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What is distance learning and how can it help students?
Students use distance learning to take high school, college, technical, or vocational courses. Students learn at a distance using combinations of textbooks,...
Fri, 9 Dec, 2016 at 6:50 AM
Are there special requirements for enrolling in the courses or programs?
Some courses have prerequisites. There may be other requirements that must be completed prior to enrolling in a course or degree program.  The school ...
Fri, 9 Dec, 2016 at 6:50 AM
How many courses can be taken at one time?
Counselors recommending courses should consider the ability and experience of the student. Unless the student has demonstrated successful completion of dist...
Fri, 9 Dec, 2016 at 6:50 AM
How do counselors know if students need a distance learning course?
Locally conducted and attended college or university courses usually are best for most students. However, if a desired course or degree is not available or ...
Fri, 9 Dec, 2016 at 6:50 AM
How are students enrolled?
Students must contact the school to register and enroll. Before enrolling in a course or degree program, students should consider the possibility of rece...
Fri, 9 Dec, 2016 at 6:50 AM
How much tuition assistance will a student receive?
In general, subject to specific Service policies, specified dollar limits, yearly caps, and availability of funding, students will be provided either up-fro...
Fri, 9 Dec, 2016 at 6:50 AM
Must students pay tuition in advance or can they make installment payments?
Some schools permit installment payments. This agreement is between the student and the school. The student must pay all costs before the school will issue ...
Fri, 9 Dec, 2016 at 6:50 AM
Who pays for the textbooks?
Books are the student's responsibility, and no reimbursement is made for these expenses.
Fri, 9 Dec, 2016 at 6:50 AM
Who pays for the postage on distance learning materials?
Students pay the postage for materials sent to the distance learning school. The school pays postage on materials sent to the student.
Fri, 9 Dec, 2016 at 6:50 AM
Why should a student consider a distance learning course?
A student may consider a distance learning course to meet prerequisites, accelerate degree completion, complete courses not conducted locally, complete cour...
Fri, 9 Dec, 2016 at 6:50 AM