The College of Extended Studies offers a wide variety of online programs, from certificates to career building courses to personal enrichment opportunities. All online courses are taught by either industry experts or SDSU faculty members. Specific computer specifications are always spelled out in advance so that you’ll always know if you have the right equipment to take a course. Some courses even offer free demos.

State and federal laws require colleges and universities to be authorized to offer online programs in states other than their own. Below is a list of states where San Diego State University (SDSU) is authorized to offer online degree programs.

Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Hawaii, Idaho, Louisiana, Mississippi, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New York, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas, Vermont, Virginia, Wisconsin, American Samoa, and Puerto Rico

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Online Personal Enrichment Courses

Pursue a hobby, interest, or even a new job skill with noncredit course offerings that range from accounting to web design.

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Online Certificate Programs

Certificates are recognized by most employers as a significant academic accomplishment and can lead to promotions or new jobs.

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Professional Development Online

Advance your career or learn new skills with courses and programs geared specifically for professional development in hundreds of areas.

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Is Online Learning Right For You?

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