Frequently Asked Questions

Even if you’ve studied online before, learning online at Northcentral University may be a little different. Read through some of our frequently asked questions below to learn more about what learning online at NCU will be like.

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What is accreditation and why should I care?

How does my degree online from Northcentral compare to degrees from brick and mortar schools?

What is NCU’s online course room like?

Am I ready to learn online?

How do I interact with faculty or fellow NCU students?

How flexible is the course schedule at NCU?

How long will it take me to complete my NCU program?

What kind of computer/Internet access do I need in order to learn at NCU?

What additional educational resources does NCU provide?

Is there an NCU graduation ceremony I can attend after I complete my program?

What benefits can I expect as an NCU graduate?