Part Time and Online Study


Study While Working Full Time 

Graduate degree can expand your career opportunities and boost your earnings. However, managing full-time studies and a job, family, or other commitments is challenging. That's why at Memorial, we offer exceptional, quality-assured options for over 30 graduate programs. These options are designed to meet your unique needs at different life and career stages while offering the education that gives your career a competitive edge.

By joining Memorial University as a part-time graduate student, you can take advantage of flexible class times and online course options that would allow you to finish your degree on your own schedule. Several research-based programs can also accommodate part-time learners. Below are some of the graduate programs that offer part-time study: 


Available Worldwide 

Memorial University is a Canadian leader in online learning, offering a wide range of courses designed specifically for a web-based environment through the innovative BrightSpace learning management system. BrightSpace enables students to submit assignments, complete quizzes, participate in discussion forums and class chats, and email instructors, all from one place. Course materials are delivered in effective and accessible ways, using a variety of resources such as video conferencing, interactive multimedia and other state-of-the-art learning technologies.

Graduate Master's programs that are available completely through online learning include:

Mixed-mode programs offer at least 75% of courses online with only some components (i.e. seminars, residencies, etc.) to be completed on campus. Mixed mode Master's programs include:

Affordable Tuition and Fees 

Payment Plan B is usually recommended for part-time students. Please visit Tuition, Fees and Funding page for more information.  There is a charge for distance courses and certain special delivery courses for certain student cohorts. Please visit the Online Learning website for details.

Extensive Student Support 

To help you achieve a successful outcome in your online learning studies, we have developed a wide range of supports, services and resources for students studying online.  

Contact Us

We'd love to hear from you! If you have questions or are looking for more information regarding programs offered via part-time study, please join our webinar or send us a message

"I would definitely recommend checking out Memorial University. The programs are all excellent and the instructors are really great. They are always available for extra suport when you need it." Sarah Messervey, Master of Nursing Student, Faculty of Nursing.



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