Is an Online Course Right for You?

  • Due No due date
  • Points 100
  • Questions 10
  • Time Limit None
  • Allowed Attempts Unlimited


Taking an online class has many advantages, including increased flexibility and convenience; however, online courses are not for everyone. Taking an online or hybrid course requires a higher level of commitment of time, study and effort as a face-to-face course, plus a high degree of self-motivation, discipline and independence.

Complete this short quiz to see how well online courses fit your circumstances and personality.

  • If you scored between 75-100 points: Your results indicate that your life situation and learning style are a good match for an online or hybrid course.
  • If you scored between 50-74 points: Your results indicate that online learning might be a good match for you. We recommend that you review your quiz results with your academic advisor at your college before signing up for your first online course.
  • If you scored below 50 points: Your results indicate that online learning is not a good fit for your current situation and learning style.