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Success Strategies

If you like to manage your own time and have a flexible class schedule, you are probably considering taking online and hybrid courses. They allow you to study anytime, anywhere, and still cope with other important responsibilities in life. Did you know that many online students outperform those who take face-to-face courses? 

Traits & Skills of Successful Online Learners:

  • Self-motivation and independence, including a belief they have control over their own success
  • Strong sense of responsibility for meeting deadlines
  • Good communication skills, including reading and writing

If you are not sure if you have these traits or skills, don’t be discouraged. You can work at developing these qualities.

Review the checklists below to develop & strengthen your skills as an online learner.

Before the semester starts, get prepared by making sure you have access to these technologies:

Maricopa email (http://google.maricopa.edu)