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    Online Learning at the Extended Learning Institute of Northern Virginia Community College

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    Online Learning at the Extended Learning Institute of Northern Virginia Community College

  • students with laptop

    Online Learning at the Extended Learning Institute of Northern Virginia Community College

ELI offers associate degrees, certificates and courses available completely online.

Learn More About Online Learning at ELI

NOVA’s Extended Learning Institute (ELI) gives you the flexibility to fit education into your busy lifestyle from anywhere in the world. We offer several types of online courses and virtual hybrid courses. The structure of the courses is similar to traditional classroom instruction and assignments; you can even get help from online librarians. Start today and advance your career according to your personal scheduling needs!

Getting Started

New to ELI? Check out the video Is Online Learning for You, an introductory video about ELI and online courses.

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Diverse Academics

Explore the many areas of study, certificates, degrees and distinctive courses offered online through NOVA's Extended Learning Institute.

Inside ELI
  • Testing Information
    • ELI exams are not available at the Reston and Arlington Centers.
    • ELI and all other exams must be started 60 minutes prior to closing. Please allow extra time to find parking.
  • TESTING CENTER HOURS
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