PSU Online
Earn your degree online from Portland State University. It's flexible, affordable and a smart choice.

At Portland State University, our main goal is your success, whether you're looking to move ahead in your job or start a new career. Our accredited online degree programs feature exceptional faculty and high academic standards. You'll do coursework where and when it's convenient for you, and you'll earn a respected degree.

The strength of our online degree programs is a big reason why U.S. News & World Report named us one of America's most innovative universities.

Find out how our online degree programs can help you achieve your career goals.


Make a Difference with a PSU Online Degree

Christy Ray

Career Boost

Christy Ray knew she needed a college degree to advance at the Beaverton Police Department. But she also had to keep working. Her solution: Portland State's online criminology and criminal justice program. Three years after enrolling, Christy has a bachelor's degree in criminology and criminal justice. Better yet, she got that promotion.

Ann Curry-Stevens

Distinguished Faculty

For an example of the national-caliber faculty who teach PSU Online courses, look no further than Associate Professor Ann Curry-Stevens. Her Ph.D. in adult education and 20-years teaching experience is backed up by a wealth of real-world experience working on social justice and racial equity issues.

Affordable Future

You might be balancing a job, a family and a budget. Or you may be looking to move up the corporate ladder. PSU Online offers a flexible, accredited and affordable way to earn a bachelor's or master's degree and start your new future.