Online learning isn't new to us. Rio Salado College has provided accessible, accredited and trusted higher education to more than 250,000 students.
Online classes, 24/7 support and affordable tuition make it possible to fit college into your life. With flexible Monday start dates, you can go to college on your time and take classes on your schedule. Earn your certificate or degree online the Rio way. Get credits that easily transfer to most universities.
Become a student today and rest easy knowing that you're taking online classes with a longtime, trusted learning provider.
Our tuition is $85 per credit hour for Maricopa county residents.
Real, Accredited Education
Nationally known for online education and accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.
40+ Years' Experience
Established in 1978, Rio Salado College is widely recognized for providing an accessible, affordable path to higher learning to meet the needs of today's students.
Try RioLearn Now
Try the interactive RioLearn demo now and learn what it's like to take an online class with Rio Salado College. RioLearn is the platform you will use to take your online classes.
Known as a "College without Walls," our online college campus extends outside Arizona from coast to coast in serving the nation's evolving educational needs.