An education that takes you from dreaming to doing

An education that takes you from dreaming to doing

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60+ degree programs at an accredited online university

60+ degree programs at an accredited online university

Whether you dream of working in the corner office or engaging the next generation of trailblazers, you’ll find an online degree program at Ashford University that fits your goals.
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Invest in your future

Invest in your future

Your education is an investment. As an accredited online university, we strive to make classes affordable. Take advantage of available resources such as financial aid, scholarships, and payment plans.
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Begin your program as soon as you're accepted! Our online college classes are offered in continuous 5- or 6-week terms, not in restrictive semesters. Your future awaits!
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Education That Fits Your Life

You can study on your lunch break, during your commute, or after your kids fall asleep. With 24/7 access to our accredited online college, it’s easier than ever to earn a degree and balance the demands of work and family.
The Ashford week begins on Tuesday

The Ashford week begins on Tuesday

  • Access the online classroom and review the week’s assignments.
  • Read your professor’s notes on the week’s topic instead of attending a lecture.
  • Plan out your work for the week to fit within the demands of your schedule.
Start the classroom conversation

Start the classroom conversation

  • Post your first discussion topic and ask classmates to chime in
  • Read their responses from your phone or tablet while you’re on the go
  • Respond and look for feedback from your instructor
Put your critical thinking skills to work

Put your critical thinking skills to work

  • Finish your reading and post your second discussion topic
  • Use the Ashford Library to gather sources for your research paper
  • Prepare your thesis using tips from the Ashford Writing Center
Tap into your support system

Tap into your support system

  • Email your instructor with questions using the Ashford Mobile App
  • Reach out to your advisor and chat about your progress toward graduation
  • Connect with students across the globe on Ashford’s Facebook page
Roll up your sleeves and dig in

Roll up your sleeves and dig in

  • Finish responding to classmates in the discussion forum
  • Get started on your paper using Ashford Library sources and the Writing Reviser tool
  • Double check your formatting with APA style resources in the Writing Center
You’re in the home stretch

You’re in the home stretch

  • Proofread your paper using the Revision Checklist in the Ashford Writing Center
  • Submit your paper for grading
  • Respond to emails in your free Microsoft Office 365 account
Think ahead. Make a plan

Think ahead. Make a plan

  • Look ahead to this week’s writing and reading assignments
  • Check your academic progress on the Ashford Mobile app
  • Reach out to Career Services for tips on resume writing and your job search

Discover the Ashford University Difference

Learn from experts in your field and earn a degree that sets you up for success without interrupting your life.