What to expect from an online degree?
The majority of online degrees are designed to provide students with the same quality than on-campus degrees. You will be required to read specific book chapters, contribute in group projects, participate in online discussions and submit assignments. Online degree classes are conducted via virtual portals and course materials such as syllabus and assignment instruction are distributed online. Lectures can be streamed online or pre-recorded and students can activity participate in different class forums. Designed in the majority for working professionals and students with busy schedules. An online degree offers flexibility and convenience as it allows students to complete their degrees virtually in their own schedule.
Most of the online programs will require students to have:
- Access to a computer and internet connection
- Windows XP/Vista/7 or Macintosh OS X 10.5 (or higher)
- 256MB of RAM (512MB recommended)
- 6GB hard drive
- Sound card and speakers