Online Associate Degrees in Education
Through NNU Online, you now have the opportunity to earn your two year Associate Degree in Elementary or Secondary Education completely online. AAs are offered in multiple areas of study: Education, Business, Christian Studies and Liberal Studies.
All classes will be completed online in either an 8-week or 5-week format. Students entering the program with no existing credits can complete the degree in two years; students with existing credits may complete the program sooner. You must complete a minimum of 63 semester credits to meet the degree requirements, and 32 of those credits must be taken at NNU. Complete degree requirements and class descriptions can be found online in the NNU Catalog.
Transferring your AA
After completing your AA in Elementary Education through NNU Online, you can transfer into NNU's accelerated or traditional on-campus Bachelor Degree programs in education.
The accelerated Adult and Professional Program meets on-campus in the evenings to accommodate the schedules of students with other responsibilities during the day. Through this program you can complete your degree and earn your teaching certificate in just 16 months.
The traditional on-campus program offers several different areas of study not available online. Classes are taken on-campus during the day in a traditional college environment. The time required to complete your degree will depend on the program-specific requirements.