Home > Course Descriptions
With so many start dates, you are bound to find a class that fits your lifestyle and schedule.
Search for Online Classes
Search all class types
Whether you are just taking a class to transfer, a job promotion, or simply for pleasure, it can count towards a certificate or degree from NOVA! ELI offers many degree and certificate programs that you can earn entirely online.
Explore Online Degrees and Certificate Programs
Northern Virginia Community College, as a member of the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements, has reciprocal agreements with most states to allow students living in those states to take NOVA online courses through ELI.
A growing number of courses at NOVA are utilizing freely accessible, high-quality, openly licensed educational materials commonly referred to as Open Educational Resources (OER), and are designated as "digital open courses."
Learn More about Digital Open Courses
ELI students can take advantage of FREE online tutoring through Smarthinking.