Learn by Term

Our more traditional online offering, Learn by Term offers typical semester-long courses online. Students complete affordable online degree, certificate, and diploma programs offered through the Learn by Term online learning model.

The following Learn by Term Programs have Associate Degrees, Diplomas and/or certificates you may earn fully online (Links to each on the right side of page):

Associate in Art (Pre-Baccalaureate)
Associate in Science (Pre-Baccalaureate)

Business Administration Systems: Associate Degree, Diploma and Certificate
Computer Aided Drafting & Design: Diploma and Certificate
Computer and Information Technologies: Associate Degree and Certificate
Criminal Justice: Associate Degree
Interdisciplinary Early Childhood Education: Certificate
Logistics & Operations Management: Associate Degree and Certificate
Marine Technology: Associate Degree and Certificate
Medical Information Technology:Associate Degree, Diploma and Certificate

While these offerings are primarily offered online, some require exams and lab activities which may require on-site visits at an approved location convenient for the student.

Learn by Term courses require a computer with Internet access and an active KCTCS e-mail account. In addition, online learning requires a certain amount of computer savvy. Learners should know basic word processing, how to send and receive e-mail, and how to complete attachments. Learn by Term classes require communication with faculty and other students via e-mail or discussion groups, taking online or proctored exams, and submitting various assignments via attachments.

West Kentucky Community and Technical College currently offers over 250 sections of Learn by Term courses. As a West Kentucky Community and Technical College student, you may register for Learn by Term courses offered from any KCTCS College.