Online Learning courses are the same courses and follow the same semester schedule as traditional face-to-face classes.
Courses are fully-accredited and transferable and qualify for financial aid. Your transcript will not differentiate an Online Learning course from a traditional one.
You can access your course from any computer connected to the Internet - 24 hours a day, seven days a week, except for intermittent maintenance.
Students register for online learning courses in the same manner as traditional, on-campus classes. Distance Education-Online Learning Scheduling Information
For more information on fees and tuition pertaining to your Online classes, please view the Tuition Website.
Learn in the comfort of your own home.
Take college classes while working full-time.
Become a full-time student by adding online learning courses to your traditional schedule.
Approximately, two weeks before a semester begins, all online students will receive an informative e-mail pertaining to first day of classes, BC3 e-mail and other important tips to begin the semester.
Orientation is required for all new to BC3 online students or students who have not completed an orientation with less than two previously completed online classes.
Orientation is highly recommended for traditional students to help navigate Blackboard which is utilized by many traditional course instructors.
Internet classes can be accessed from any computer connected to the World Wide Web. No special hardware or software is needed to access your course.
There are, however, minimum hardware and software requirements, and certain technical skills requirements.
Special software may be needed for your online course, please contact your instructor for more details.
Communication with your classmates and instructor utilizes
You can order your books online by fax or mail! Visit the BC3 Bookstore’s website for more information.
When accessing the online BC3 Bookstore’s website, if you haven’t already, please remember you must register to Log In. Choose the “Register Here” on the left side of the “Log In” table. (This is different from your Log In for your BC3 e-mail)