How It Works

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Complete Online Courses

Take courses on your schedule and at your pace. Students finish in 1 month on average.

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Earn College Credit

All of our 70+ transferable online courses have been recommended for credit by the American Council of Education (ACE).

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Transfer with Ease

3,000+ schools have accepted StraighterLine credit, and we partner directly with 150+ accredited colleges and universities.

Calculate How Much You Could Save

Save thousands with StraighterLine compared to traditional college tuition.



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How are you SAVING so much

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Study Smarter

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StraighterLine courses are self-paced and you can start immediately.
We do not set due dates for coursework. Move as quickly as you wish, and take as much time as you need.

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Transfer Credits to Your College

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Once you’ve passed a StraighterLine course, you can request and submit a transcript to the college of your choice.

3,000+ schools have accepted StraighterLine credit.

Consider One of Our Partner Institutions

StraighterLine has partnered directly with 150+ accredited colleges and universities. These institutions are familiar with StraighterLine’s courses, which can make your transfer process easier.

StraighterLine Membership Benefits

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Our ACE accredited courses include FREE eTexbooks, which are always available, so you can access them on your schedule.

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Your StraighterLine membership includes 10 hours of on-demand tutoring at no additional cost, which is available 24/7.

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Get the student support you need from our dedicated team of Student Advisors, who are available to chat 7 days a week.

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With StraighterLine you receive quick grading turnaround times with all assignments graded within 2- to 3-days, on average.

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Because our courses are self-paced, we have the flexibility to offer you multiple chances to complete assignments and earn college credit.

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To ensure academic integrity and quality, we conduct proctored exams. You pick the time, day, and location.

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Our team is happy to help. Chat with an enrollment counselor today.
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Where Do I Start?

Our bundles are designed to get you where you need to go, faster.
First Semester Bundle

Jump-start your college journey with a fully asynchronous, online learning experience. Earn 12 college credits recommended by the American Council of Education and transferable to our network of partner institutions.

English Composition I

College Algebra

Introduction to Psychology

Introduction to Sociology

Introduction to Sociology


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It was time for my next big thing.

Straighterline made it very easy and convenient to take all the prerequisites I needed to take to advance my career in Science. I liked how flexible it was. I would highly recommend it to anyone.

Things I love about StraighterLine

Time for me

I was able to fit classes into my free time and spend 10 hours a week when I was available.

Variety of courses

I took five courses with StraighterLine and saved thousands of dollars on my degree.

Get Started On Your Degree with StraighterLine Today

StraighterLine has over 70 courses that are affordable, self-paced, and entirely online. Save time and money on your degree. Explore our courses and get started today.

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