WGU graduates have done well in their careers following graduation. Many graduates tell us that they have received promotions, salary increases, or additional responsibilities such as leadership roles following completion of their degree programs. Just as importantly, WGU graduates and students report that they begin using their new skills and knowledge significantly even while they are students. But perhaps the best indicator of graduate success is our employer case study. Learn more about student success and performance data.
Will I interact with other students?
Yes. As a student, you will have access to a student portal that will connect you with online learning communities. These communities are designed to give you the communication and connectivity you need to be a successful student. While your communications will “be at a distance,” you will have ample opportunity to interact with other students through email, message boards, blogs, and other venues such as the online learning communities. Oftentimes WGU students tell us their sense of being “connected” is greater at WGU than their previous college experiences. Read what our students tell us.