Distance Learning Opportunities at PWSC

Whether your goal is to start your education, earn a degree, or take courses for professional development, PWSC has online options available for you. PWSC is flexible and affordable. As a community campus of the University of Alaska Anchorage we are NWCCU accredited.

Associate of Arts (A.A.) Degree Online

PWSC offers the entire A.A. degree online, at an affordable rate. Enrolling in our Associate of Arts program is a flexible choice for those pursuing or still deciding on a specific career path. The A.A. can stand alone as a two-year level of academic achievement, or it can be utilized as a transfer track for four-year degree options in business, humanities, education, pre-medical, computer information systems, and more.

For general information on the A.A. program, please visit our A.A. web page.

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Take Courses Online at PWSC

PWSC distance courses are also available for non-degree seeking students, and students currently enrolled in another University of Alaska institution. If you are interested in taking a few online courses and need assistance registering, please submit the form below and Student Affairs will contact you. For information on our current course offerings, please visit the Class Schedule page.

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For more information on how to apply for admission, please visit our Admission page, or contact the Office of Admission.

PWSC Office of Admission
Monday – Friday
8 a.m. – 5 p.m. AKST
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Affordable Tuition

At PWSC we do not charge out-of-state tuition. Click below for more information on the cost of attendance.

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Financial Aid

Financial assistance is available to qualifying students. Click below to learn about how to apply for financial aid.

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24/7 Technical Support

IT Services are available 24/7 for our students. Get help setting up an email account, or get technical assistance with Blackboard, by contacting the UAA Call Center:

Call Center: 907-786-4646
Toll Free: 877-633-3888
Email: callcenter@uaa.alaska.edu

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Last modified: July 12, 2016, modified by Jessica Young