Prospective students

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Thank you for considering Missouri Online. We bring the four University of Missouri System universities to your fingertips. The quality of our programs and the strength of our community are important to us, and we’d love to tell you more.

Find your program

Learn what to expect and how you can benefit from an online degree or certificate from a UM System university. 

Explore our programs

Imagine your experience

When you study with a UM System university, you can expect flexibility and independence, plus support at every step — from setting up your technology to getting advice from our team. Courses are offered in synchronous and asynchronous formats to fit into your schedule. Feel confident knowing your options once you're a current student.

What makes our online experience special

Why they chose a UM System university

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This program was so wonderful and flexible and yet top-notch at the same time.
Master’s in journalism, interactive media ’18

Transfer with confidence

We will help you transfer with confidence to an online program from a UM System university. Each university has formal articulation agreements with colleges and universities around the state and beyond, and we will help you understand what credits will transfer.

Learn more about transferring

Proud to serve you

We proudly serve veterans, active-duty service members, National Guard, reservists and their families. Each UM System university offers unique benefits for veterans and military students. Our online programs are designed to help you meet your educational goals in your busy, mobile lifestyle.

Find information about military benefits

Apply today

Your application process will depend on where you are and your goals.