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Accelerated Courses for Non-WTAMU Students

choose a course

1. Choose a Course

6-week courses

Education on Demand’s accelerated courses allow students to cut their class time from 16-weeks to 6 weeks, while still covering all the learning objectives of the longer course.  Students should talk to their academic advisor and university or college to ensure that an EoD accelerated class will transfer to their university and count for their plan of study.

register

2. Register

Registration is easy! Just enroll via our online registration form.

Please Note: If you are not a current WTAMU student, registration does not constitute full admission to WTAMU. Non-WT students at universities in Texas must be compliant with Texas Success Initiative requirements in order to take accelerated courses.

Send Transcripts

3. Send transcripts from you previous school

Have transcript from your current (or last) university sent to:

Education on Demand
West Texas A&M University
WTAMU Box 60185
Canyon, Texas 79016

or email them to

educationondemand@wtamu.edu

Transcripts must be received one week prior to the course start date. The transcript can be an unofficial copy as long as it has the university name and logo and the student's name.

Pay Online Once

4. Pay online once your registration is confirmed

After Registrar enrolls you in the course, you will receive a welcome email with a WT ID number and instruction to pay online. Tuition is due on the first day of class.

Tuition is $699 for a three-credit hour course.

Questions? Call 806-651-2037 for more information.

Enrollment Requirements

You may enroll in an accelerated course for college credit at West Texas A&M University if you have a high school diploma or the equivalent, and are TSI complete. Enrollment in an Education on Demand course does not constitute admission to the university.

Transcripts & Degree Plans

Upon successful completion of an accelerated course, students earn credit from WT, which appears on their official transcript.

Dropping an accelerated course

Accelerated courses follow the university drop policy for summer sessions. Accelerated courses dropped before the fourth class day will not appear on an official transcript. Accelerated courses dropped after the fourth class day and within the 12th class day will appear as an X on an official transcript. All students enrolled in an accelerated course after the 12th class day will receive a letter grade at the end of the course.

Billing & Payment

Accelerated courses are three-credit hour courses and cost $699. Course fees are not transferable from one course to another.

Tuition for accelerated classes is charged to the student account on the first day of the accelerated class. Payment can be made online through Buff Advisor, in person at the Business Office, or by mail. For accepted payment methods, please refer to the Business Office.

 To pay for an accelerated course, choose the appropriate option from the choices below.

  • If you are already on a payment plan, your accelerated course cost will be added to your total WT bill.
    • Pay the appropriate percentage at the next payment deadline.
    • If you do not pay the appropriate percentage by the next payment deadline, $15 fees will accumulate.
  • Enroll in a payment plan for $25.
    • Pay the appropriate percentage by the next payment deadline. For example, if you sign up for a payment plan between the 2nd and 3rd payment deadline, 75% of the bill will be due on the 3rd payment deadline.
    • If you do not pay the appropriate percentage by the next payment deadline, $15 fees will accumulate.

Refunds and Transfers

Accelerated courses follow the university refund policy for summer sessions. Accelerated courses dropped by midnight of the fourth class day will be refunded, while accelerated courses dropped after the fourth class day will be due in full.  Accelerated course fees are non-transferrable.

Books and Materials

Required materials are listed in the syllabus or course guide, which will be furnished after registration is complete. Textbooks may be purchased from the University Bookstore. 

Integrity of Work

It is imperative that each student does his/her own work. Evidence of plagiarism by the student will be sufficient reason for the assignment of a failing grade. 

Transcripts

To receive a transcript, order a WTAMU transcript online.

Accelerated Courses for WTAMU Students

Choose a Course

1. Choose a course

6-week courses

Education on Demand’s accelerated courses allow students to cut their class time from 16-weeks to 6 weeks, while still covering all the learning objectives of the longer course. It’s the perfect solution for students who are motivated to complete courses at a faster pace. Students should talk to their academic advisor prior to registering for an accelerated class to ensure the EoD course is in their plan of study.

 

Register

2. Register

Register for this class through Buff Advisor. Accelerated courses can be found through searches by subject area, or for classes with the section E. Accelerated courses for session 1 are designated by E1, while accelerated courses for session 2 are designated by E2.

Pay Online once your registration is confirmed

3. Pay online once your registration is confirmed

Tuition is due on the first day of class. Accelerated courses (section E1 and E2) qualify for financial aid.

Tuition is $699 for a three-credit hour course.

Questions? Call 806-651-2037 for more information.

Students can register for accelerated courses up to the second day after the course start date. Students enrolling in accelerated courses begin on the scheduled start date for the accelerated session.

