
  • M.A. Teaching - Mathematics Education (Secondary)
  • M.A. Teaching - Science Education (Secondary)
  • M.A. Teaching - Special Education (K-12)
  • M.B.A.
  • M.B.A. Healthcare Management
  • M.B.A. Information Technology Management
  • M.Ed. Instructional Design
  • M.Ed. Learning and Technology
  • M.S. Accounting
  • M.S. Curriculum and Instruction
  • M.S. Cybersecurity and Information Assurance
  • M.S. Data Analytics
  • M.S. Educational Leadership
  • M.S. in Information Technology Management
  • M.S. in Nursing - Education (RN to MSN option)
  • M.S. in Nursing - Leadership (RN to MSN option)
  • M.S. Learning Experience Design and Educational Technology
  • M.S. Learning Experience Design and Educational Technology - Adult Learning Designer Pathway
  • M.S. Learning Experience Design and Educational Technology - K-12 Learning Designer Pathway
  • M.S. Management & Leadership
  • M.S. Nursing - Education (BSN to MSN)
  • M.S. Nursing - Education (for RNs with BSNs)
  • M.S. Nursing - Education (RN to MSN)
  • M.S. Nursing - Family Nurse Practitioner (BSN to MSN)
  • M.S. Nursing - Leadership and Management (BSN to MSN)
  • M.S. Nursing - Leadership and Management (RN to MSN)
  • M.S. Nursing - Nursing Informatics
  • M.S. Nursing - Nursing Informatics (BSN to MSN)
  • M.S. Nursing - Nursing Informatics (for RNs with BSNs)
  • M.S. Nursing - Nursing Informatics (RN to MSN option)
  • M.S. Nursing - Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (BSN to MSN)
  • M.S. Special Education (K-12)
  • Master of Arts in Teaching, Special Education
  • Master of Health Leadership

Certificates

  • Certificate in Value-Based Care
  • Endorsement Prep. Program in Educational Leadership
  • Endorsement Prep. Program in ELL (PK-12)
  • Post-Master's Certificate in Nursing Education
  • Post-Master's Certificate in Nursing Leadership and Management