Spring 2006 Distance Education Survey (Student Comments)

 

Question 14:  What did you like about the online portion of this course?

                                                                                                                                  

  • I enjoyed the flexibility of doing the assignments at my convenience.  There was not a time factor to consider opposed to traditional on campus classes.
  • I could do the postings at any time
  • Doing assignments on my own time schedule
  • Time to research supportive documentation and respond at my own pace.
  • It was challenging and economical since the price of gas jumped again.
  • That I can work on my own time. After midnight if need be.
  • I enjoyed the flexibility of doing the assignments at my convenience.  There was not a time factor to consider opposed to traditional on campus classes.
  • No travel required; no gas expense. The Professor is very professional and the idea of using case studies and critiques works extremely well in acclimating students to the material covered.
  • Working on my own schedule.
  • I was able to balance work family and continued studies.
  • Ability to complete assignments wherever there is a computer.
  • Freedom
  • I didn’t have to go to class
  • did not have to go to class a lot.
  • test dates were very flexible
  • I could do it whenever I wanted.
  • I could work at my own pace.
  • The fact that it was close to 95% online.
  • Doing the work at my own pace and when I have time for it.
  • I could work on assignments on my own time!
  • Was easier than coming to class.
  • That I can do the work in my own time.
  • the time was my own and could be used around a full work schedule
  • I could use it when it was free for me
  • That you could do it on your own time. with a busy schedule it is very helpful. also  the computer thoroughly explained everything
  • I could do the work at home.
  • you don't have to go to class.
  • that each section had a pretest to help study.
  • it gave me time to work on my own pace
  • easy
  • The ability to do the lessons at my own pace.
  • fairly easy
  • It worked very well with my schedule.
  • lessons given online prior to the exams
  • I was less demanding
  • easy
  • The fact that if I was having problems with the material I can get the program to repeat itself until I have a better understanding of the topic.
  • The flexibility
  • A student can do the work on his or her own time.
  • I could do my work at my time.
  • A computer course is convenient to take as an online class  not any other class
  • it helped me understand about computers better.
  • Relaxed time frame
  • Working at my own pace.
  • I like that you did not have to go to a class room to complete the course.
  • It was not hard.
  • being online
  • everything
  • nice and pretty easy to do on the computer
  • I could work around my schedule
  • didn't have to worry about coming to class  just make sure I did the assignments
  • it's good
  • my own speed
  • could take it on your own time
  • easy to use
  • nothing
  • it’s easy and every thing is on your own.
  • I liked the ability to be able to do the work at my own pace.
  • could do it from more than one place.
  • No Class
  • Easiness!
  • The freedom to do it when I had the time to do so.
  • The Discussion Board
  • did not have to come to class
  • the fact that I could do my work on my own time
  • everything
  • It gave me the chance to do assignments on my own time.
  • I don’t have to drive far.
  • easy to use and understand
  • I LIKE THAT I COULD TAKE THE EXAM ONLINE AND THAT I DID NOT HAVE TO COME TO CLASS FOR THE EXAM
  • getting to stay at home
  • Freedom to complete the work when I had the time too.
  • it was on my own time
  • Tests at home
  • manageable
  • easy
  • Ease of use.
  • It was easy
  • The flexibility.
  • take on your on time
  • you could do it at your own pace
  • Flexibility
  • I can the do the exercises at my own time and I am able to work around my work schedule.
  • that it went at my own pace
  • you could work at your own pace.
  • I didn't like it.
  • I didn't have to go to class
  • The ease of taking test.
  • I could get to my work whenever it was good for me.
  • I can work on it on my own time and I don't hold anyone else back by my schedule or lack of comprehension.
  • I liked that I could work ahead and get everything done for a class and not have to worry about it later.
  • flexibility
  • Able to get ahead in work. So if I wanted to leave for a long weekend all I had to do is get ahead. Awesome!
  • that everything you needed for the class was right there
  • The flexibility
  • You can set your on-pace.
  • Great
  • Doing the work in advance when I had time to do so.
  • cism 3330 is a computer course so if you have trouble with the concepts used in WebCT you probably need to learn them to pass the course anyway. The modules were effective.
  • Everything is flexible; I could work on the assignments at different times.
  • Flexibility and not having to attend class at school.
  • I could work on projects when it was best for me.
  • that it was on your own time. sometimes I would work in the middle of the night
  • I like the convenience of completing tasks from home by a specified due date.
  • I could concentrate better at home
  • doing things on my own terms
  • work on my own time
  • You could do all the work on your own time.
  • I liked being able to do my work when it was convenient for my as long as it was submitted in time
  • As a non-traditional student trying to juggle job/family/life the flexibility of online classes is invaluable to me.  As a corporate controller I sometimes discover "fires" at work that must be dealt with immediately ~ which can prevent me from leaving work in order to reach campus for a traditional class.
  • THE FLEXIBILITY
  • being able to work ahead in class
  • I enjoyed the flexibility and the opportunity to work ahead of the schedule.
  • I liked being able to work on the assignments on my own time because I work and go to school.
  • work at my own pace
  • nothing to print out
  • the ability to do assignments when I feel like it.
  • I liked not having to come to class and the convenience of completing assignments when I had the time.
  • turning in assignments as the weeks went along instead of at the end
  • I'm a non-traditional student and on-line classes work well with my full-time work schedule.
  • Work at your own pace and make own schedule for getting work done on time.
  • Not having to go to class.
  • convenience
  • I did not have to drive to campus
  • the convenience
  • I liked the fact that we could see everyone else’s work and respond to them and critique.
  • It is flexible.  It fits into your schedule easier.
  • convenience
