Thomas Edison State University

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Thomas Edison State University provides distinctive undergraduate and graduate education for self-directed adults through flexible, high-quality collegiate learning and assessment opportunities. Today, more than 17,000 students and 50,000 alumni from all 50 states and 60 countries around the world have chosen the university to achieve their personal goals and complete their degrees wherever they live or work.

  • Undergraduate courses are offered every month and nursing courses are offered four times a year.
  • You can earn credit in ways that fit your life and learning style, including:
    • online courses;
    • independent study courses;
    • credit-by-exam programs; and
    • open courses offered by the Saylor Academy.