Online Degree Programs at Clemson University
Founded in 1889, Clemson University is an excellent university located in a college-town setting along a dynamic Southeastern corridor. The University is committed to world-class teaching, research and public service in the context of general education, student development and continuing education. Clemson is redefining the term "top-tier research university" by combining the best of two models: the scientific and technological horsepower of a major research university and the highly engaged academic and social environment of a small college.
Today, the College of Health, Education, and Human Development (HEHD) Office of Distance Education at Clemson University provides non-traditional students with the ability to access Clemson's degree programs to meet their career advancement needs.
Distance Learning at Clemson University
Clemson University is a top-tier school and has been ranked 27th out of all public universities in the United States by U.S. News & World Report. Also, Clemson was recently recognized by The Princeton Review as one of a few select American universities as a "Campus With a Conscience" for its work in community service.
Online degrees currently available from Clemson University's College of Health, Education and Human Development include:
- Master of Human Resource Development
The Master of Human Resource Development program is designed to prepare graduates to serve as a competent human resource professionals in a variety of education, training, and development settings within industrial, business, and public sector environments.
- Master of Science in Youth Development Leadership
The Master of Science in Youth Development is a unique program designed to prepare new professionals, retool current workers, and address career changes for practicing professionals in youth serving positions. Utilizing an integrated strategy of education and collaboration, the program will equip you with the competencies, knowledge and skills necessary to help young people develop into healthy, competent, coping and contributing citizens.
These online degree programs are designed to meet the needs of students who are working in their chosen profession but desire to continue their education from their current location. The course materials are available through Internet/Web connections. Interactions with teachers and other students occur through Internet/Web discussions and desktop web conferencing technologies. Assignments are submitted electronically. Some programs accelerate the courses to a seven-week schedule while others follow the traditional 16-week semester.