Is Online Learning Right For Me?

Please go through the following question list and select ”yes” or “no” for each question.

1. Do you understand that online courses require a lot of work?

Yes
No
2. Are you organized and self-motivated?

Yes
No
3. Can you work well on your own and manage time effectively?

Yes
No

4. Can you do well in a situation where you are expected to do a lot of reading and writing?


Yes
No
5. Do you feel comfortable participating in classroom discussions?

Yes
No

6. Do you have basic computer skills that include; typing papers in a word processing program, saving files, copy/paste, file attachments, sending email, and web browsing?


Yes
No
7. Do you have regular access to a computer with an Internet connection?

Yes
No

8. Do you have a minimum of six hours a week (per online course) to spend on coursework?


Yes
No

9. Could you be successful in a learning environment without face-to face interaction with your instructor or classmates?


Yes
No

10. Could you complete coursework if you never came to campus?


Yes
No
If you answered “no” to more than two of these questions, online learning may not be the right choice for you.

Please contact your academic advisor for further assistance in making this important decision in your educational journey at SCCC.


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