For Students

The Semester Online platform allows students to interact with faculty, classmates and content in live sessions.

The Semester Online platform allows students to interact with faculty, classmates and content in live sessions.

Semester Online offers a unique and exciting opportunity for Wake Forest students to interact online with students from our affiliate universities.

Student Expectations

Semester Online courses are not for everyone.  Successful online students are self motivated and manage their time well.  Semester Online courses are similar to on campus courses in rigor and time commitment.

The courses:

  • are 15 weeks long in Fall and Spring and 9 weeks long in Summer;
  • consist of small sections of 15 students;
  • are NOT self paced;
  • require 80 minutes of live (synchronous) online time each week;
  • require extensive preparations before every live online session since there are fewer

Please follow the links below to learn more about procedures, policies, and offerings.

Wake Forest Students

Non-Wake Forest Students