Take the general education courses you need to complete your degree at WGU - Nevada with fast, affordable and transferable online college courses from StraighterLine.
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"[WGU is] the best relative cheap university you've ever heard of." - Time Magazine
A new kind of university for Nevada: An online university designed to prepare Nevadans for 21st century careers
WGU Nevada is an online, competency-based university designed to expand access to higher education for Nevada residents. Established by the state of Nevada in partnership with Western Governors University, WGU Nevada is designed to serve the needs of Nevada citizens. WGU Nevada offers more than 60 accredited bachelor’s and master’s degrees in high-demand career fields.
The principal goal of WGU Nevada is to open doors to higher education for adult learners through:
Access to quality education. An online, Nevada-based university, WGU Nevada grants access to nationally recognized degree programs to all Nevadans who can complete a challenging online program.
Career-focused bachelor's and master's degrees. . WGU Nevada offers rigorous degree programs in Business, Information Technology, K-12 Teacher Education, and Health Professions (including Nursing) that are relevant to the needs of Nevada employers.
Affordable tuition. . A nonprofit university, WGU Nevada’s tuition is among the lowest in the state, comparing very favorably to Nevada’s public colleges and universities.
Flexible online degree program. . At WGU Nevada, you will leverage the power of online learning to make your program as flexible as possible. You'll be able to balance work and family obligations while you complete your studies.
If you’ve been on the lookout for a way to save on your college degree, then the StraighterLine and WGU Nevada partnership might be your answer. By taking easily transferable online college courses from StraighterLine, you can continue on towards a degree from WGU Nevada while saving on the college degree you’re seeking!
Visit Nevada.wgu.edu/ to learn more and apply.
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