Online Education at Southern Polytechnic State University
Welcome to SPSU!
SPSU has offered distance learning options in a variety of formats since 1995. Southern Polytechnic State University online currently offers 25 fully online degrees and certificates. Find out how SPSU can help you get your degree or professional certificate on a schedule that works for you.
Since our founding in 1948, the university has earned an exceptional academic reputation. At Southern Polytechnic State University, you'll receive an education that is career-based and balanced.
Outstanding Student Services at Southern Polytechnic State University Online
Distance education involves more than class assignments. Your education at Southern Poly is the "complete package." We're here to meet your educational needs with the following service areas:
- Financial Aid — Financial aid and scholarships are available to those who qualify. To determine your eligibility, you are asked to fill out a FAFSA form. Scholarship application forms are available online in printable versions on our Financial Aid Web site.
- Career Services — Our Career Services office is committed to helping you seek rewarding employment, prepare an excellent résumé, and master job search strategies.
- Lawrence V. Johnson Library — Access the numerous library and informational databases completely from the web, with special resources for distance learners.
- Full Technical Support — Technical support is available to you through our helpdesk, with round-the-clock help from the University System of Georgia.
Caring, Supportive Faculty
Your professors are experienced, dedicated faculty members who share their industry experience with their students and go the extra mile to help you earn a certificate or degree on your schedule. Your primary means of communication with your professor and class members will be e-mail and your courses will use GeorgiaVIEW Vista 8, a web-based course management system.