Peru State College Online

Undergraduate Degrees

Apply By: 9/30/2020

Classes Start: 10/5/2020

Transformative Education, 100% Online

For a life-changing online bachelor’s degree that fits your schedule and goals, Peru is for you.

Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC), our online undergraduate degree programs are purposefully aligned with some of today’s most in-demand career fields. From criminal justice and psychology to business administration, you can further narrow your career focus with a choice of specializations. Whether transferring in or starting college for the first time, you’ll graduate empowered for success down whatever path you choose.

At Peru State College Online, we’ve earned our bragging rights in distance education, having spent more than 20 years meticulously designing and evolving our online programs, curricula and learning environment, all to your benefit. Today, we are honored to provide a transformative experience online, complete with high-value, flexible education surrounded by a caring circle of student support.

Earn the education you need to move your life forward. Let your bright future take hold at Peru, for you.

Under $300 Per Credit Hour
22:1 Average Class Ratio
Transfer up to 90 Credits

Quality Programs, Competitively Priced

At Peru State College Online, you can be confident in getting the most out of your education dollars. Nationally recognized as a Top ROI college, we offer high-quality education at a competitively low price. 

We know you appreciate clarity, and you can expect it at Peru State College, with straightforward, low pricing and well-defined degree outcomes.  Our low, “one rate, any state” tuition simplifies cost, with bachelor’s degree tuition at $296.50 per credit hour regardless of where you call home. There are no other per-credit-hour fees to worry about, plus, it’s free to apply.

Just as important as the price tag, our undergraduate degree programs deliver the high level of career-driving new knowledge you need to be able to serve your field well. And if unsure of your path, we will work with you to provide options to lead you forward. 

Enjoy the greatest return on your investment with Peru State College Online’s top-value education offered clearly, for you.

Flexibility for the Busiest of Lives

At Peru State College Online, our flexible nature begins with your choice of programs and takes off from there.

It’s your education, on your terms. With eight- and 16-week courses, and multiple start dates throughout the year, you can set the pace to graduation that is most manageable for you.

With no set daily login times and the convenience of our mobile online classroom, you are free to study online when and where it works best for your day. All you need is an internet connection … and the drive to succeed.

Wherever life takes you, at home or on the road, Peru State College Online makes it easier to earn the degree you need. For even the busiest of lives, our flexible online bachelor’s programs are achievable, for you.

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Transfer-Friendly to Maximize Your Credits

At Peru State College Online, we welcome students at all stages of their education – whether switching to online for convenience or necessity, getting back to finishing your degree, or just wanting a change for the better. Nearly 80% of our undergraduate students transfer in credit of some sort, and you will find your new home with us, too.

The more credit you transfer, the faster you’ll graduate and the less cost you’ll spend getting there. With up to 90 credits accepted, we’ll make sure the hard work you’ve already invested doesn’t go to waste. Whether transferring from community college or another university, or leveraging prior training, life and work experience – we’ll evaluate it all and award you as much credit as possible*. 

Have credits to transfer? Bring them to your new home at Peru State College Online, so you can finish strong and enjoy the success waiting for you.

*Up to 90 credit hours accepted from an accredited college or up to 66 from a community, vocational or technical college.

An Engaged Community

Peru State College’s rich tradition of family easily embraces you online, with a rare feeling of togetherness and community shared with other virtual learners with similar aspirations as your own.

Our instructors are experts in their fields and in teaching online. Easily accessible, they are masters at engaging the classroom and equipping you with current, relevant knowledge to help move your career forward.

You’ll develop lasting relationships with fellow classmates, as well, coming together to share a remarkably interactive experience online.

And by your side throughout your degree program, your student advisor is just a phone call or email away to encourage you and help keep you focused on your ultimate goal.

Tools for Success

Bring your experience full circle and maximize your learning with important tools along your journey.

blackboard learning platform

Blackboard serves as your online classroom, where you will participate in interactive discussion boards, access assignments and exams, and check in with the instructor and class.

tutoring and testing

Free online tutoring and testing is available to help you stay on track throughout your undergraduate program.

career services

Peru State College Online offers career services to prepare you and keep you focused on the many doors that can open upon graduation.

I loved that my instructors knew me by name and were always willing to assist me to do my best. Both faculty and staff seemed to have a genuine interest in my success.

Peru State College Alum

Respected for Decades, Peru is for You.

Firmly established and accredited by the Higher Learning Commission since 1915, we consistently earn the respect of our valued peers, staff and students. Their trust means the world to us, and it will be our privilege to earn yours too.

Join us at Peru State College Online, and earn an undergraduate degree that will move your life forward. Graduate transformed and ready to enjoy the perfect career, waiting for you.

Ready for the education of a lifetime?

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