FAQs

No, online classes will start and end on the scheduled date and have regular deadlines. 

While there are many things you will be able to do on a tablet or smartphone, you must have access to a Windows or Mac based computer with Microsoft Office to sufficiently complete online courses. It is essential that you have consistent access to a reliable Internet connection.  
Yes.
Western proudly uses Canvas.
No. You should be able to dedicate 2 to 3 hours of study for every 1 credit you are taking.  
Generally, no. Your syllabus and Canvas course shell will include due dates for you to follow, but you will not have to log in synchronously.
Yes! Canvas has 24-hour help 365 days of the year.
For sure! You have 23 degrees and 8 certificates to choose from.


 

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