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Athabasca University

Welcome Message from the Dean

Athabasca University offers two doctoral programs, seven master’s degree programs, and nine graduate diplomas and certificates. The first online doctoral program in business administration in Canada opened in 2009. In the fall of 2008, AU initiated the first online doctoral program in education that specializes in distance education in North America.

As a student at AU, you will be challenged in the breadth and depth of your thinking. You will find our courses stimulating and refreshing. You will be armed with ‘cutting edge’ technology and knowledge from around the world. You will be given opportunities to interpret our past and help us think critically about our future.

The Faculty of Graduate Studies is confident in your abilities and is here to help you on your journey through your graduate program. Good luck in your studies and your new adventure!

Updated October 29 2014 by Student & Academic Services

AU, CANADA'S OPEN UNIVERSITY, is an internationally recognized leader in online and distance learning.