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There is plenty of discussion about online college. A lot of students taking up online learning, find them very useful as it helps them jump up the career ladder without having to give up full-time work.

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5 things to help you decide if online college is right for you

5 Things To Help You Decide If Online College Is Right For You

There is plenty of discussion about online college. A lot of students taking up online learning, find them

very useful as it helps them jump up the career ladder without having to give up full-time work. But not

everyone’s excited, especially those who prefer the buzz and excitement associated with conventional

colleges. If you are on the fence about joining an online program, here are a few things to help you

decide.

Are you self-disciplined?

Are you a stickler for deadlines? Are you someone who easily gives in to temptation? Online learning is

not for procrastinators. Most online programs follow a rigorous schedule. You cannot afford to miss

assignment deadlines – even missing one due datecould have a domino effect. Of course, you can

always ask friends, can you do my homework, but you cannot rely on them for the entire course.

Are you self-motivated?

Unlike an in-class course, online learningfollows the same routine. You log in to listen to the video

lectures, complete assignments, comment on discussion boards and take up exams. Nothing is ever

done out of the blue – everything, including the quiz schedule, is planned ahead. Successful online

students are highly motivated. They do not mind the humdrum of online learning. To manage the

boredom that occasionally creeps in, they join course related forums and discussion posts. Some of

them even take up virtual group studies.

Are you comfortableusing computer and accessories?

A large majority of online students includes people in their mid 50’s and 60’s. They’re in here for the

experience, or looking for a career change. Not everyone in this demographic is wary of technology,

some of them are quite savvy and could teach us a thing or two about computers. If you are one among

the former group people, sign up for a short-term course to help you navigate technology and

understand the internet.

Are you an independent learner?

Universities offer plenty of support for students by way of student relationship advisors and counselors.

The instructor too is easy to help. But they usually have fixed working hours. Tough luck if your study

hours do not coincide with their office hours. You can, however, lookfor help online. There are plenty of

websites offering to explain things in detail. And if you’re still confused, hire an online class help tutor.

Can I really pay someone to take my online class? Yes, you can!

Resource Box:

The Author manages a take my online class website. He also guides students on the right course

to choose through his online class help blogs.


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