Is Distance Learning Right for You?

Distance Learning provides educational opportunities that are not limited to the time and space constraints of traditional classes. Online instructors use a wide variety of tools such as online lectures, assignments, tests, discussion forums, internet articles and streaming video. 

Earning college credit by taking online courses is convenient and flexible, but is not for everyone. Responsible study habits and the ability to learn independently are necessary to successfully complete online courses.

Review the following pages to see if online courses are right for you and to improve the skills needed for success.

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Dr. Paul Ramp, Director


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