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Prepare to learn online

Taking a program online has lots of advantages, but the experience is different than learning in-class. Every online student has an advisor who helps ensure you have the support you need to succeed.

There are also a few things you can do to make sure you’re ready to study online.

Check your technology

You need access to high-speed Internet and a computer that meets our operating system requirements

Operating system requirements

Determine if studying online is for you

How well would taking online courses fit my lifestyle? Does taking online courses fit with how I learn? Do I have the time to devote to online courses?

Find out by taking the Motivational Survey

Assess your computer skills

Am I familiar enough with my computer and the Internet to access my course materials and resources? Do I know how to save and store my course work so I am able to find things when I need them? Am I comfortable enough with email to communicate with my instructor?

Find out by taking the Computer Skills Survey