The University of North Carolina at Charlotte’s Division of Academic Affairs includes the distance education department which houses all online academics. Program content, objectives and outcomes are the same as residential programs. Master’s degrees are administered with the host school; the College of Education offers degrees in elementary education, middle & secondary education, foreign language education, special education, instructional systems technology, reading education and school administration. The masters of science in engineering management is offered by the College of Engineering and the College of Health and Human Services awards master’s in community/public health, nursing administration, nursing education, RN to BSN and respiratory care. Additionally, graduate certificates are offered in several disciplines. A robust and targeted resource and support page is available to help students navigate the challenges of distance education.