BYU Independent Study - Online Courses

BYU Independent Study - Online Courses

Upcoming IT Maintenance: Thursday–Saturday, November 26–28

The Office of Information Technology will be performing IT maintenance during this holiday maintenance window (11/26–11/28), which will result in downtime and outages affecting virtually all BYU websites and services. We appreciate your patience throughout this holiday.


Thanksgiving Holiday

Our offices will be closed November 26 and 27 in celebration of Thanksgiving. We're grateful for our many students! What are you grateful for?

Happy Thanksgiving!

Updated business hours beginning August 31, 2015

Customer Service: Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. mountain time
Testing Center: Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. mountain time (the last test will be handed out at 5:00 p.m.)

New high school scholarship program

With the New Year, we’ve rolled out a brand new scholarship program where scholarships are now academically and financially based. Check it out here.

Promotional material available

For promotional materials such as catalogs, brochures, flyers, or posters, click here.

Teacher-led courses

We now have complete French, Spanish, German, Chinese, Arabic, Japanese, Russian, and ASL Teacher-led Language courses. Click here for more information.

Featured content

We offer many benefits to our students

  • Low-cost tuition
  • More than 500 online courses
  • Start courses at any time
  • Up to a year to complete your course
  • Friendly and fast customer support
  • Free tutoring
  • Reliability: We’ve been around since 1921

We provide options

BYU Independent Study offers course options to better serve students’ unique circumstances and different learning needs.

  • Teacher-led courses
    Our teacher-led courses provide students all the benefits of our self-paced courses, along with a highly interactive, online experience.
  • Online courses
    Our Online courses provide advanced features and productivity tools, including a student homepage, improved access to student grades, and a student progress calendar.
  • Paper Courses
    Our traditional Paper courses are self-paced and can be accessed online.
More information.