Pathway Connect

Low Cost

Take university-level classes at a price you can afford


Fit online courses around your schedule and personal responsibilities

What is PathwayConnect?

One year. Online. University preparation.

PathwayConnect is a reduced-cost online program that prepares students to start or finish a degree by building spiritual confidence and teaching foundational academic skills. And all course credits count toward a bachelor's degree.

PathwayConnect tuition in United States (Standard) costs $73.00 per credit.1

Tuition figures are represented in U.S. dollars. In some countries there may be taxes, payments, or other credits associated with education. It is an individual's responsibility to understand and comply with tax laws for their country. Students are encouraged to consult their local tax authority for more information.
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Learn skills. Gain confidence.


Each semester during PathwayConnect, students take a light courseload consisting of both academic and religious education. PathwayConnect courses are designed to help students learn basic skills and gain the confidence and abilities needed to succeed in college and in life.

Skills learned include:
  • Critical decision making
  • Goal setting
  • Time management
  • Teamwork
  • Collaboration
  • Study skills
  • Budgeting
  • Career Planning


More than just courses

In addition to taking academic and religion courses, PathwayConnect students also gather once each week at local institute buildings, church meetinghouses, or virtually through online groups where they participate in educational and leadership activities related to their courses, build lifelong friendships, and deepen testimonies of Jesus Christ.

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Certificates & Degrees

A path to a better future

After completing PathwayConnect, students may apply their course credits toward a BYU-Idaho online degree at the same reduced cost.

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Continue education and/or improve employment


Increased testimony of their Savior


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