BYU Independent Study - Online Courses

BYU Independent Study - Online Courses


Semiannual Maintenance

Saturday May 28th and Sunday May 29th our Office of Information Technology will be performing IT maintenance. This will result in periodic downtime and outages affecting virtually all BYU websites and services. If you are unable to access your course during this time please try back in a couple minutes.

Memorial Day Holiday

Our offices will be closed on Monday, May 30, to commemorate Memorial Day. We hope you enjoy your holiday!

High school scholarship program

We awarded thousands of academic and financial scholarships in 2015. Do your students qualify for high school scholarships? Click here to complete an application.

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.

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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.