Online - Tips for Being a Successful Online Learner

1. Be self-motivated and self-disciplined.

2. Log on to your course every single day...or a minimum of 3-5 days a week.

3. Be polite and respectful.

4. Make the commitment.

5. Be able to communicate through writing.

6. Be willing to “speak up” if problems arise.

7. Meet the minimum requirements for the program.

8. Accept critical thinking and decision making as part of the learning process.

9. Have access to a computer and internet service.

10. Be able to think ideas through before responding.

11. Be open-minded about sharing life, work, and educational experiences.

For more info, you can fill out our online form. You can also contact Jill Arnold at jarnold@hlg.edu or call 573.629.3103 if you have any questions or would like to register for a class.

Contact Information

Dr. Jill Arnold
Graduate & Online Division Director

Kayla McBride
Graduate & Online Division Assistant Director