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Northwestern University Online Learning

Management Sciences & Quantitative Methods Most Popular Online Master's Degree
Online courses are an excellent option for busy students, and some - especially older students and those who work full-time - may even wish to get their entire degree online. Keep reading to find out more about your online learning opportunities at Northwestern University. On this page you will find:

Online Master’s Degrees at Northwestern

8 Online Master's Programs
2,215 Online Master's Degrees
$7,123 Per Credit Hour (Out of State)
You can get an online master's degree in 8 different fields at Northwestern. The following table shows which subject areas are offered online and the number of recent graduates in each one.

Online Master’s Degree Number of Grads
Education Philosophy 31
Engineering-Related Fields 32
Health & Medical Administrative Services 2
Health Sciences & Services 22
Legal Professions (Other) 82
Management Sciences & Quantitative Methods 1,737
Medical Illustration & Informatics 25
Radio, Television & Digital Communication 284

How Many Students Participate in Online Learning at Northwestern?

0 Undergrad Degree Seekers
0 Undergrad Non-Seekers
329 Graduate Students
In the 2019-2020 academic year, 329 students took at least one online class at Northwestern University. All of these students were enrolled in a graduate program.


All Online Students at Northwestern

329 Took At Least One Online Class
329 Took All Classes Online
62.61% Out of State Students
Of the 22,603 students at Northwestern University, 1.46% (329) took at least one class online. About 1.46% (329) took all of their courses online. Those students who took classes exclusively online were from the following places:


The table below shows the total number of online students at Northwestern University for the last five years.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2019-2020 329 329
2018-2019 418 418
2017-2018 654 654
2016-2017 1,281 1,281
2015-2016 1,387 1,387

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