Vols Online Newsroom

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.

Online learning, real impact: Student’s journey to career advancement

As professionals progress in their careers, effective communication and instruction skills are paramount. The Educational Psychology program, Adult Education concentration, prepares students to communicate and teach in a broad range of adult settings in various fields.

Expecting and excelling: Online student earns Master of Mathematics

With determination and drive, a high school mathematics teacher grows her family while pursuing an online Master of Mathematics degree.

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.

Lifelong Vols Fan Tackles Agricultural Degree through Online Master of Science Program

High School teacher and longtime Tennessee Volunteer fan chooses the Agricultural Leadership, Education & Communication (ALEC) program in the Herbert College of Agriculture in pursuit of higher education.

Online Doctorate Student Cohort Meets On-Campus For DSW Residency Week

Current online Doctor of Social Work students attend in-person residency week and meet with the latest cohort of incoming students during their orientation week.

Veterinary technician (and TN mom) makes career shift to agricultural leadership via online school

Veterinarian technician chooses the ALEC program in the Herbert College of Agriculture to open doors to a new career and create a better future for her and her daughter