Values, Vision & Characteristics
Global. Action-oriented. Academically Excellent.
You are unique, so is Webster. From our historic Webster Groves campus to locations worldwide, every Webster University campus is inviting and personal — with an esteemed student-focused faculty. Our programs are flexible and our reach is global; both our students and faculty are from around the world creating a diverse learning environment.
Learn what makes Webster as unique as you are — and how we can provide the quality education, personal attention, diverse community, and global experience you are looking for.
Distinctive Student Experience
- Students experience an ideal, student-centered environment with small classes and personalized learning
- Students attend from across the United States and from more than 100 countries
- Diversity and inclusion are core values—we offer a welcoming environment
- Distinguished faculty members offer the right balance of global scholarship and professional experience
- Travel awards available – your opportunity to travel to worldwide Webster locations with Webster faculty and students
- Global feature in academic programs. The globalized curriculum is our distinctive hallmark
- Academic programs engage your mind and stimulate your understanding beyond your home country and culture
- Every student experiences a global learning component
- Every student is exposed to a worldwide network of fellow students who live, work and study around the U.S., Europe, Africa and Asia
- Learn in class today and apply it in real life tomorrow
- Five schools and colleges: Arts & Sciences; Business & Technology; Communications; Education; and Fine Arts
Distinctive Campuses and Network
- The beautiful and vibrant home campus located in Webster Groves offers undergraduate and graduate programs
- Students are able to create a unique experience based on each Webster University campus location while being assured of consistent academic quality at each location in each program
- A global reach with locations around the world and online—offers quality, convenience and access to learning
- Webster Groves/St. Louis is one node in the worldwide network. Ideas, academic content and contact with students and faculty are constant and free-flowing throughout the Webster network
A Global, Inclusive, Private, Nonprofit University
With its home campus in St. Louis, Missouri, USA, Webster University comprises an action-oriented global network of faculty, staff, students and alumni who forge powerful bonds with each other and with their communities around the globe. Founded in 1915, Webster is a private non-profit university with students studying at campus locations in North America, Europe, Asia and Africa and in a robust learning environment online. The university is committed to ensuring high-quality learning experiences that transform students for global citizenship and individual excellence.
Webster University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission, 230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500, Chicago, IL 60604, hlcommission.org • 800.621.7440.
Our mission is bold and appropriate for these times: Webster University, a worldwide institution, ensures high-quality learning experiences that transform students for global citizenship and individual excellence.
Online Learning & Degree Programs
A Prestigious Degree & World-Class Online Convenience
An online degree from Webster University offers the benefits of receiving your degree from Webster University while enjoying the convenience and flexibility of taking your courses online in a world-class learning experience.
Online Degree & Certificate Programs
Webster University offers over 50 online graduate, undergraduate, and certificate programs. Online courses offer the same rigor and standards as our courses taught on campus, and an online degree is the same as those earned on campus.
Begin your future today, and start earning your Webster University degree or certificate online!
Why Webster University Online?
Tradition and Technology
Webster University is a inclusive, private, non-profit U.S. based university accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. Built from nearly a century of traditional education, grounded in quality since 1915, Webster University is a worldwide institution that brings an extensive and dynamic international network to the global classroom. Courses in WorldClassRoom incorporate the latest educational technologies to provide a high-quality learning experience.
The Curriculum is Optimized for Online Learning
Courses in WorldClassRoom are specifically designed with the online learner in mind. Custom courses are created and delivered by the same distinguished faculty who teach on the ground. State of the art technology enhances online delivery, ensuring a direct and positive connection to the knowledge and expertise of our faculty and the online community.
WorldClassRoom provides for varied and unique perspectives. Your classmates and faculty may be anywhere in the world which provides for invaluable insights and world views that you may not be privy to in a traditional on-ground learning experience. As a WorldClassRoom student, you are building and engaging a network of international peers that will not only help you on your educational journey but will be indispensable to you once you have that diploma and are on your path to a career.