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Doane University Online

Doane University Online

The Doane experience we’ve been giving you since 1872, now online.

Doane University proudly offers a suite of individual courses, as well as undergraduate and graduate degree programs for online learners. Our courses are designed by Done professors and taught through the learning management system Canvas, creating a personal, flexible experience that is available at any time, from anywhere with an internet connection.

Currently offering online programming in:

  • Agribusiness
  • Business Administration
  • Certified Lifestyle Medicine Executive
  • Graduate Level Early Childhood Teaching Endorsement
  • Healthcare Administration
  • Liberal Arts
  • Lifestyle Medicine
  • Masters of Arts in Management
  • Masters of Business Administration
  • Masters of Education in Curriculum and Instruction
  • Masters of Science in Instructional Design and Technology
  • As well as several classes in science, math, business and humanities through our Open Learning Academy.

Doane University is fully accredited through the Higher Learning Commission, and is authorized to offer online programs. Doane University is also a full participant in the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA) which extends our Nebraska accreditation to students in states participating in SARA. To learn more about our accreditation, click here

Open Learning Academy Courses

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Open Learning Academy

Students can fill in the gaps of their transcripts to further their educational and career opportunities. Students can advance in any field, and because courses are online, students never have to put their lives on hold for it.

Undergraduate Programs



The Agribusiness program prepares individuals to manage agricultural businesses and agriculturally-related operations. A degree in agribusiness blends agricultural sciences curriculum as well as a strong foundation in economics and business management.

Graduate Programs

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Master of Business Administration

Doane's Master of Business Administration includes seven unique emphasis areas for students to choose from, creating a personalized experience tailored to any industry.

Master of Arts in Management

Master of Arts in Management

Uses an interdisciplinary approach to promote the development of students as both leaders and managers.

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Master of Education in Curriculum & Instruction

Our online Curriculum and Instruction program gives special attention to the needs of K-12 teachers.

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Master's of Science in Instructional Design and Technology

Prepares individuals to lead in the design, development, and integration of technology and online learning into academic and private sectors.