Programs & Courses

If you think studying online with Athabasca University might be right for you, we encourage you to explore our wide variety of distance learning programs and courses. Try out a single course, or jump into a full program – the choice is yours.

Online Programs

A full-time job and life responsibilities don’t leave much time for studying – we get it. That’s why our online programs are designed to let you fit university education into your life. How AU programs work.

Online Courses

With 850 courses in a variety of subject areas, we’re sure to have something that meets your needs – and our online courses will always fit your schedule. How AU courses work.

Online Professional Development

Continue your education with short, stackable courses and professional certificates or build organizational capabilities with customizable corporate learning opportunities.

Which program or course is right for me?

Not sure where to begin? We can help. Our counsellors will work with you to clarify your career and educational goals, and help you select an AU program. Academic advisors provide assistance with course selection and program planning to help you meet those goals.

If you’re new to online learning, you may also want to read about what to expect at AU.

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