Online diploma programs are higher education programs that typically take one or two years to complete. They are convenient for those who want advanced education and specialized skills without the time and expense of traditional on-site degree programs. What is an online diploma? This credential is awarded in recognition of successful completion of a higher education program. A diploma is earned a… Read more

Online diploma programs are higher education programs that typically take one or two years to complete. They are convenient for those who want advanced education and specialized skills without the time and expense of traditional on-site degree programs.

What is an online diploma? This credential is awarded in recognition of successful completion of a higher education program. A diploma is earned after demonstrating advanced knowledge and skills in a specific subject area. Online programs are typically offered by community colleges and technical schools, as well as some universities. They can be used to fill a gap between secondary education and longer degree programs, or as alternatives to traditional degree programs.

There are several benefits to obtaining an online diploma. Online programs are accessible and flexible, allowing people to fit their education into their own schedule. Online diploma programs also often teach skills that can benefit both your personal and professional life, including knowledge of complex subjects, ability to communicate with diverse people, and ability to apply training in various careers.

The costs of these programs vary considerably depending on the specific diploma program and the school that is offering it. Prospective students should thoroughly evaluate the costs and characteristics of diploma programs before beginning them.    

Online diplomas can increase your success and employment opportunities in many careers. Advanced knowledge and skills are valued by employers in all fields, including business, healthcare, industry, and technology. By completing diploma programs, individuals show that they have obtained expertise in a specific area, which usually gives them a competitive edge. Advanced education also often leads to increased opportunities for new work and responsibilities, as well as increased salaries.   

Online diploma programs are offered by various institutions worldwide. To get started with a course of study, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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University of Law Online
UK Online, United Kingdom

Our PGDip in Legal Technology is available for both law and non-law graduates, providing you with an insight into this rapidly developing area. You will learn the basics of th ... Read more

Our PGDip in Legal Technology is available for both law and non-law graduates, providing you with an insight into this rapidly developing area. You will learn the basics of this exciting and often disruptive technology in a legal context and the regulation which is being formed around it. Read less
Diploma
January 2020
Part-time
68 weeks
English
Online
 
Code Institute
Blackrock, Ireland

14 to 60 Week Online Bootcamp: Stay in your current job and retrain in an affordable way with our online diploma. You’ll have great support throughout this hands-on course and ... Read more

14 to 60 Week Online Bootcamp: Stay in your current job and retrain in an affordable way with our online diploma. You’ll have great support throughout this hands-on course and you’ll finish with a cool portfolio of work. Read less
Diploma
01 September 2020
Full-time
Part-time
14 weeks
English
Online
 
Institute Of Risk Management
London, United Kingdom

For 30 years, IRM's International Diploma in Risk Management has been the global choice of qualification with risk professionals and their employers. This post-graduate level ... Read more

For 30 years, IRM's International Diploma in Risk Management has been the global choice of qualification with risk professionals and their employers. This post-graduate level qualification has been developed by internationally recognised academics and industry practitioners to provide you with the knowledge and skills to manage risk and maximise opportunities in any organisation. Read less
Diploma
June 2020
Full-time
Part-time
3 years
31 December 2019
English
Online
 
Steinbeis University Berlin - Institute of Executive Capabilities
Berlin, Germany

The Diploma of Advanced Studies in Leadership & Management provides a comprehensive understanding and detailed knowledge of the core leadership and management mindsets and ... Read more

The Diploma of Advanced Studies in Leadership & Management provides a comprehensive understanding and detailed knowledge of the core leadership and management mindsets and practices. In this program, the systematic journey through the fundamentals of leadership and management will be combined with the discussion of important topics like digitalization, virtual work, diversity, etc. Read less
Diploma
November 2019
Part-time
6 months
English
Online
 
Engineering Institute Of Technology
Perth, Australia + 2 More

Gain strong underpinning knowledge and expertise in Industrial Automation covering a wide range of skills ranging from instrumentation, automation and process control, industr ... Read more

Gain strong underpinning knowledge and expertise in Industrial Automation covering a wide range of skills ranging from instrumentation, automation and process control, industrial data communications, process plant layout, project and financial management, and chemical engineering with a strong practical focus. Read less
Diploma
February 2020
Part-time
18 months
English
Online
 
Teesside University
Middlesbrough, United Kingdom

This distance learning mechanical engineering HND course is a Teesside University award delivered under licence from Pearson by Teesside University Open Learning.

