Youngstown State University understands the challenges of life and how schedule and geography can impede a student’s desire for career advancement. To help overcome these challenges, Youngstown State University offers online degree programs designed for established professionals to enhance their careers and meet their academic goals. Bachelor’s programs are offered in allied health, public health, respiratory care, RN-BSN, general studies and criminal justice. Online master’s degrees are offered in business administration (MBA), criminal justice, engineering, financial economics, health & human services and respiratory care. All programs are administered under the school’s accreditation and meet the same rigorous academic requirements as on-campus programs. An introductory website offers insight into the distance learning environment, including advice and tips for success in a non-traditional setting. Student support services and resources are available to round out the learning experience.