Online Programs

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Invest in yourself, in your education. There's nothing better."

- Sylvia Porter, economist and journalist


WEST offers the following degrees and certificates primarily and completely online:

  1. Degrees Available Completely Online

    • Accounting
    • Anthropology
    • Business
    • Business Administration
    • Computer Network and Security Management Option
    • Computer Science Information Technology
    • English
    • Fire Technology
    • Liberal Arts
    • Marketing
    • Real Estate

  2. Degrees Available Primarily Online

    • Administration of Justice
    • Child Development
    • Computer Applications and Office Technologies
    • Computer Web Support/Database Administration
    • Economics
    • History
    • Hospitality
    • Management - Small Business
    • Philosophy
    • Political Science
    • Spanish
    • Travel

  3. Certificates Of Achievement Available Completely Online

    • Computer Network and Information System Security
    • Computer Network Management
    • Computer Science Information Technology
    • Computer Web Support and Administration
    • Fire Technology
    • Hotel Front Desk and Back Office Operations

  4. Certificates Of Achievement Available Primarily Online

    • Business Application and Database Management
    • Child Development
    • Computer Web Support & Database Admin
    • Event and Convention Planning
    • Hospitality
    • Hotel Sales and Marketing
    • Management - Small Business

  5. Skill Certificates Available Completely Online

    • Accounting
    • Basic & Advanced Travel
    • Business
    • Child Development - Administration and Supervision of Early Childhood Programs
    • Child Development - Health, Nutrition, Safety and Food Sanitation of Early Childhood Programs
    • Computer Applications and Office Technologies
    • Computer Network Management
    • Computer Network Security
    • Computer Network and Security Management
    • Entrepreneurship
    • Fire Technology
    • Real Estate

  6. Skill Certificates Available Primarily Online

    • Child Development - Observation, Assessment, and Guidance in Early Childhood Programs
    • Director/Private Pre-School
    • Teacher/Private Pre-School

News and Events
News from around the WEST campus.

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Summer 2015 intersession dates (subject to change)
6 weeks, 6/15/15 – 7/26/15
8 weeks, 6/15/15 – 8/9/15

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Study Abroad / Have a tremendous travel experience while learning or improving in Spanish. Spend a session in picturesque Valpariso, Chile or
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WLAC Online Degree for International Students / Students abroad can now earn a U.S. degree online. Applications are now being accepted. Learn more…