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Online Bachelor's Degree Completion program

Finish Your Bachelor's Degree Online at the University of Washington

No matter where you started college, now you can complete your bachelor's degree at a top-ranked university – on your schedule, from anywhere.

The University of Washington Online Bachelor's Degree Completion program allows you to earn a college degree from the UW no matter what your schedule is or where you live. Like students on campus, you'll get a first-rate education from top UW faculty, but you'll have the added flexibility that online study provides. And it's affordable, with costs much lower than those of many other online degree completion programs.

Expand your career options and invest in your future by completing your four-year degree online with the University of Washington.

Choose From Two Bachelor's Degree Programs


Early Childhood & Family Studies

Offered by the highly ranked UW College of Education, the Bachelor of Arts in Early Childhood and Family Studies prepares students for a challenging career in the rapidly growing field of early childhood development.


Integrated Social Sciences

Presented by the UW College of Arts & Sciences, the Bachelor of Arts in Integrated Social Sciences weaves together interconnected themes from a range of social science disciplines in a way that equips students with the skills required for the 21st-century professional world.

Get a World-Class UW Education

A college education has never been more valuable, and the quality of that education counts. Why not finish your degree through one of the world's top universities and research institutions?

In its 2014 rankings, U.S. News & World Report rated the University of Washington 16th among national public universities in the United States, while the Times Higher Education Rankings placed the UW 25th out of 400 universities worldwide. Graduates of the Online Bachelor's Degree Completion program earn the same, well-respected UW degree that on-campus students receive.

See the Discover the University of Washington page to learn more about the UW.

Save on College Costs

Finishing your college degree online at the UW is not only convenient, it's affordable. The per-credit charge varies depending on the degree you choose, but in general the cost is lower than many other online degree completion programs. See the Costs & Financial Aid page for more details.

Fit School Into Your Schedule

Finishing your college degree is important, but balancing school with an already busy schedule can be a challenge. Enrolling in an online degree completion program allows you to get an education on your schedule. All classes are asynchronous, meaning you can fit school around your work and family commitments. Keep your job, and your sanity, and still earn a high-quality degree.


January 12, 2015
ISS Applications Open

February 2, 2015
ECFS Applications Open

May 1, 2015
Applications Due

Transcripts can be sent in at any time prior to application submission (they will be paired with the application when it is received)


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Are you a community college student? Learn about innovative partnerships between the UW Online Bachelor's Degree Completion program and a number of community colleges, including reverse transfer credit agreements.