Johnson & Wales University College of Online Education

About Johnson & Wales University College of Online Education

The Johnson & Wales University College of Online Education offers the same high-quality, professionally focused degree programs that have defined our 100-year history.

As a student, you'll benefit from competitively priced tuition, small class sizes, personal advising, financial assistance options, flexible credit transfer policies and the opportunity to learn from highly credentialed faculty who bring years of expertise, experience and mentorship to your education – all in our convenient online format.


  • We continually work to improve and plan for a sustainable future as a university while offering relevant degree programs
  • We use experiential and work-integrated learning to help you learn professionally relevant skills
  • We look for innovative ways to continue offering affordable, competitively priced tuition
  • We embrace diversity to help create a richly inclusive online learning community
  • We adhere to high ethical standards in everything we do
  • We invest heavily in our faculty and staff to ensure that you're working with some of the top teaching talent and university staff in the country
  • We provide facilities, technology and other resources designed to give you everything you need to succeed


Professional competence – We'll help you acquire the skills and knowledge you need to succeed in your chosen profession.

Foundation for lifelong learning – We'll help you become a better communicator, critical and creative thinker, and quantitative and scientific observer – all things that prepare you for a lifetime of learning and growth.

Global and community citizenship – We'll help you build an awareness of ethical responsibility and cultural/global diversity, so you can live and work collaboratively as a contributing member of society.


Johnson & Wales University College of Online Education is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges Inc. (NEASC), through its Commission on Institutions of Higher Education. This accreditation encompasses the university's 4 campuses in Providence, Rhode Island; North Miami, Florida; Denver, Colorado; and Charlotte, North Carolina, and its online programs. Inquiries regarding JWU's accreditation status should be directed to

Office of the Provost
Johnson & Wales University
One Weybosset Hill, Sixth Floor
33 Broad Street
Providence RI 02903
Phone: 401-598-4535

School Website: Johnson & Wales University College of Online Education