Online Bachelor’s Degree Completion
Same degree, same university. All online.
Finish your bachelor’s degree online and earn a Hamline University degree on your schedule from anywhere. Get the knowledge and skills to transform your life and propel you on a successful career path.
You'll succeed with our individualized advising
At Hamline, you’re not another number. We work with you to ensure your success. Your dedicated staff and faculty are invested in you and offer the guidance and flexibility to help you realize your goals.
From your first contact with us to when you graduate, we’ll guide you through every step of your education at Hamline.
Your degree: never easier
Students who take two courses at a time finish their bachelor's degrees in approximately 18 months.
Meet your deadlines on your own terms, with flexible online classes you can schedule to fit your life.
You get individualized instruction with our small class sizes — an average of 11 students per class.
Online bachelor’s degrees and majors
Bachelor of Business Administration
Develop a powerful understanding of business disciplines to help you manage and lead in your career.
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
Explore the roots of human behavior and gain an understanding of psychological theories with real-world career applications.
Bachelor of Arts in Education
Get your elementary education, K-12 ESL, or special education (ABS, ASD) teaching license.
You get the same bachelor’s degree as our on-campus students at an affordable price.
Not only do you pay a reduced tuition rate, but you’ll also only pay for what you use. No hidden fees for things you won’t use as an online student.
Finishing your college degree at Minnesota’s first university is one of the best investments you can make.
90% of our students receive financial aid. We make sure you have the resources to pay for your education and any other expenses while you're in our program. Explore all the ways Hamline helps.
I chose the online degree completion program because it offered a tailored experience where I could work and earn my degree. From application to completion, there was always someone to answer my questions; I really appreciated the involvement of the professors and my advisor.
Start dates to finish your bachelor's degree online
With several opportunities to start each year, we make sure you can finish your degree when it's best for you.
Spring 2024 term start dates:
Spring Session I: January 2, 2024
Spring Session II: February 26, 2024
Summer 2024 term start dates:
Summer Session I: April 29, 2024
Summer Session II: June 24, 2024
Your checklist of next steps
Choose from one of three majors:
- Bachelor of Business Administration
- Bachelor of Arts in Education (for those currently working as paraprofessionals)
- Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
Admission criteria for business and psychology majors:
- Two or more years of work experience
- At least 24 transferable semester credits with a 2.0 GPA or higher
- If applying to the Bachelor of Arts in Psychology: transferable general psychology course
- If applying to the Bachelor in Business Administration: no prerequisites
Admission criteria for paraprofessionals majoring in education:
- You must be employed in an educational setting where you can complete most of your clinical experience hours (priority will be given to those employed as paraprofessionals in school settings)
- 32 completed college credits or an earned associate's degree (those without an associate's degree or 32 credits can petition for admission to the program, but must meet with an advisor to create an individualized plan for completion)
- Recommendation from school or district staff who can verify employment and support to complete clinical experience hours
At Hamline, we work with transfer students to make sure as many of your credits as possible transfer to Hamline. And you don’t have to wait until you’re admitted for us to start!
Fill out our simple transfer credits evaluation form and we’ll get back to you within a week.
Once we have all of your information, we’ll process your transcripts and application quickly! If you have questions in the meantime, call or email us with any questions.
At Hamline, you’re not just another number. We usher you through from your transcript evaluation to graduation. Have a quick question? We're happy to answer any questions you have. Email us at ODCAdmissions@hamline.edu.
Interested in the on-campus experience?
Not sure about finishing your degree online? Or are you looking for a different major? Hamline offers more than 100 areas of study for our on-campus transfer students. Find out if applying to Hamline as an on-campus transfer student is a better fit for you.
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