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Information for Online Students

Gardner-Webb Online

Experience Is The Difference

Gardner-Webb University has been offering online education since 1999, before some of our competitors even existed. We were founded in 1905, and have long had a commitment to reaching our students anywhere they are. And while our beautiful campus is in the foothills of western North Carolina, our students are all around the globe.

Whatever online goal you seek, an undergraduate or graduate degree or innovative professional continuing education programs, you’ve come to the right place.

We’re completely committed to your success. You’ll be prepared for advancement, leadership and success with Gardner-Webb Online.

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Online Programs

Degree Completion

Gardner-Webb is invested in helping you complete your degree, no matter how unique your situation.

If you have your associate’s degree or 24+ semester hours in an academic curricular area from a regionally accredited institution, you may be eligible for the Degree Completion program. We currently offer multiple degree programs completely online, providing you with an affordable and flexible opportunity to pursue your education without sacrificing the quality of your academic experience.

Contact one of our Enrollment Development Officers for more information by calling 704-406-4484, emailing [email protected]create new email or click the button below.

Graduate Programs

Gardner-Webb University offers master’s programs on campus and online that are affordable, flexible and achievable. Choose from master’s degrees, doctorate programs and graduate certificates offered fully online and taught by the same accomplished faculty who teach on campus.

Contact one of our Admissions Counselors for more information by calling 704-406-4484, emailing [email protected]create new email or click the button below.

Professional and Continuing Education

GWU PACE is the Gardner-Webb University Professional and Continuing Education program. Known for our undergraduate and graduate programs that prepare students for successful careers, the GWU PACE program builds on our nationally recognized academic strength offering courses to enhance the skills of professionals across all career levels.

Contact one of our Admissions Counselors for more information by emailing [email protected]create new email or click the button below.

CRN Course
PACE 100 Para Legal Certification
PACE 125 TEAS Prep Course
PACE 126 CPA Certificate Prep Course
PACE 127 CFP Certificate Prep Course
PACE 309 How to Create an Internet Family Business
PACE 450 Summer Music Educator Book Studies 1
PACE 451 Summer Music Educator Book Studies 2
PACE 470 Intro to Business Analytics Certificate
PACE 471 Big Data Analytics Certificate
PACE Leadership Certificate
PACE 701 Navigating Quarantined Leadership: Tools for Success
PACE 703 Project Management
Social Media Certificate Program
PACE 800 Creating Marketing Material for Social Media
PACE 801 Logos with Adobe Illustrator & Canvas
PACE 802 Cell Phone Video & Photography
PACE 803 Understanding and Using Youtube effectively
PACE 804 Creating a Podcast/Radio Show
PACE 805 Film, TV and Web Series from Idea to Production
Human Resources Management Certificate Program
PACE 900 Retention
PACE 901 401(k) Plans
PACE 902 Recruiting
PACE 903 Compensation Plans
PACE 904 Updating your Handbook
PACE 905 Leadership Forums in a Virtual World
Inaugural PACE Lunch and Learn Series
Executive Presentations


We’ve been delivering transformative experiences online since 1999.


Over 30 courses and programs offered online to fit your busy schedule.