Earn A Degree That Makes A Difference
If you’re ready to make a difference in your community, UCF Online can propel your career forward. Through academic excellence, award-winning faculty and cutting-edge research, our fully online programs provide students access to tools and resources that spur innovation, creativity and economic growth. As our regional, national and global communities continue to expand and evolve, UCF Online ensures that you receive a high-quality education from industry-leading faculty so that you are prepared with the skills and expertise needed to make an impact on your community and beyond.
Innovative Faculty and Research With Impact
Our faculty are committed to impacting change within the Central Florida community and beyond through education, research, and student facilitation. Whether through their own research or facilitating student research, our faculty members strive to find innovative solutions that drive change and create a stronger community.
Meet Our Faculty
Meet Health Care Informatics Program Director, Kendall Cortelyou
The healthcare industry is always evolving and searching for ways to improve. One area, in particular, that is driving this advancement is healthcare informatics applying technology and computer systems to healthcare.
Introducing Dr. Su-I Hou -This UCF Researcher Identifies Models for Healthy Aging
Su-I Hou, professor and founding director of UCF’s School of Global Health Management and Informatics, identified models of how older adults can best “age in community” mentally and physically — a more updated approach than “aging in place.”
Say hello to Professor Peter Delfyett who was inducted into the National Academy of Engineering
When Peter Delfyett first fell in love with science during elementary school, he imagined he would grow up to be a paleontologist. The Pegasus Professor of optics and photonics has spent his career developing futuristic technology.
Serving Growing Communities Through Accessible Online Education
At UCF Online, we’re committed to making education accessible for students across the globe. Throughout your degree, you’ll be inspired to find innovative solutions, discover new ways of thinking and develop leadership skills so that you can have a positive impact on local and global communities. We offer fully online degrees across many integral industries, including healthcare, education, engineering, and leadership and management.
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As a healthcare worker, you’ll play a vital role in keeping communities functional. Aside from the essential role doctors and nurses play in maintaining the health of community members, there are also the behind-the-scenes healthcare workers who help streamline processes and improve efficiencies when it comes to patient care, healthcare trends and the business activities of healthcare providers. Ready to find out what a career in healthcare could look like for you? Get started today!Explore Healthcare Programs
Without the innovative ideas of engineers, our bustling communities would come to a halt. As an engineer, you’ll be responsible for creating and developing the foundations that our communities are built upon and are responsible for, including traffic flow, city planning, utility resources, and so much more. Want to explore the digital world and help protect your community from cyber-attacks? Our computer engineering programs are here to help you level up your skills. From aerospace engineering to optics and photonics and everything in between, learn more about UCF’s fully online engineering degrees today.Explore Engineering Programs
Every community needs leaders to help drive change and propel them into the future. Whether you have political aspirations or are interested in managing teams in the public or private sector, leaders and managers help drive communities forward. Explore UCF Online’s leadership and management degree program options today.Explore Leadership and Management Programs
Make An Impact In Your Region With A Degree From UCF
Learn where you live and work with UCF Online. Your community has a big impact on your future. Employers across the state are familiar with the quality of UCF students, giving you an edge on the competition. Plus, the network of classmates, professors, advisors and tutors that you’ll build throughout your studies is a great resource for professional development. Your community is calling, so take the leap and make a difference right at home.
Online Degrees that Drive Community Innovation
Changemaker. Leader. Innovator. Creator. At UCF Online, you’ll be all these and so much more. You’ll learn to boldly make an impact. Consistently ranked and one of the most innovative schools by U.S. News & World Report and identified as a rising leader in social mobility, we pride ourselves on making quality education accessible to students of all backgrounds.
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Community Service and Safety
Space and City Planning
Welcome to Your Future
From undergraduate degrees to graduate degrees and certificates, UCF Online brings quality education, innovative thinking, and industry-leading faculty to you, no matter where you live. Ready to become a voice for change and innovation within your community? Start here.