Online Courses FAQs

Update on the termination of the Adams State University partnership as of Spring 2018

Official communications from Adams State University and the Gilder Lehrman Institute regarding termination of their partnership

Can I transfer my credits elsewhere?

If I am enrolled at ASU and taking Gilder Lehrman courses, will I need to re-enroll in order to take ASU’s courses?

If I enroll in ASU courses, what will the tuition be?

Will the Gilder Lehrman Institute continue to offer graduate online courses?

I’ve completed all my courses and am working on my thesis. Will I be affected by this?


What is the workload for courses?

Are lectures available to view at any time?


What platform are Adams State courses on?

Do I need to be tech-savvy in order to take a Gilder Lehrman online course?

What sort of computer do I need in order to participate in the live sessions? Do I need speakers? Can I use an iPad?

What does each course cost?

Do you offer scholarships or any other financial aid?

What if I decide to withdraw? Can I get a refund of my registration fee?

Can I earn Continuing Education Units (CEUs) or Professional Development Points (PDPs)?


May I join a Gilder Lehrman online course as a high school student or undergraduate college student?

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