Distance Learning

Programs

Programs Offered by Distance at UA

Occupational Endorsement Certificates Certificates Associate Degrees Baccalaureate Degrees Post-baccalaureate Endorsements, Certificates, and Certification Master Degrees

In this context, a UA distance program is one in which the degree or certification is fully achievable without any on-campus or other location-based attendance/participation requirements or where any required face-to-face attendance/participation for such programs is limited to short-term intensives, practicums, or other learning activities that are scheduled in advance and are clearly described in the program description found online and/or in print.

Program Campus On Site
Requirements
Program
Advisor
Phone Contact
Occupational Endorsement
Certificates
Accountant UAS Sarah Schaefer 800-478-9069 email
Alaska Salmon Enhancement UAS, Sitka David Felts 907-747-7717 or
800-478-6653 x7717
email
Bookkeeping Technician UAF, CTC Andy Anger 907-455-2862 email
Children’s Behavioral Health UAA Center for Human Development 907-272-8270 or
800-243-2199
web
Computer Information and Office Systems Office Foundations PWSCC Heidi Franke 907-834-1626 email
Computer Information and Office Systems Office Support PWSCC Heidi Franke 907-834-1626 email
Corrections UAA, KPC Corrections 907-262-0330 or
877 262-0330
web
Direct Services Specialist PWSCC Heidi Franke 907-834-1626 email
Fisheries Management UAS, Sitka David Felts 907-747-7717 or
800-478-6653 x7717
email
Healthcare Information Technology UAS, Sitka Cheryl Stromme 907-747-7717 or
800-478-6653 x7717
email
Medical Billing UAF, CRCD Shawn Russell 907-260-3762 email
Medical Coding UAF, CRCD Shawn Russell 907-260-3762 email
Medical Office Coding UAA, KOD
Medical Office Reception UAF, CRCD Shawn Russell 907-260-3762 web
Pharmacy Technology UAA Pharmacy Technology 907-786-6928 web
Certificates
Accounting Technician UAF, CTC Andy Anger 907-455-2862 email
Accounting Technician UAS Sarah Schaefer 800-478-9069 email
Alaska Salmon Enhancement UAS, Sitka David Felts 907-747-7717 or
800-478-6653 x7717
email
Applied Business Management UAF, CTC Andy Anger 907-455-2862 email
Corrections UAA, KPC Corrections 907-262-0330 or
877-262-0330
web
Community Health UAF Linda Curda 907-786-1630 email
Early Childhood Education UAF, CTC Patty Meritt 907-455-2883 email
Fisheries Management UAS, Sitka David Felts 907-747-7717 or
800-478-6653 x7717
email
Healthcare Information Management
Coding Specialist
UAS, Sitka Cheryl Stromme 907-747-7717 or
800-478-6653 x7717
email
Healthcare Privacy and Security UAS, Sitka Cheryl Stromme 907-747-7717 or
800-478-6653 x7717
email
Healthcare Reimbursements UAF, CRCD Shawn Russell 907-260-3762 email
Industrial Technology Oil Spill Response PWSCC Heidi Franke 907-834-1626 email
Industrial Technology Safety Management PWSCC Heidi Franke 907-834-1626 email
Information Tech Specialist UAF, CTC Bill Barnes 907-455-2854 email
Medical/Dental Reception UAF, CRCD Shawn Russell 907-260-3762 email
Small Business Management UAS Sarah Schaefer 800-478-9069 email
Associate Degrees
Accounting, B.B.A. UAS Sarah Schaefer 800-478-9069 email
Applied Accounting UAF, CTC Andy Anger 907-455-2862 email
Applied Business UAF, CTC Andy Anger 907-455-2862 email
Associate of Arts UAF, CTC Mahla Strohmaier 907-455-2836 email
Associate of Arts: General Education UAS, Sitka Dr. Priscilla Schulte 907-228-4515 email
Associate of Science UAS, Sitka David Felts 907-747-7717 or
800-478-6653 x7717
email
Business Administration UAS Sarah Schaefer 800-478-9069 email
Community Health UAF Linda Curda 907-786-1630 email
Digital Art UAA, KPC Digital Art 907-262-0300 or
877-262-0330
web
Disability Services Community Support Emphasis PWSCC Heidi Franke 907-834-1626 email
Disability Services Educational Support Emphasis PWSCC Heidi Franke 907-834-1626 email
Disability Services Speech-Language Support Emphasis PWSCC Heidi Franke 907-834-1626 email
Early Childhood Education UAF, CTC Patty Meritt 907-455-2883 email
Fisheries Technology UAS, Sitka David Felts 907-747-7717 or
800-478-6653 x7717
email
General Program UAA, KPC
General Program PWSCC Heidi Franke 907-834-1626 email
Health Information Management UAS, Sitka Cheryl Stromme 907-747-7717 or
