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Is Online Learning Right For Me?

What do you need to Succeed in an Online Course?

  • Self discipline
  • Ability to work independently
  • Enough time to devote to your studies
  • Basic computer proficiencies should include:
    • Navigating the Internet
    • Creating user accounts and profiles
    • Using a word processing program
    • Saving files in various formats
    • Participating in online communication forums
    • Creating and sending email attachments
  • Basic Technology Requirements include:
    • A personal computer
    • A word processing program such as Microsoft Word
    • An internet connection at home, preferably broadband (DSL or cable)
    • A web browser (Apple Safari, Mozilla Firefox, Microsoft Internet Explorer)
    • Adobe Acrobat Reader

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