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Open Learning

Open Learning (OL) provides distance learning for everyone. Our online and distance courses and programs may be completed anytime, anywhere. Gain a new career and a new perspective while maintaining a flexible schedule.

About Open Learning

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OL is the online and distance education provider of TRU and a leader in providing access to post-secondary education (PSE) through online and distance courses and programs.

With OL, you can access accredited PSE wherever you live and work. Registration for most courses is always open, and our flexible scheduling options let you complete your studies according to your timeline.

If you’re returning to school, we specialize in assessing prior education and work experience—so you don’t have to start from scratch!

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Greg Ryan

This Bachelor of Technology, Trades and Technology Leadership (BTTTL) student built on his Red Seal certifications and worked toward a university degree.

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Nicole Wershler

This Bachelor of General Studies (BGS) grad balanced her university studies with work and family life to take her career by storm.

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