Western Governors University Top Questions

What is the stereotype of students at your school? Is this stereotype accurate?


Many would think that because this is an online college that students who graduate from this school are less educated. Nothing could be further from the truth. This college requires dedication and work ethic from the students.


It's hard to tell what "stereotype" a student at WGU would fall under. So many of the students are not physically on campus, but are enrolled in online, distance-learning programs. This is a school for people that want to return to school while working or want to go at their own pace, since the college allows for acceleration.