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Correspondence Self-Paced Studies


Correspondence self-paced study provides the opportunity to earn college-level course credit without attending regularly scheduled on-campus classes. Students can enroll in a course at any time, and the nine-month enrollment period allows students to complete course work at their own pace.

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Important Announcements

Attention Non-Texas Residents

Due to new federal regulations, we are limited in the enrollments we are able to accept from students residing outside of the State of Texas. Please contact the Office of Distance and Extended Learning before submitting your enrollment application to confirm that we are able to enroll you in our program.

Increased Tuition

Effective September 1, 2015, course fees for all correspondence self-paced study courses have increased to $251.21 per semester credit hour for undergraduate courses and $301.21 per semester credit hour for graduate courses.

See the Costs page for for additional information.


New Online Course Offerings

Many of our courses are now available online. See our Course Offerings page.


IT Assistance Center (ITAC) Offers Service Desk Hours 24/7/365

The ITAC Service Desk (Call Center and LiveChat) offers hours of operation: 24 hours/day, 7 days/week, and 365 days/year.

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Scheduled Office Closing 2015-2016

September 7th - Labor Day

November 26th-27th - Thanksgiving

December 21st-January 1st - Christmas

January 18th - Martin Luther King Jr. Day

March 14th-18th - Spring Break

May 30th - Memorial Day

July 4th - Independence Day

Are you ready for correspondence self-paced study?

ODEL on Twitter

@Amber_Ryan206 Congrats and happy Thanksgiving!
Thu Nov 26 13:58:42 CST 2015
Have a wonderful Thanksgiving holiday from the Office of Distance and Extended Learning! https://t.co/eB2NVjhGaQ
Thu Nov 26 11:04:01 CST 2015