Midwestern State University’s online academics page starts with a ‘new online students’ link that offers a self-assessment to determine suitability, instructions for logging into the MSU portal, detailed technical requirements and troubleshooting. Another link opens to online student orientation including various modules explaining expectations and responsibilities and helpful links to assorted resources and support offered for online students. This includes financial aid, administrative office contact information, access to the office of distance education, course descriptions and schedules as well as academic standards. MSU offers both undergraduate and graduate degree programs online in applied arts & sciences, business, education and healthcare fields with multiple disciplines available. Additional support services and resources include library and bookstore access, academic success center, personal counseling and a robust career management center.