Admissions: Becoming a Student

Find answers to your questions about applying, program details, and how to get in touch with our team

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Written by Ellie Rinehart and Claire Roberts
Flexibility & Schedule

What courses are offered in the online programs?

Discover the complete course list and descriptions for Westminster's current course offerings. More classes coming soon!
Written by Ellie Rinehart
Updated over a week ago

What is the weekly time commitment?

Plan to spend about 10 hours a week on readings and assignments for each class you’re taking.
Written by Claire Roberts
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On what dates do the academic terms begin and end?

Read to find out when the the first and last day of each term (June, October, January, and March) is in the academic calendar
Written by Ellie Rinehart
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How often are courses offered throughout the year?

Courses are offered at least annually and some will be taught even more frequently
Written by Claire Roberts
Updated over a week ago

How long is a term?

Our terms are eight or ten weeks long and are offered in four distinct periods throughout the year.
Written by Claire Roberts
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Am I required to watch the lectures at a specific time?

The lectures will be pre-recorded and accessible to you to watch at your convenience
Written by Claire Roberts
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If I'm admitted do I have to start right away?

Our program gives you the flexibility to begin at any time within one year after your original start date
Written by Ellie Rinehart
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Can I take time off between classes?

Yes, you can take up to two semesters off per year while you’re in the program
Written by Ellie Rinehart
Updated over a week ago