University of Wyoming: Distance Learning Programs

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Laramie, Wyoming
Outreach School

University of Wyoming was founded in 1886. It is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. In fall 2004, there were 3,761 students enrolled in distance learning courses. Institutionally administered financial aid is available to distance learners.

Services Distance learners have accessibility to academic advising, bookstore, campus computer network, career placement assistance, e-mail services, library services, tutoring.

Contact Ms. Judith E. Atencio, Program Manager, Outreach Credit Programs, University of Wyoming, Department 3274, 1000 East University Avenue, Laramie, WY 82071. Telephone: 800-448-7801. Fax: 307-766-4048. E-mail: [email protected]


BA Criminal Justice; Social Sciences

BS Business Administration; Family and Consumer Sciences (Family and Community Services option); Family and Consumer Sciences (Professional Child Development option); Psychology; Social Sciences

BSN Nursing–RN to BSN

Certificate Family and Consumer Sciences (Early Childhood Program Director's Certificate); Land Surveying; Real Estate

Endorsement Early Childhood (Birth to Five); Literacy (Wyoming Reading Endorsement)

MA Education–Adult and Post-Secondary Education; Education–Special Education; Education–Teaching and Learning

MBA Business Administration

MPA Public Administration

MS Education–Instructional Technology; Kinesiology and Health; Nursing–Nurse Educator option; Speech-Language Pathology

MSW Social Work


Undergraduate— agriculture; American literature (United States and Canadian); astronomy and astrophysics; biological and biomedical sciences related; botany/plant biology; business/commerce; chemistry; communication and media; criminal justice and corrections; education; English composition; English literature (British and Commonwealth); ethnic, cultural minority, and gender studies; family and consumer economics; foods, nutrition, and related services; geography and cartography; history; liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities; mathematics; music; nursing; physics; real estate; social psychology; statistics.

Graduate— business administration, management and operations; education; educational/instructional media design; health professions related; nursing; public administration; social work.

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