800-478-6653 x7717
email
Industrial Technology Oil Spill Response PWSCC Heidi Franke 907-834-1626 email
Industrial Technology Safety Management PWSCC Heidi Franke 907-834-1626 email
Information Tech Specialist UAF, CTC Bill Barnes 907-455-2854 email
Law Enforcement, A.A.S. UAS, Sitka David Felts 907-747-7717 or
800-478-6653 x7717
email
Occupational Safety and Health UAA, KPC Occupational Safety and Health 907-786-6421 web
Baccalaureate Degrees
Accounting, B.B.A. UAS Sarah Schaefer 800-478-9069 email
Alaska Native Studies UAF, CRCD Ellarae Miner 907-474-5948 or
888-574-6528
email
Child Development and Family Studies UAF, CRCD Veronica Plumb 907-455-2038 email
Elementary Education UAF Jann Laiti 907-474-6447 email
Elementary Education UAS Dr. Jeffrey Lofthus 907-796-6404 email
Emergency Management UAF Sean McGee 907-474-6673 email
Human Resources Management, B.B.A. UAS Sarah Schaefer 800-478-9069 email
Interdisciplinary Studies, B.L.A. UAS Dr. William Urquart 907-228-4527 email
Justice UAF Mike Daku 907-474-5500 email
Management, B.B.A. UAS Sarah Schaefer 800-478-9069 email
Nursing Science – Registered Nurse Option UAA School of Nursing 907-786-4550 web
Rural Development UAF Jenny Bell Jones 907-474-6842 or
888-574-6528
email
Special Education UAS Dr. Jill Burkert 800-478-9069 email
Social Science, B.A. UAS Dr. William Urquart 907-228-4527 email
Social Work UAF Retchenda George Bettisworth 907-474-7028 email
Post-baccalaureate Endorsements, Certificates, and Certification
Design and Construction Management UAF Keith Whitaker 907-474-7497 email
Distance Teaching and e-Learning Endorsement UAS Dr. Lee Graham 907-796-6047 email
Educational Leadership: Principal UAA web
Educational Technology UAS Dr. Lee Graham 907-796-6047 email
Elementary Education UAF Kelly Mendez 907-474-7981 email
Elementary Education K-8 UAS Dr. Katy Spangler 907-694-7019 email
Elementary Education K-8 Endorsement UAS Dr. Katy Spangler 907-694-7019 email
Family Nurse Practitioner UAA School of Nursing 907-786-4550 web
Mathematics Education UAS Dr. Virgil Fredenberg 907-796-6082 email
Nursing Education UAA School of Nursing 907-786-4550 web
Psychiatric and Mental Health Nurse Practitioner UAA School of Nursing 907-786-4550 web
Reading Specialist UAS Dr. Lisa Richardson 907-796-6435 email
School Counselor Certification Program UAF Jane Monahan 907-474-5362 email
Secondary Education (in-state only) UAF Karen Eiler 907-474-6180 email
Special Education UAA web
Special Education UAF Jane Monahan 907-474-5362 email
Special Education UAS Dr. Jill Burkert 907-796-6033 email
Master Degrees
Arctic Engineering UAA Arctic Engineering 907-786-1900 web
Administration of Justice UAF Mike Daku 907-474-5717 email
Early Childhood Special Education UAA web
Business Administration UAF Anita Hughes 907-474-4622 email
Counseling UAF Jane Monahan 907-474-5362 email
Cross-Cultural Education UAF Jane Monahan 907-474-5362 email
Cross-Cultural Studies UAF Center for Cross-Cultural Studies 907-474-1902 email
Curriculum and Instruction UAF Jane Monahan 907-474-5362 email
Educational Leadership, M.Ed. UAS Dr. Martin Laster/
Jerry Schoenberger
877-465-4827 email
Educational Leadership UAA web
Elementary Education UAF Kelly Mendez 907-474-7981 email
Elementary Education, M.A.T. UAS Dr. Katy Spangler 907-694-7019 email
Educational Technology, M.Ed. UAS Dr. Lee Graham 907-796-6047 email
Language and Literacy UAF Jane Monahan 907-474-5362 email
Mathematics Education, M.Ed. UAS Dr. Virgil Fredenberg 907-796-6082 email
Online Innovation and Design UAF Jane Monahan 907-474-5362 email
Public Administration, M.P.A. UAS Katy Jordan 800-478-9069 email
Public Health Practice UAA Health Sciences 907-786-6540 web
Reading Specialist M.Ed. UAS Dr. Lisa Richardson 907-796-6435 email
Rural Development UAF Jenny Bell Jones 907-474-6842 or
888-574-6528
email
Science Education K-8, M.Ed. UAS Dr. Virgil Fredenberg 907-796-6082 email
Secondary Education, M.A.T. UAS Dr. Dave Marvel/Scott Christian 907-796-6079 email
Special Education UAA web
Special Education UAF Jane Monahan 907-474-5362 email
Special Education M.A.T. UAS Dr. Jill Burkert 907-796-6033 email
Special Education M.Ed. UAS Dr. Jill Burkert 907-796-6033 email