3 things to expect from your online courses

Online courses… Depending on who you ask they are either the best or the worst way to rack up your 120 semester credits. So how can that be? How can something as trivial as an online class cause such a divide? One word. Expectations! Like everything else in life, it’s all about expectations. Online courses aren’t any better or worse than other courses, they’re just different.

Go into it knowing that (especially if you’re a noob) and you’ll be fine. However, if you decide to take an online course and expect it to be similar to the traditional classes and lectures you’re used to… You’re gonna have a bad time. Read more

Online classes for college: Is distance learning right for you?

Whether you need one more class this summer to graduate or are working a part-time internship 500 miles away from your university, taking an online classes for college may be the answer to earning your degree sooner! Also known as distance learning, online classes are becoming increasingly popular, even with students who study at college full-time. Just be sure to consider all the potential pros and cons before committing to any online classes. Read more