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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.

We make it easy to complete your bachelor's degree online

Summer term start dates:

Summer Session I - May 1, 2023
Summer Session II - June 26, 203


Your degree in 18 months

Students who take two courses at a time finish their bachelor's degrees in approximately 18 months. 

Flexible time commitment

Classes are not held at scheduled times, but you will have assigned deadlines and need 10-12 hours per week for your coursework.

Small class sizes

You get individualized instruction with our small class sizes (11 students in a class on average).

1-2 courses at a time

With our short 8 week terms, you are focused on just one or two courses at a time.

Affordable tuition

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.

Financial Aid

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. 

Your checklist of next steps

Why Hamline?

“I wish I would have attended Hamline University as my first college 10 years ago. My experience has been just wonderful from the very beginning!”


—Krystal Stearns '23, psychology


Same university, same degree.

Unlike some online universities, you’re getting the same degree as any other Hamline graduate. And joining a community of alumni more than 165 years in the making.

Personalized support and mentorship.

You will have faculty and staff to support you at every step of the way. No question is too small, no request to great.

Affordable private education.

Find out how affordable a bachelor’s degree from Hamline University can be with our inexpensive tuition rate for online students and financial aid packages.

Quick path to a better career.

You can change your career and your life in just 18 months. That’s the average time it takes our students to get their degree taking just one class at a time.

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.