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Youngstown State University is a student-centered institution committed to the education, development, well-being and success of students of all ages and from all walks of life. Our mission is to give you the tools necessary to reach higher and accomplish more. Take a look at our online programs and get ready to succeed.

Find the online program that’s right for you

Whether your educational goal is to improve your career opportunities, enhance your professional knowledge base or simply to achieve your dream of a degree, we bring our respected classroom to you. Our 100 percent online degree programs are high quality, affordable and provide a well-rounded education with an emphasis on real-world applications. Discover which online program is right for you and prepare to open the door to new career opportunities.

Convenient Multiple Starts

Our online format with multiple start dates means you don’t need to wait until the next semester to begin. You can get started on your program early—and finish faster!

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Accreditations

In addition to the University’s regional accreditation, many YSU academic departments and schools
are nationally accredited. Learn More »

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The Beeghly College of Education's educator preparation programs are accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP).

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The Bachelor of Science in Nursing and Master of Science in Nursing programs at Youngstown State University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), 655 K Street, NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20001, 202-887-6791, ccneaccreditation.org.

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The Bachelor of Science in Nursing program at Youngstown State University is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN), 3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850, Atlanta, GA 30326, 404-975-5000, acenursing.org. The programs are also approved by the Ohio Board of Nursing (OBN).

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The Williamson College of Business Administration is accredited by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International).

CAEP Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation Logo

The Beeghly College of Education's educator preparation programs are accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

The Bachelor of Science in Nursing and Master of Science in Nursing programs at Youngstown State University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), 655 K Street, NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20001, 202-887-6791, ccneaccreditation.org.

The Bachelor of Science in Nursing program at Youngstown State University is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN), 3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850, Atlanta, GA 30326, 404-975-5000, acenursing.org. The programs are also approved by the Ohio Board of Nursing (OBN).

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The Williamson College of Business Administration at Youngstown State University is accredited by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International).

*For more information on the accreditation of online nursing programs at YSU:

CCNE: 655 K Street, NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20001; 202-887-6791; ccneaccreditation.org

ACEN: 3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850, Atlanta, GA 30326; 404-975-5000; acenursing.org

Accolades

Best for Vets College

Named a "Best for Vets" college by Military Times (2019)

Best Online Colleges in Ohio

Recognized as one of the "Best Online Colleges in Ohio" by Affordable Colleges Online (2018)

Best Regional Universities

Ranked among the "Best Regional Universities Midwest" by U.S. News & World Report (2019)

BEST FOR VETS COLLEGE

Named a "Best for Vets" college by Military Times (2019)

BEST ONLINE COLLEGES IN OHIO

Recognized as one of the "Best Online Colleges in Ohio" by Affordable Colleges Online (2018)

BEST REGIONAL UNIVERSITIES

Ranked among the "Best Regional Universities Midwest" by U.S. News & World Report (2019)

YSU Online Experience

Discover an interactive online learning environment that equips you to reach your highest potential. Our goal is to help you develop the values, habits and skills that promote career preparation, responsible citizenship, and lifelong learning. More about the Online Experience »

100% Online Coursework

With 24/7 accessibility from your desktop, laptop or mobile device, online learning is the easiest and most convenient way to balance work, school and family life.

Affordable Tuition

We take pride in offering the best selection of competitively priced online degree programs with pay-by-the-course options.

Student-Centered Environment

From our expert faculty to our student support services, every aspect of online education at YSU is focused on you!

Highly Qualified Faculty

Our online students benefit from one-on-one attention from faculty with a broad range of experience in their fields.

100% Online Coursework

With 24/7 accessibility from your desktop, laptop or mobile device, online learning is the easiest and most convenient way to balance work, school and family life.

Affordable Tuition

We take pride in offering the best selection of competitively priced online degree programs with pay-by-the-course options.

Student-Centered Environment

From our expert faculty to our student support services, every aspect of online education at YSU is focused on you!

Highly Qualified Faculty

Our online students benefit from one-on-one attention from faculty with a broad range of experience in their fields.

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