As of 2015, the University of North Carolina at Charlotte offers online classes though its department of distance education. Classes are offered in subjects, such as education, engineering, nursing and kinesiology. Students can also complete certificates, bachelor's and master's degrees in these areas online at UNC Charlotte.
UNC Charlotte offers classes online leading to bachelor of science degrees in engineering technology with a focus on either fire safety or electrical. The college also offers two bachelor of science degrees in kinesiology: respiratory therapy and neurodiagnostics and sleep science. Masters degree nursing students can take classes online leading to a degree in nursing administration, public health or nursing education. UNC Charlotte also offers a variety of education classes online.