Online College

Is Online Learning Right for You?

This survey will help determine if you are a good candidate for online learning.

1. I believe in taking responsibility for myself and my education.

Yes or No

2. I am goal-directed. If I set my sights on a result, I usually achieve it.

Yes or No

3. I am self-disciplined and self-motivated.

Yes or No

4. I manage my time wisely, keep track of assignments and meet deadlines.

Yes or No

5. I am able to communicate successfully without face-to-face interaction.

Yes or No

6. I am good at comprehending what I read.

Yes or No

7. I have the tools required for online learning, a dependable computer and reliable access to the Internet.

Yes or No

8. I can dedicate 9+ hours per week for each online class to complete the course requirements.

Yes or No

If you answered "Yes" to 6-8 questions:

You are probably a good candidate for online learning.

If you answered "Yes" to 4-5 questions:

Think about the goals you want to achieve, be mindful of time management, stay focused inside the course and do not procrastinate. Doing this will help you succeed in the online environment.

If you answered "Yes" to 0-3 questions:

Online learning might not be for you; may be better if you were in a traditional class with a face-to-face instructor.

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