This distance learning mechanical engineering HND course is a Teesside University award delivered under licence from Pearson by Teesside University Open Learning. Read less
Diploma
01 August 2020
Part-time
2 years
English
Online
 
Australian College of Skills & Education Pty Ltd
Oakhurst, Australia

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who apply project management skills and knowledge. They may manage projects in a variety of contexts, across a number of in ... Read more

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who apply project management skills and knowledge. They may manage projects in a variety of contexts, across a number of industry sectors. They have project leadership and management roles and are responsible for achieving project objectives. Read less
Diploma
01 January 2020
Full-time
Part-time
12 months
English
Online
 
Toronto Film School
Toronto, Canada + 3 More

Visual effects is the balanced amalgamation of the left brain and right brain thinking. Artists rely on technical skills and software knowledge to bring creative ideas to life ... Read more

Visual effects is the balanced amalgamation of the left brain and right brain thinking. Artists rely on technical skills and software knowledge to bring creative ideas to life and a filmmaker’s vision to the screen. Read less
Diploma
01 October 2020
Full-time
24 months
English
Online
 
Kelowna College of Professional Counselling
Kelowna, Canada

When being a good listener isn’t enough… Learn the skills and become a professional counsellor. KCPC’s specially designed one-year Diploma of Applied Psychology and Counseling ... Read more

When being a good listener isn’t enough… Learn the skills and become a professional counsellor. KCPC’s specially designed one-year Diploma of Applied Psychology and Counseling consists of 16 courses, each course 3 weeks in length. The accelerated curriculum provides practical knowledge and skill training, applicable to all types of counselling settings. Graduates are prepared for a wide range of career opportunities in private practice and mental health agencies. Read less
Diploma
01 September 2020
Full-time
English
Online
 
The Design Ecademy - Online Design Courses
Richmond, United Kingdom

Accredited Fashion Styling course if you want a Fashion Styling career in 2 yrs with potential for full BA. Online courses, no experience or qualifications required

Accredited Fashion Styling course if you want a Fashion Styling career in 2 yrs with potential for full BA. Online courses, no experience or qualifications required Read less
Diploma
01 August 2020
Full-time
Part-time
36 months
English
Online
 
London School Of International Business - LSIB
London, United Kingdom + 1 More

This 120 credit qualification has been created to develop and reward learners with legal skills and knowledge in international business law and to continue to bring recognitio ... Read more

This 120 credit qualification has been created to develop and reward learners with legal skills and knowledge in international business law and to continue to bring recognition and professionalism to a wide range of sectors. Read less
Diploma
01 August 2020
Full-time
9 months
English
Online
 
Engineering Institute Of Technology
Perth, Australia + 2 More

Join the next generation of electrical engineers and technicians and embrace a well paid, intensive yet enjoyable career by embarking on this comprehensive course on electrica ... Read more

Join the next generation of electrical engineers and technicians and embrace a well paid, intensive yet enjoyable career by embarking on this comprehensive course on electrical engineering. It is presented in a practical and useful manner - all theory covered is tied to a practical outcome. Read less
Diploma
March 2020
Part-time
18 months
English
Online
 
Engineering Institute Of Technology
Perth, Australia + 2 More

Join this interactive, LIVE ONLINE program, for 24 months part-time, to learn advanced skills and knowledge civil and structural engineering principles that can be applied in ... Read more

Join this interactive, LIVE ONLINE program, for 24 months part-time, to learn advanced skills and knowledge civil and structural engineering principles that can be applied in a variety of workplaces Read less
Diploma
February 2020
Part-time
24 months
English
Online
 
Engineering Institute Of Technology
Perth, Australia + 2 More

Join this interactive, LIVE ONLINE program, for 18 months part-time, to gain skills and know-how in the latest technologies in mechanical engineering

Join this interactive, LIVE ONLINE program, for 18 months part-time, to gain skills and know-how in the latest technologies in mechanical engineering Read less
Diploma
April 2020
Part-time
18 months
English
Online
 
Teesside University
Middlesbrough, United Kingdom

This distance learning petroleum engineering HND course is for learners who wish to work as technicians/technician engineers in the process engineering sector, manufacture, ma ... Read more

This distance learning petroleum engineering HND course is for learners who wish to work as technicians/technician engineers in the process engineering sector, manufacture, maintenance and testing. It has been developed in consultation with local industry and combines theory and practical work with the focus being on industrial applications. Read less
Diploma
01 August 2020
Part-time
2 years
English
Online