Open Learning Academy
Advancing Your

Doane University's Open Learning Academy was created for students and healthcare professionals seeking to further their education and advance in their careers, without ever having to put their lives on hold. Open Learning Academy strives to help students fill the missing gaps on their transcripts to help them achieve their educational and career goals.

Is Open Learning Academy Right For You?

Are you missing science prerequisites to gain acceptance into medical, nursing, physical therapy, or chiropractic school?

YES, Open Learning Academy is Right for YOU!

Are you missing an undergraduate science requirement to graduate on time?

YES, Open Learning Academy is Right for YOU!

Are you needing a science or health-related course to meet state licensure or professional development hours?

YES, Open Learning Academy is Right for YOU!

Are you interested in exploring an education in science or health-related courses?

YES, Open Learning Academy is Right for YOU!

Whatever your reason, let Doane University's Open Learning Academy help you. With dedicated faculty and quality online courses you can count on us to help you achieve your goals.

The Difference is Doane

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Innovation, connection, and quality education firmly rooted in real-world preparation—these values are held in high esteem at Doane University. For more than 140 years, we’ve been achieving excellence in a broad range of academic fields while equipping students with everything needed for success and leadership, all while continually pushing boundaries forward and finding new ways to empower individuals. Now we’ve expanded our impact across the country—thanks to the Open Learning Academy, everyone can experience the Doane Difference.

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Fully Accredited University

You will get a great education. All Open Learning Academy courses are accredited through the Higher Learning Commission and are developed to the same high standards as on-campus courses.

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Course Rigor and Quality

We do online different. OLA courses are fast-paced and challenging, helping students to build a strong foundation in prerequisite material through quality pedagogy and assessment practices.

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Personal Support

We’re with you from start to finish, from the moment you register until the day you complete your course. You’ll talk to real people and get the support you need to do your best work.

Meet Our Staff

As an Open Learning Academy student, you’ll have access to a team of real professionals who make it their priority to help you succeed. The same individuals who administer the program and develop the courses are available to guide and support you in your learning.

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