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Old Dominion University

Old Dominion University

Old Dominion University



Providing exciting learning opportunities and the knowledge and experience of world-class, award-winning faculty, Old Dominion University’s online programs are ideal to meet the needs of today’s students.

Quality Education

Old Dominion University, located in the coastal city of Norfolk, is Virginia's entrepreneurial-minded doctoral research university with more than 24,000 students, rigorous academics, an energetic residential community, and initiatives that contribute $2.6 billion annually to Virginia's economy. With storied roots starting nearly 100 years ago, ODU is now one of the few public universities with a Carnegie Foundation “Doctoral Universities: Higher Research Activity” distinction. Our professors create knowledge, as well as share it. Attesting to the quality of its programs, Old Dominion University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award baccalaureate, master’s, education specialist, and doctoral degrees. In addition, numerous programs of study at the University are individually accredited by specialized agencies recognized by the Council on Higher Education Accreditation.

Convenient Courses Offering synchronous and asynchronous online courses, ODU enables students to continue their education and still meet the demands of family and work. Learn more about our online learning environment here.

Support Services Old Dominion University provides the same academic supports and resources for online students as for on-campus students. Explore our online academic resources here. Technical support is available all day and all night, every day of the year.

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  • Norfolk

    Old Dominion University, Office of Distance Learning, Gornto Hall #401, VA 23529, Norfolk