Online Degrees and Certificate Programs

Quality. Convenient. Affordable. Get Your Michigan Degree Online.

At the University of Michigan-Flint, we are committed to offering quality, affordable, and convenient online programs that can help you reach your academic and career aspirations. You can choose from more than 35 online and mixed-mode programs including undergraduate and graduate degrees and certificates across a wide range of in-demand fields. Whether you want to start or finish a degree, learn new skills, or advance your career, we have what you need At the Speed of Students™.

UM-Flint’s online programs extend the same advantages and experiences as those on-campus—expert faculty, quality courses, affordability, and a full complement of student support services. With this reliable and flexible online learning format, students can earn a degree or certificate around their busy schedule while balancing their work and family commitments.

Reduced Tuition. Affordable Excellence.

For the first time ever, tuition for out-of-state students who are enrolled in an eligible, fully online program at UM-Flint is now just 10% more than regular in-state tuition. This offer reduces out-of-state tuition closer to our current in-state student rate, allowing you to get an affordable Michigan degree regardless of where you live. Review the program eligibility details.

The new tuition rate applies to anyone in the following majors (and 1 concentration):

  • Applied Science (BAS)
  • Accounting (BBA)
  • Early Childhood Studies (BS)
  • Entrepreneurship & Innovation Management (BBA)
  • Finance (BBA)
  • General Business (BBA)
  • Health Care Administration (BS)
  • History (BA)
  • International Business (BBA)
  • Marketing (BBA)
  • Organizational Behavior & Human Resource Management (BBA)
  • Philosophy (BA)
  • Pre-Business (Concentration)
  • Pre-Health Care Administration
  • Psychology (BS)
  • Respiratory Therapy (BSRT)
  • Social Work (BSW)

Online Bachelor’s Degrees

With 14 online bachelor’s degree program options, the University of Michigan-Flint offers quality undergraduate education in a wide range of subjects from business to arts and sciences. Students can receive comprehensive preparation for entering a career in their desired fields with a solid knowledge base.

Bachelor’s Degree Online Completion Programs

UM-Flint’s bachelor’s degree completion programs provide a flexible way for adult learners to finish their undergraduate education and stay competitive in the job market. Students are able to apply their previously earned college credits towards the degree completion program to expedite their graduation.

Online Master’s Degrees

Building on undergraduate knowledge, UM-Flint’s online master’s degree programs help students advance their expertise for career development or seek career change in a new profession.

Specialist Programs

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Online Doctoral Degrees

The University of Michigan-Flint is proud to offer two quality online doctoral programs to ambitious students who want to obtain the highest academic credentials. The online learning format enables working professionals to maintain their full-time employment while pursuing academic success.

Online Certificate Programs

Earning a certificate online is an affordable way to acquire in-demand skills that employers are looking for. UM-Flint offers undergraduate and graduate-level certificates in a wide range of subjects for you to enhance your career skills in a concentrated time frame.

Undergraduate Certificate

Graduate Certificate

Mixed-Mode Programs

UM-Flint also offers the following programs in mixed mode which allows students to visit campus once per month or every six weeks depending on the program.

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Accelerated Online Degree Completion (AODC)

For students with 25+ college credits, the AODC program provides the excellence of a UM-Flint bachelor’s degree in a flexible online format.


Online Bachelor’s Degrees

More than 15 bachelor’s degree programs can be completed totally online with UM-Flint, from your first class to graduation.


Online Graduate Programs

Continue your studies with master’s and doctoral programs that fit the schedules of busy working professionals.


Online Degrees Career Impact

UM-Flint’s online programs deliver the same rigorous level of education as on-campus programs. Students will be awarded diplomas from the world-known University of Michigan brand that is recognized by employers.

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, earning a higher degree can lead to a higher earning potential. People with a bachelor’s degree earn 67% per week more than those who only hold a higher school diploma, and master’s degree holders make 20% more than bachelor’s degree holders. Therefore, if you are looking for career advancement, a salary increase, and a flexible learning format that can accommodate your personal schedule, getting a degree online is an ideal option.

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Extensive Campus Resources for Online Students

Dedicated Help Desk Support

Learning remotely doesn’t mean that you are alone. To ensure our online students can enjoy their courses to the fullest, UM-Flint’s Office of Online and Digital Education offers a 7-day-a-week help desk dedicated to online learners. Whether you are learning on a weekday or a weekend, our team works diligently to provide you with a top-notch online learning experience.

Academic Advising

UM-Flint also offers extensive academic advising services to online students. Committed to student success, our professional academic advisors make every effort to help you achieve your academic goals. From developing your plan of study to arranging online courses, our academic advisors support you in every step of your educational journey.

Financial Aid for Online Students

Online students who are enrolled in a degree program at UM-Flint are eligible for financial aid. UM-Flint offers different types of aid including grants, loans, and scholarships to help you pay for your Michigan degree. Learn more about your financial aid options.

Apply to UM-Flint’s Online Programs

Take the next step in your education and achieve your life goals with an accredited online degree or certificate from the University of Michigan-Flint! Start your application today, or request information to learn more about our online programs.

Go Blue Guarantee

Free Tuition with the Go Blue Guarantee!

UM-Flint students are automatically considered, upon admission, for the Go Blue Guarantee, a historic program offering free tuition for high-achieving, in-state undergraduates from lower-income households. Learn more about the Go Blue Guarantee to see if you qualify and how affordable a Michigan degree can be.