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Getting an online degree from anywhere at any time is an essential part of Vols Online. Another valuable part of distance learning with the University of Tennessee? Joining our vibrant Vols community! Read on for online student success stories, news, faculty spotlights, and updates about our online degree programs.

From Olympic gold medalist to UT graduate with online Social Work degree

US track and field Olympian graduates with a Bachelor of Science in Social Work (BSSW) degree from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, online program.

Online Educational Psychology Master’s degree suits busy working mom of five

The flexible asynchronous format of the online master’s program in Educational Psychology allowed teacher and mother of five to earn her graduate degree while continuing an already busy schedule.

Vols Online grad continues studies with online PhD program

UT’s online Educational Psychology program with a concentration in Adult Education prepares students to advance in careers in adult learning and provides a pathway to continue higher education.

Full-Time working mom lands perfect job with online Master’s Degree in Educational Psychology

The online program in Educational Psychology with a concentration in Applied Educational Psychology allows full-time working mother to continue advancing her career goals while pursuing a master’s level in education, ultimately landing her the ideal position.

Graduate student finds online learning community (and confidence) through Master of Mathematics program

Graduate student flourishes in tight-knit online learning community of classmates and professors, developing life-changing confidence and career-advancing knowledge in mathematics.

How UT grew from first distance education offering in the 80s to 70+ online degree programs

The School of Information Sciences pioneered online learning at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. Learn more about the evolution of the program.