Online & Hybrid Professional Education at Baylor

Baylor's online and hybrid programs offer the academically rigorous, Christian education you need to get ahead. Our programs provide flexible education opportunities that are backed by over 175 years of experience. Requiring both field and project work, as well as strategically scheduled immersions, the online programs are comprised of high-quality students and led by gifted faculty.

Online & Hybrid Degree Programs

CSD
Master of Science

Communication Sciences and Disorders 

Robbins College of Health and Human Sciences

The Master of Science in Communication Sciences and Disorders (CSD) online program is designed for aspiring speech-language pathologists (SLPs) who are dedicated to enhancing the quality of life for children and adults with speech, language, and hearing disorders.

DNP
Doctor of Nursing Practice

Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner

Louise Herrington School of Nursing

Develops exemplary nursing leaders by focusing on advanced methods to promote patient-centered care, knowledge of information systems and technology required to deliver transformative healthcare, and the skills needed to evaluate the healthcare needs of diverse and vulnerable populations.

DNP
Doctor of Nursing Practice

Executive Nurse Leadership

Louise Herrington School of Nursing

Prepares nurses with executive knowledge and competencies for influential leadership, data-driven business strategy and transformative care models.

DNP
Doctor of Nursing Practice

Family Nurse Practitioner

Louise Herrington School of Nursing

Prepares actively practicing RNs to lead the delivery of primary care to underserved populations, to implement new treatment methods and to improve patient outcomes for individuals, families and entire communities.

DNP
Doctor of Nursing Practice

Neonatal Nurse Practitioner

Louise Herrington School of Nursing

Prepares actively practicing RNs for an advanced practice role leading nursing care for infants through the first two years of life.

DNP
Doctor of Nursing Practice

Nurse-Midwifery

Louise Herrington School of Nursing

Provides holistic and women-centered care throughout the lifespan using the midwifery model of care.  

DNP
Doctor of Nursing Practice

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

Louise Herrington School of Nursing

Prepares for a role as a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner in both primary and acute environments, giving you advanced knowledge and a wider range of opportunities.

DNP
Doctor of Nursing Practice

Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

Louise Herrington School of Nursing

The online Doctor of Nursing Practice – Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (DNP-PMHNP) track develops knowledgeable mental health nursing leaders by examining the theoretical, conceptual and clinical models of mental health and addictions for diverse populations across the lifespan. 

DPT
Doctor of Physical Therapy

Robbins College of Health and Human Sciences

Blended learning format combines best practices in distance education, on-campus lab immersion sessions and clinical education experiences to prepare you as a physical therapist and servant leader in this vital profession.

EDD
Doctor of Education

Learning and Organizational Change

Baylor School of Education

The online EdD in Learning and Organizational Change prepares students to apply essential principles of teaching and learning to manage the dynamics of organizational change.

School Psychology
Ed.S. in School Psychology

School of Education
Baylor School Psychology - Dallas

The Baylor School Psychology program in Dallas is approved by the National Association of School Psychologists (NASP) and prepares and qualifies students to function as school psychologists in a school setting and qualifies you to work in public schools as school psychologists (or Licensed Specialist in School Psychology—LSSP if they serve in Texas). 

 

MA
Master of Arts in School Leadership

School of Education

Dual-track master’s program in school leadership brings together emerging Christian leaders in public and independent schools in a hybrid model that combines the best of face-to-face and virtual learning that will allow you to complete your coursework in one year.

MA
Master of Arts in Theology and Sports Studies

George W. Truett Theological Seminary

Provides Christian leaders and ministers in sports with a strong theological foundation, contextually-relevant formation, and cultural literacy so that they can engage with the people and culture of sports as thoughtful, faithful, and responsible Christians.

MBA
Master of Business Administration

Hankamer School of Business

Study at a nationally ranked research institution and learn how to approach complex business problems with faith-based integrity. 

MPH
Master of Public Health

Community Health

Robbins College of Health and Human Sciences

Combines the concepts and professional competencies of both public health and community health and is designed to equip students to lead, administer, and promote public health in a wide variety of local or global health-related settings.

MSBA
Master of Science in Business Analytics

Hankamer School of Business

Become a data-driven leader in as little as one year. You can enter this 100% online degree with any undergraduate major. There’s no application fee, and scholarships are available.

MSCS
Master of Science in Computer Science

Engineering and Computer Science

Prepares its graduates for the highest-demand roles in software engineering, and data science.

MSMS
Master of Science in Medical Science

Robbins College of Health and Human Sciences

Earn a powerful advantage for medical, dental or other professional health schools in this 100% online program. No GRE required. 

MSW
Master of Social Work

Diana R. Garland School of Social Work

Delivered by the Baylor University Diana R. Garland School of Social Work, the Master of Social Work (MSW) online program, MSW@Baylor, prepares passionate, aspiring social work professionals to serve and empower vulnerable populations worldwide and address injustice from a strengths-based perspective.

MPAS
Master of Physician Assistant Studies

Robbins College of Health and Human Sciences

COMING SOON: The Master of Physician Assistant Studies (MPAS) degree program seeks to produce highly skilled, mindful, and empathetic physician assistants through an innovative, career-focused educational program. Baylor anticipates seating its first class for this innovative hybrid program in Fall 2025.

OTD
Doctor of Occupational Therapy

Robbins College of Health and Human Sciences

Through a combination of on-campus lab immersions, online learning and fieldwork education, Baylor’s Doctor of Occupational Therapy program prepares practice scholars, educational innovators and professional leaders to meet the changing demands of the occupational therapy profession while providing excellent, client-centered care.

PHD
PhD in Social Work

Diana R. Garland School of Social Work

Baylor's PhD program is designed to develop leaders and educators who can lead visionary social work education or service programs and conduct original research addressing the complex social issues of our world.