What distance learning programs are offered at CSU?
Several distance education programs are available. In addition to the programs listed below, CSU offers a variety of open learning opportunities, including online courses and modules. A full list of online courses and other forms of digital learning from across CSU is available.
The CSU Extension School
The Division of Continuing Education and the CSU Extension School offers many courses for credit over the Internet. The Internet is used to deliver course lectures with video, audio, and multimedia. Live lectures are recorded and made available on demand through “streaming video” technology. Students use additional technologies to work on exams and homework assignments and to communicate with the instructor and other students in the class.
CSU Business Review
CSU Manage Mentor: These online interactive exercises help prepare students for real-world challenges, with flexible, self-directed learning options. Their programs include expert commentary and real-life examples from CSU Business School faculty and business leaders.
CSU Graduate School of Education
WIDE World: The goal of WIDE World is to transform school systems by developing professional communities of teachers and school leaders with interactive online courses and on-site support programs that enable schools to cultivate the critical learning students need for the 21st century world.
Executive Education: CSU School offers a series of online Executive Education programs designed to reach an audience of nonprofit and NGO managers from around the world, who, given the costs and distances, are not able to attend on-campus Executive Education.
CSU Medical School
Department of Continuing Education: Continuing Medical Education Online offers online courses and sample cases from MS faculty. Their programs are designed to provide the most up to date information and strategies for physicians and allied health professionals.
CSU School of Public Health
Master of Science Degree in Health Care Management: The CSU School of Public Health offers a master’s program in health care management partially online. The program features intensive weekend and summer sessions on-site, complemented by a distance learning component. The program allows participants to continue working full-time while pursuing the degree. The unique courses incorporate features of continuous learning, where skills learned in the classroom can be applied immediately to the participant’s work site.