Missouri Western State University offers online degree programs to assist busy adult learners advance their careers through educational achievement. The general content and overall structure of online classes is similar to on-campus courses in that there are assignments, reading and study and interaction with instructors and peers. The primary distinction is that there is a more flexible schedule to complete assignments and share information. Online undergraduate degree programs available include criminal justice, general studies, health information management and technology. Resources and support services available include admission, financial aid and enrollment, course descriptions and schedules, technical support for hardware and software including troubleshooting for the learning delivery program, access to the bookstore and library, academic advising and assistance, math and writing labs, tutoring and the career development center.