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600 Park St 600 Park Street, Hays, KS 67601-4099

School Details

Fort Hays State University’s Virtual College offers more than 40 online degrees specifically designed for adult learners. These regionally accredited degrees offer affordability and flexibility. Students can complete assignments at any time, and from anywhere.

Founded in 1902, Fort Hays State University provides the same academic rigors to both on-campus and online students. Students can choose to complete a single online class or enroll in an online degree program. The Virtual College offers certificates, associate’s, bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees, along with post-graduate specialist programs. Programs range from studies in business and criminal justice to technology, nursing, education, and more. 

You will have assistance from the beginning to the end. Distance education resources include personalized advising, tutoring, and technical support. A personal academic advisor provides guidance and assists you throughout your academic journey, while professors connect to you through online classrooms and 21st century technologies.

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Accreditation & Licensing

Higher Learning Commission

All Programs

Art & Liberal Arts

Associate of General Studies Bachelor in Arts in Foreign Language Bachelor of Arts in Political Science Bachelor of General Studies / Historical Studies Bachelor of General Studies / Political Leadership & Public Service Certificate in Cultural Anthropology & Globalization Certificate in Grant Proposal Writing & Program Evaluation Certificate in Political Management Certificate in Womens & Gender Studies Master of Arts in History (Non-Thesis) Master of Arts in Public History (Non-Thesis) Master of Liberal Studies Master of Liberal Studies / Art Master of Liberal Studies / Global Studies Master of Liberal Studies / Literary Arts Master of Liberal Studies / Political Leadership & Public Service Master of Liberal Studies / Political Science Master of Professional Studies

Business

Associate of Applied Science in Applied Technology Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Science in Organizational Leadership Bachelor of Business Administration / Accounting Bachelor of Business Administration / Finance Bachelor of Business Administration / International Business & Economics Bachelor of Business Administration / Management Bachelor of Business Administration / Management & Marketing (double major) Bachelor of Business Administration / Management Information Systems Bachelor of Business Administration / Marketing Bachelor of Business Administration in Management / Human Resources Bachelor of Business Administration in Management / Operations Management Bachelor of General Studies / Business Communication Bachelor of General Studies / General Business Bachelor of General Studies / Organizational Leadership Bachelor of General Studies / Tourism and Hospitality Management Bachelor of Science in Business Education / Corporate Communication Bachelor of Science in Business Education / Training & Development Bachelor of Science in Technology Leadership Bachelor of Science in Tourism & Hospitality Management Certificate in Accounting Certificate in Building a Career in a Nonprofit Corporation Certificate in Business Information Systems Certificate in Customer Service Certificate in Economics Certificate in Entrepreneurship Certificate in Finance Certificate in Global Leadership Certificate in Human Resource Management Certificate in International Studies Certificate in Leadership Studies Certificate in Management Certificate in Marketing Certificate in Operations Management Certificate in Public Administration Certificate in Social Media Marketing Certificate in Tourism & Hospitality Marketing Graduate Certificate in Advanced Business Graduate Certificate in Business Graduate Certificate in Human Resource Management Graduate Certificate in Tourism & Hospitality Management Master of Business Administration / Corporate Communication Master of Business Administration / Digital Marketing Master of Business Administration / Finance Master of Business Administration / Health & Human Performance/Sports Management Master of Business Administration / Health Care Management Master of Business Administration / Human Resource Management Master of Business Administration / Information Assurance Master of Business Administration / International Business Master of Business Administration / Leadership Studies Master of Business Administration / Management Information Systems Master of Business Administration / Marketing Master of Business Administration / Tourism & Hospitality Management Master of Liberal Studies / Corporate Communication Master of Liberal Studies / Global Management Master of Liberal Studies / Management Information Systems Master of Liberal Studies / Public Administration Master of Professional Studies / Human Resource Management Master of Professional Studies / Organizational Leadership

Computer Science & IT

Bachelor of General Studies / Geoscience Studies Bachelor of General Studies / Informatics Studies Bachelor of General Studies / Web Development Studies Bachelor of Science in Computer Science Bachelor of Science in Information Networking & Telecommunication / Computer Networking Bachelor of Science in Information Networking & Telecommunications / Web Development Certificate in E-Commerce Web Development Certificate in Geographic Information Systems User Certificate in Internetworking Certificate in Mobile Application Development Certificate in Web Development Graduate Certificate in E-Commerce Web Development Master of Professional Studies / Information Assurance Management Master of Professional Studies / Web & Mobile Application Development

Criminal Justice, Safety & Law

Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice Bachelor of General Studies / Justice Studies Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice Certificate in Corrections Certificate in Justice Networking Certificate in Law and the Courts Certificate in Law Enforcement Master of Professional Studies / Criminal Justice Master of Professional Studies / Cybersecurity

Education

Bachelor of General Studies / Child Development Bachelor of General Studies / Education Bachelor of Science in Business Education / Business Teacher Licensure Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Unified Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education / Special Education Minor Building Leadership - Principal Endorsement Education Specialist in School Psychology High-Incidence/Gifted Special Education Endorsement Master of Professional Studies / Instructional Design Master of Science in Counseling (School Counseling) Master of Science in Education Master of Science in Education / English for Speakers of Other Languages Master of Science in Education / Higher Education Student Affairs Master of Science in Education / Library Media Specialist Master of Science in Education / Reading Specialist Master of Science in Education / Teaching English as a Foreign Language Master of Science in Education / Transition to Teaching Master of Science in Educational Administration (Principal) Master of Science in High-Incidence Special Education Master of Science in Instructional Technology Master of Science in School Psychology Master of Science in Special Education / Gifted School Counselor Endorsement Specialist in Education (EdS) / Education Leadership Specialist in Education (EdS) / Reading Specialist

Healthcare

Bachelor of General Studies / Gerontology Bachelor of General Studies / Health Promotion Bachelor of Science in Health and Human Performance Bachelor of Science in Health Studies Bachelor of Science in Information Networking & Telecommunications / Health Informatics Bachelor of Science in Medical Diagnostic Imaging Certificate in Cardiovascular Interventional Technology Certificate in Community Health Certificate in Computed Tomography Certificate in Consumer Health Certificate in Healthy Aging Certificate in Magnetic Resonance Imaging Certificate in Sociology of Medicine & Aging Certificate in Womens Imaging Graduate Certificate in Community Health Promotion Master of Liberal Studies / Gerontology Master of Liberal Studies / Health Sciences Master of Professional Studies / Gerontology Master of Professional Studies / Public Health Administration Master of Science in Health & Human Performance

Math & Science

Bachelor of General Studies / Sustainability Bachelor of Science in Agricultural Business Bachelor of Science in Geosciences / Geography Certificate in Sustainability

Nursing

Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN) Doctorate of Nursing Practice Master of Science in Nursing / Nursing Administration Master of Science in Nursing / Nursing Education Post Masters Certificate in Nursing Administration Post Masters Certificate in Nursing Education

Psychology & Human Services

Bachelor of Arts in Psychology Bachelor of Arts in Sociology Bachelor of General Studies / Human Services Bachelor of General Studies / Psychological Studies Bachelor of General Studies / Rural Studies Bachelor of Science in Psychology Bachelor of Science in Sociology Certificate in Community Development Certificate in Life Stages & Transitions Certificate in Victim Advocacy Community Counselor License

Religion & Philosophy

Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy Certificate in General Philosophy Certificate in Moral & Political Philosophy