Students participate in academic as well as religious education. And one of the best benefits is that courses are flexible, allowing students to complete assignments when it's convenient.
PathwayConnect courses help students learn basic skills, build confidence, develop spiritually, and gain abilities needed to succeed professionally and personally. PathwayConnect's academic courses are offered online, and religion classes are offered through local Church institutes of religion or online, depending on a student's age.
PathwayConnect offers two program versions.
Select a program below to learn more.
Proficient in English
PathwayConnect's Standard version is for students who are native English speakers or are otherwise proficient in the English language. Students should expect to spend 15–20 hours doing coursework each week. PathwayConnect takes 1 year (3 semesters) to complete. Students take one academic course and one religion course each semester.
Students learn study skills, self-reliance, academic planning, provident living, budgeting, goal setting, time management, and more.Learn More
Students learn to effectively demonstrate the use of formal written English and grammatical forms in personal and professional communication.Learn More
Intro to Algebra & Personal Finance
Students learn the fundamentals of basic mathematics, personal finance, and introductory algebra.Learn More
Age 18-30 Age 31+
PathwayConnect students ages 18-30 take one institute course each of the three terms they are enrolled in PathwayConnect at no extra cost. Available courses vary at each institute location.Find an Institute
Book of Mormon (Part 1)
Book of Mormon (Part 1) covers 1 Nephi-Alma 29. Doctrinal topics include faith, repentance, the Atonement, the premortal life, the purpose of life, and the doctrine of Christ.Learn More
Book of Mormon (Part 2)
Book of Mormon (Part 2) covers Alma 30-Moroni 10. Doctrinal topics include faith, repentance, the Atonement, the premortal life, the purpose of life, and the doctrine of Christ.Learn More
Jesus Christ and the Everlasting Gospel
This course focuses on the eternal ministry of Jesus Christ and His divine roles and teachings throughout His premortal, mortal, and postmortal life. Students will deepen their understanding of the Savior Jesus Christ and increase their personal discipleship.Learn More
When you leave this frail existence, your material possessions will remain here, but the Lord has declared that the knowledge you acquire here will rise with you in the resurrection.
Russell M. Nelson
"Education, a Religious Responsibility"