Online and Distance Programs

Online and Off-campus Programs that work with your life

Our extended learning programs offer a flexible way to continue your education from where you live. Whether you are looking to pick up a couple of courses or earn a degree, we offer progams that are all online, at one of our off-campus locations, or a combination of online and summer sessions.

Out-of-State Students Interested in an Online Degree

State laws require colleges and universities to be authorized to offer online degree programs in states other than their own.  This webpage lists the states where Mayville State University is authorized to offer online degree programs and the status of pending authorization requests.  Please pay careful attention to the programs available in your state.

Online Programs

Earn your bachelor's degree from Mayville State University online! Mayville State offers a number of online courses, credentials, endorsements and academic programs. You can remain near home, work and family while earning a four-year degree that opens doors to exciting career opportunities.

You can take online courses on a full- or part-time basis, as your schedule allows. Mayville State instructors are experienced educators committed to personal attention and student learning. Mayville State University is a fully-accredited public university with 125 years of history in preparing teachers and other professionals.

Online Degrees

 

Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT)

B.A.S. in Business Administration

A.A. in Business Management

B.A. in Early Childhood

A.A. in Early Childhood

B.S.Ed. In Mathematics Education

B.S. in Mathematics

B.S. in Nursing

B.S.Ed. in Special Education

B.U.S. in University Studies

Library or Title 1/Reading Credential

Kindergarten/Middle School

Anatomy and Physiology classes

Physics Classes

General Education Classes Available Online

Off-Campus Locations

Bottineau

Dakota College at Bottineau

Mayville State University, Mayville, N.D., offers several educational opportunities for students who wish to remain in the Bottineau area while earning a bachelor's degree. A memorandum of understanding recently developed between Mayville State University and Dakota College at Bottineau paves the way for students to complete their initial course work, which varies, depending on the program, through Dakota College, then apply for admission to Mayville State University. These students may complete the requirements for the bachelor's degree from Mayville State while remaining close to home, work, and family in the Bottineau area.

Mayville State's Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Bachelor of Applied Science in Business Administration, Bachelor of Science in Education in Elementary Education, Bachelor of Arts in Early Childhood, Bachelor of Science in Education in Early Childhood Education, and Essential Studies degree programs are included in the memorandum of understanding. Mayville State offers flexibility in the manner in which the courses are offered, which includes online and via interactive video.

Those who hold an Associate of Science, Associate of Arts, or Associate of Applied Science degree may already have met the requirements needed to enroll in the Bachelor of Applied Science program in Business Administration.

For more information, contact Samantha Eastman, Distance Program Coordinator, at 701-662-1587 or go to www.mayvillestate.edu/online.

Elementary Education Admissions Checklist

B.S.Ed. in Elementary Education

B.S. in Business Administration

B.A.S. in Business Administration

Devils Lake / Fort Totten

Lake Region State College and Cankdeska Cikana Community College (CCCC)

B.S. in Business Administration

Earn your Bachelor of Science in Business Administration degree from Mayville State University on the campus of Lake Region State College in Devils Lake, North Dakota. A minor in Accounting is also available.  You can remain near home, work, and family while earning a four-year degree that will open doors to exciting career opportunities.  Classes are available via interactive video (IVN) and online.  A full-time advisor is available in Devils Lake to help you with any questions you may have with this distance program, as well as available online programs.  She holds office hours weekly on the Cankdeska Cikana Community College (CCCC) campus in Fort Totten, North Dakota.

B.S.Ed. in Elementary Education

Earn your Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education from Mayville State University on the campus of Lake Region State College in Devils Lake, ND. This unique program provides working adults the opportunity to complete an elementary teaching degree through a combination of evening classes and online coursework.  A full-time advisor is available in Devils Lake to help you with any questions you may have. She holds office hours weekly on the CCCC campus in Fort Totten, North Dakota.

Williston

Williston State College

With an office and distance student academic advisor in Williston, Mayville State University offers a unique opportunity to complete your bachelor's degree in the Bakken region without having to relocate.  Distance programs for Bakken area students are offered through a variety of methods including online learning, interactive video streaming, and hybrid class-to-home delivery.

MaSU provides numerous distance education degrees including Business Administration, Elementary Education, Early Childhood Education, Special Education, Mathematics and Mathematics Education, and University Studies.

For further information, contact Alissa Renner, Mayville State University distance advisor in Williston at 701-774-6234.

Earn your Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education from Mayville State University on the campus of Williston State College in Williston, ND. This unique program provides working adults the opportunity to complete an elementary teaching degree through a combination of evening interactive video (IVN) classes and online coursework.  A student advisor is available in Williston to help you with any questions you may have with this distance program, as well as available online programs.

Earn your Bachelor of Applied Science in Business Administration degree or your Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Mayville State University online, with the option of taking classes on the campus of Williston State College. A minor in Accounting is available.  You can remain near home, work, and family while earning a four-year degree that will open doors to exciting career opportunities.  Classes are available via interactive video (IVN) and online.  A student advisor is available in Williston to help you with any questions you may have with this program.

Wahpeton 

North Dakota State College of Science

Take classes towards the Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education from Mayville State University on the campus of the North Dakota State College of Science in Wahpeton, ND. This unique program provides working adults the opportunity to complete an elementary teaching degree through a combination of evening interactive video (IVN) classes and online coursework.

Evening Programs for Adult Learners on the Mayville State University Campus

BS Ed in Elementary Education

Earn your Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education through a combination of online coursework and evening interactive video network (IVN) classes offered on the campus of Mayville State University.  IVN courses are generally one to two evenings per week for a three-hour class.   A new cohort course rotation begins each Fall Semester.  This degree is designed to be flexible for students who are working and want to continue their education.  Courses are offered in the summer which makes this a good option for school paraprofessionals.  In addition, students may attend part-time with the understanding that courses are offered on a yearly basis. 

This is a unique option for students in eastern North Dakota and western Minnesota who live within 75 miles of the Mayville State campus.  You can remain near home, work, and family while earning a bachelor’s degree which will open doors to exciting career opportunities. 

 Online minors are available as well.  These include:
                Library Media & Information Science
                Early Childhood Education
                Science for the Elementary Teacher
                Business Administration
                Special Needs Generalist

Please note:
*Cohort course rotation is subject to change.
*Prerequisites and co-requisite course schedules must be followed.
*Some cohort courses are contingent upon admission to Teacher Education.
*Distance students are required to make daytime hours available to complete in-school field experiences. (All student field placements are arranged by Mayville State University.)
*Students must meet Mayville State University graduation requirements.

Please contact Teri Wright, Online Program Coordinator & Advisor, at 701-788-5251 or teri.wright@mayvillestate.edu for further information or an unofficial transcript review of previous college credits.

  

Online / Summer Program

Earn a B.S.ED. in Early Chilldhood Education degree by taking a combination of online classes during the academic year and a 6-week summer session on the Mayville State University campus.