Is Online Learning for Me?

Take the quiz below to find out if taking an online class is right for you.

  1. high - I need it immediately for a degree, job, or other important reason.
    moderate - I could take it on campus later or substitute another course.
    low - it is a personal interest that could be postponed.

  2. not particularly important to me.
    somewhat important to me.
    very important to me.

  3. often gets things done ahead of time.
    needs reminding to get things done on time.
    put things off until the last minute.

  4. rarely helpful to me.
    trying to follow the directions on my own, the asking help as needed.
    having the instructions explained to me.

  5. figuring out the instructions myself.
    trying to follow the directions on my own, then asking for help as needed.
    having the instructions explained to me.

  6. rarely.
    sometimes.
    often.

  7. more than for a campus course.
    the same as for a class on campus.
    less than for a class on campus.

  8. I look forward to learning new skills.
    I feel apprehensive, but try anyway.
    I put it off or try to avoid it.

  9. good - I usually understand the text without help.
    average - I sometimes need help to understand the text.
    below average - I often need help to understand the text.

  10. I have difficulty getting to campus, even in the evenings and on weekends.
    I may miss some lab assignments or exam deadlines if campus labs are not open evenings and weekends.
    I can go to campus anytime.