Online & Continuing Education

True Learning Never Stops at NSU
Life takes us all in different directions. That’s why NSU offers you the flexibility to keep learning and growing no matter what challenges you face. Whether it’s a single course or a degree program, NSU gives you what you need most: options.

Online on your time. ​With 24/7 access to course content, you can design a study schedule that fits your work and family commitments. Still, NSU online goes beyond convenient. Consider the advantages of our program:

  • Students can choose from a wide variety of courses.
  • Online degree programs are taught by first-class faculty members who are accessible by phone, laptop or tablet.
  • Northern offers four master’s degrees, eight bachelor’s degrees and two associate degrees online. See details below!
  • Tuition is more than competitive, it’s a true bargain. Learn more
  • And online students are eligible for scholarships!


True Choices
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Getting started with online education is as easy as submitting your application.

Study abroad with Northern in unique style & fashion

​Northern offers a variety of unique opportunities for students and community members to study and learn outside the United States. These opportunities are led by experienced faculty and come with the option to enroll in credit-bearing courses.


See Upcoming Faculty-Led Travel

Contact Us

Office of Online and Continuing Education

Ronald Brownie, Director

Carly Bierman, Program Assistant

Mary Bostian, Program Assistant


Krikac Administration Building 116

1200 S. Jay St. Aberdeen, S.D. 57401

Phone: 605-626-2568

Fax: 605-626-2542