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6 Tips for Successful Online Group Work

July 16, 2021 by Kelly Paul |

Wondering how you’ll make the most of group work in your online courses? Follow these tips to collaborate with your classmates.

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How Much Time Should You Commit To An Online Degree?

Online learning requires organization and self-discipline. You may have to fit study around work and family, setting your own schedule to make sure you get assignments in on time.

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How to finish college as an adult student

June 23, 2021 by UNCG Online |

Finishing college is hard. Finishing it as an adult is even harder. If it was easy, a lot more people would do it. Face it, you’re likely juggling a full-time job and caring for kids, parents, or both.

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How many online courses should you take each semester? Take this Quiz to find out.

June 10, 2021 by UNCG Online |

Let’s face it. Going to — and finishing — college isn’t easy. It takes a lot of hard work, research, reading, writing, presenting, and learning to complete a degree. For those adults who know they want to pursue a college education — whether it’s an undergraduate or graduate degree, or a

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6 Strategies to Stay Motivated While Learning Online

March 31, 2020 by UNCG Online |

The key to success in online learning is staying motivated. This is equally true for veteran online students and those newly introduced to the online classroom. The absence of the traditional classroom constants can trigger motivation loss, which can make it difficult to complete your coursework.

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How Realistic Are Your College Expectations?

September 13, 2016 by Coventry Kessler |

You’ve decided to go back to college and earn a degree. You’re pretty excited, but also a little worried. After all, it’s been a long time since you were in school. How are you going to do?

Here’s the good news: Older students who’ve been “out in the world” for a while tend to do better than

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What To Expect Your First Day of Online Class   

September 23, 2015 by Kelly Paul |

Yes, you did it! You decided to attend college online and now you’re an online college student. Your first day of class is approaching and a million questions hit you:

  • How does the first day work?
  • When can I see the syllabus?
  • What will class be like?
  • Am I ready?
  • I’ve never done this before –
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