Opportunity is all around you

Step into the life you want with online learning at Mary Baldwin.


Degree and certification programs that lead to workforce readiness

Fit learning into your daily rhythms and routines. We designed it to be that way. Guided by supportive faculty and immersed in cohorts that become your community, this is your chance to kickstart your career or start a whole new one.


Support from the very start. A simple process with a quick turnaround and a personal contact to walk you through the steps and answer any questions.

“Even online, we can make adjustments to assignments and due dates. There’s so much flexibility that allows us to meet an individual’s unique needs.”

Carey Usher, associate provost for academic affairs and student success

Personalized Plans

With the help of your advisor, you’ll design a degree plan and class schedule to fit your needs.

Faculty Support

Our fully engaged faculty get to know you personally and provide fast, relevant feedback on assignments.

Collaborative Experience

You’ll regularly participate in discussions and group projects as you build a community and make deep connections with your fellow classmates.

Affordable On Purpose

MBU is ranked #3 Best Value Online Colleges in Virginia by U.S. News and World Report, we offer generous scholarship and financial aid opportunities.


Academics Aligned With Your Life

From bachelor’s and master’s level degrees to our popular certification courses, we offer over 30 different academic programs to meet your unique career goals. In many cases, what you learn in class can immediately be applied to your current job.

What Else Can You Expect?

Get ready for high-quality academics that combine independent work with in-depth cohort discussion. You’ll also view engaging video content, complete traditional reading assignments, create and present reports, meet one-on-one with faculty, and participate in on-going reflection and analysis.