Q: Can I take a degree online if I am in the United States on a VISA?
Depending on the type of VISA you have. Some types of VISAs will allow you to take one or two online/distance-based classes per semester. Others will allow you to take a fully online program. Some general information is listed below; however, we suggest you check with the NDSU Office of International Programs regarding your specific VISA.
If you have...
H1 VISA - You can take a fully online program.
H4 VISA - You can take a fully online program.
F1 VISA - You can take up to 3 credits of online coursework each semester.
More information will be posted soon.