Norwich University - Online

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Go Further. Go Online.

You're ready to go beyond. Norwich's 100% online degrees and certificate programs are ready to take you there. Step towards your future self today.

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Norwich Student Success

"As a working professional in a senior leadership role, an online program was the only option due to the requirements of my career. Norwich stood out to me due to the course selection in the leadership program and how the program was structured."
- Bridget Schwab
'24 Master of Science in Leadership

Proven Results

Your Norwich University Online degree or certificate is an extension of our 200-year legacy of developing leaders and demonstrates your proven ability to lean into your work, take on challenges, and go beyond. 

Experience
27

Years of Online Education

Since 1997, Norwich Online has extended education to working adults and lifelong learners from around the world.

A Legacy of Leadership
200

200 Years

Since 1819, Norwich University has been developing leaders across many industries around the globe.

Solid Alumni Network
11.2k

Online Success Stories

Over 11,000 previous online degrees earned!

You've Got Questions

When you apply for admission to Norwich University, you can submit transcripts and course outlines from previously attended institutions of higher education to be considered for transfer credits. For our master’s degree programs, a maximum of 12 transfer credits can be accepted on a case-by-case basis. For our bachelor’s degree programs, up to 90 transfer credits can be accepted from prior education and career/military training.

Norwich University complies with VA regulations and guidelines as they pertain to transfer credits.

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Norwich provides technical support and 24/7 access to an online learning platform, enabling students to engage with program content and contribute to class discussions at any time from any location, every week.

Online Student Experience

While we are the nation’s oldest private military college and the birthplace of ROTC, Norwich serves a diverse student body that reflects the world today, civiilian, military career-focused, and online.

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Military & Veterans

Norwich University is proud to support those who serve and is committed to helping service members, veterans and first responders achieve their education goals. Learn about special military assistance and savings on tuition for veterans, active-duty service members and military spouses.

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Finish What You Started or Earn an Advanced Degree.

With our accomplished faculty, and small, supportive learning communities, our master’s degree programs offer working adults the opportunity to pursue their goals while fulfilling work and family obligations.

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Our legacy, your terms.

Norwich offers online professional development courses and certificates that are convenient and affordable to meet your educational needs. Perfect for working professionals, current and former military personnel, or anyone looking for a career change.

Meet our Students

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I am glad that I had the opportunity to pursue a college degree while in a combat environment.

Sergeant Major Thomas P. Payne

'17 Bachelor of Science in Strategic Studies and Defense Analysis

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One thing I’m grateful for is the opportunity that the online program offers to people like me who would not have pursued a degree without flexibility. I do not regret one bit of my decision to pursue an online program.

Edith Koumbairia

'20 Master of Arts in International Relations

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The program seemed like a perfect combination of a tradition I could be proud of and a modern educational platform I could manage in my day-to-day craziness.

Dan Bastie

'21 Master of Public Administration

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The Norwich Honor Code has always strongly influenced me, particularly the concept of integrity and doing the right thing even when no one is looking. That strongly carries into my work and how I interact with my patients.

Heather Cohen

'22 Master of Science in Nursing: Nurse Education

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I chose Norwich because of its military-friendly program and convenient online platform.

Robert Cooper

'23 Master of Arts in History

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Sergeant Major Thomas P. Payne

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Edith Koumbairia

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Dan Bastie

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Heather Cohen

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Robert Cooper

Featured News

Lieutenant General John Broadmeadow ’83, USMC (Retired)

LtGen John Broadmeadow ’83, USMC (Retired) Named 25th President of Norwich University

Alan DeForest ’75, Chairman of the Board of Trustees at Norwich University, proudly announces the unanimous decision to elect Lieutenant General John Broadmeadow ’83, USMC (Retired), as the University’s 25th president on April 19, 2024. LtGen Broadmeadow will officially transition from his Board of Trustees position to the presidential office on May 1, 2024, which will mark the first time in more than three decades that a Norwich alumnus will lead the school as its president.