Accelerated course hours count for:

  • Full-time status
  • Full-time status for Financial Aid purposes, if in the student's degree plan
  • Verification of enrollment for insurance and housing for the semester the student enrolled
  • Attempted hours and overall completion percentage
  • The 150% rule for Financial Aid
  • Cumulative grade point average
  • Tuition rebates

Accelerated courses do NOT count for:

  • the 6 drop limit
  • 30/45 hour rules
  • Repeated courses

Restrictions for Education on Demand Classes:

  1. Financial aid is not available for self-paced courses. Financial aid is available for accelerated courses that apply towards a degree plan.
  2. A maximum of 9 semester hours of EoD courses may be applied toward a bachelor’s degree.
  3. Students completing a degree form WTAMU must have approval from their dean to take a self-paced course. EoD seeks approval on behalf of the student upon student’s registration in a course. Should a problem arise, EoD will contact the student immediately to make other arrangements.
  4. EoD accelerated courses can replace a grade or a drop. Please note that EoD course grades automatically replace previous grades; grade replacement does NOT take the higher grade or the average of the two grades.
  5. Self-paced study hours cannot be applied toward a master’s degree. However, these hours can be used for leveling.
  6. Students who have been suspended from any university may not earn EoD course credit from WTAMU during the stated period of time.
  7. All students taking must be compliant with Texas Success Initiative (TSI) requirements.

Academic Credit

Upon successful completion of accelerated course, students earn credit from WTAMU, which will appear on their official transcript.

Dropping an accelerated course

Accelerated courses follow the university drop policy for summer sessions. Accelerated courses dropped before the fourth class day will not appear on an official transcript. Accelerated courses dropped after the fourth class day and before the 12th class day will appear as an X on an official transcript. All students enrolled in an accelerated course after the 12th class day will receive a letter grade at the end of the course. This means that students who do not complete the work by the last day of class will receive an F.

Students receiving Financial Aid and taking accelerated courses are not allowed to drop themselves on Buff Advisor or Student Planning after the 12th class day of the current long semester, as doing so may affect their Financial Aid status. Students with Financial Aid taking accelerated courses should not drop accelerated courses until they consult with Financial Aid. Students who do not receive Financial Aid may drop on Buff Advisor, Student Planning, or by contacting the Education on Demand office.

Billing and Payment

Accelerated courses are three-hour courses and cost $699. Course fees are not transferable from one course to another.

Accelerated courses count towards Financial Aid eligibility and qualify for Financial Aid if in the student's degree plan. Tuition for accelerated classes is charged to the student account on the first day of the accelerated class. Payment can be made online through Buff Advisor, in person at the Business Office, or by mail. For accepted payment methods, please refer to the Business Office.

 To pay for an accelerated course, choose the appropriate option from the choices below.

  • If you are already on a payment plan, your accelerated course cost will be added to your total WT bill.
    • Pay the appropriate percentage at the next payment deadline.
    • If you do not pay the appropriate percentage by the next payment deadline, $15 fees will accumulate.
  • Enroll in a payment plan for $25.
    • Pay the appropriate percentage by the next payment deadline. For example, if you sign up for a payment plan between the 2nd and 3rd payment deadline, 75% of the bill will be due on the 3rd payment deadline.
    • If you do not pay the appropriate percentage by the next payment deadline, $15 fees will accumulate.
  • Pay in full within 10 calendar days.
    • A hold will be placed on your account until your bill is paid, although no fees will accumulate.

Refunds and Transfers

Fees are not transferable from one course to another. Accelerated courses follow the university refund policy for summer sessions. Accelerated courses dropped by midnight of the fourth class day will be refunded, while accelerated courses dropped after the fourth class day will be due in full.

Books and Materials

Required materials are listed in the syllabus or course guide, which will be furnished after registration is complete. Textbooks may be purchased from the University Bookstore. 

Lesson Grades

Generally, standard letter grades are issued on lessons; however, some instructors may use “satisfactory” or “unsatisfactory.” The course study guide will outline the grading system used for that individual course. Most, but not all, courses are a combination of lessons and exams to calculate a final grade.

When contacting professors, students should allow 48 business hours for a response and up to 10 working days for grading of lessons and papers.

Integrity of Work

It is imperative that each student does his/her own work. Evidence of plagiarism by the student will be sufficient reason for the assignment of a failing grade. 

Graduation Deadline

EoD must receive completed course work and final exam(s) for non-WTAMU students at least four weeks before graduation. Otherwise, graduation cannot be guaranteed. 

Transcripts

A copy of a student’s permanent record (transcript) is available from The Office of The Registrar only by written authorization of the student. To receive a transcript, order a WTAMU transcript online