  • Having the ability to work on assignments when it is convenient for me
  • I liked responding on the bulletin board picking up email from classmates and checking my grades.  I'm sure the drop-box is helpful for the instructor too.
  • The convenience and access to information  the classes at my leisure
  • Being able to do the work on line makes adds flexibility that is very helpful.
  • That I can accomplish task for my course work but do not need to attend the campus lecture.
  • Saving the gas and frustration of dealing with the teacher in class
  • Easy access
  • Not having to physically go to class after 8+ hours of student teaching
  • Not a thing.  Meeting on WebCT meant we were not meeting.  I paid money to be instructed.  I did not pay money just to be throwing it away.  I have little money as it is and feel cheated out of my tuition money.  I will definitively encourage people to avoid taking online courses such as this because they are generally not helpful.
  • I was unaware that this course was going to be all online.
  • I did not have to drive to campus which saved me money.
  • not having a specific "time" to be at class and flexibility in posting assignments by a certain "time"
  • This course forces me to be more interactive with the computer something which I need in order to help my students with technology.
  • Having the flexibility of posting or having class discussion on the BB.
  • Time management was left to me.
  • convenience
  • The convenience of being able to attend school and continue to work.
  • The flexibility
  • Not having to drive to school!
  • Being able to have more flexibility in chatting with classmates and the professor. I am able to contribute more of my time to my coursework during online classes since I do not have to spend time commuting at least weekly.
  • Great instructor!  Easy to do class with children at home!
  • being able to be at home with my kids while attending classes
  • Flexibility in when to complete assignments and manage time.
  • easy to communicate with instructor and submit assignments
  • It affords much flexibility and works will for someone going to school while being employed fulltime.
  • Being able to save money on gas.
  • Being able to work from home and work.
  • Ability to complete master program but not travel so much to campus
  • I was able to work on the content when I wanted to.
  • The time flexibility.  As a graduate student and the full time mother of two children I really liked being able to complete assignments on my weekends.
  • it was easy to organize my schedule around the assignment deadlines.  I could begin assignments at my own pace.
  • the freedom of not having to drive to Carrollton for each class. This saves an enormous amount of time!
  • I am able to take my time to fully understand what is being asked.
  • I liked the lecture on-line.
  • flexibility of schedule; taking lectures whenever I want to
  • not having to drive to campus as often
  • no driving required; save on money; relaxation of being home
  • I feel that I am able to work at my own pace and have more control over my schedule.
  • I could work at my convenience
  • Good Info
  • Being able to get information at anytime.
  • Material supplemented class meetings and provided assistance in completing culminating project.
  • Professors gave good directions about where the information would be.  I did not have to do this on a certain day and at a specific time.
  • Saving both time and gas.
  • Work on class work on my own time
  • privacy
  • Not having to come to campus
  • That it was challenging
  • This online class has taught me a great deal about working with computers.
  • I like the convenience of working at my own pace
  • I could get to it when I was not busy
  • convenience
  • Having the assignments given in a manner that spelled out exactly what needed to be done  and working at own pace
  • That the teacher was very helpful and I know how to do so many things on the computer that I never knew how to do before.
  • I liked that you could do things on your own time.
  • The flexibility of getting things done on your time.
  • open access to work time
  • I liked the flexibility it offered.  I was able to do assignments on my own timetable rather than someone else’s.
  • not having to go to a classroom
  • that I did not have to attend a class everyday.
  • not wasting money on gas
  • Flexibility of when to review course material.
  • This class is completely online.  Very clear guidelines due dates and easy access to instructor.
  • No commute and the easy access to the teacher for help.
  • flexibility
  • Easy to follow
  • The ability to complete work at my own pace.  I like that the professor had the weekly work posted well in advance.
  • The PPT's presented by the instructor were helpful and informative.
  • I like being able to do my work on my own schedule.
  • The flexibility of doing my assignments when I had time and not having to come to campus.
  • Lots of resources
  • I love the flexibility to complete coursework whenever it is convenient to me.  I also appreciate saving money that would have gone to gas.
  • I enjoyed having the flexibility to complete course assignments when I had the time to.
  • Being able to do my class work on my on schedule and not having to drive to Carrollton every week.
  • I really like being able to work during the time that is convenient for me.
  • I liked the ability to work at my own pace  whenever I was able to work  and to work in my pjs.
  • The flexibility to work at my  own pace.
  • It was very organized and the instructor did a great job of being available  should she be needed. I had no problems whatsoever.
  • Since I work at night and intern during the day  the freedom to work in the early hours of the morning are good for me.  Being able to access information on own time and to be able to contact the instructor at my leisure is very conducive.
  • I liked being able to download examples of assignments. I also liked accessibility to my grades.
  • I feel like I've communicated more with this professor than any in my undergraduate classes that were not online.  WebCT and Email allowed me to communicate more effectively with her.
  • That you could complete assignments at your own pace and when you had the time.  I also liked the instructional Power Points that were included with the weekly work.
  • not having to go to class into the classroom
  • Flexibility!!!! The ability to fit lessons into my busy schedule.
  • The professor was well organized which made everything more understandable and efficient.
  • The flexibility to submit assignments as I completed them.
  • I liked drive to the campus.
  • I like learning how to navigate on WebCT and feeling like I am learning a new way to work with groups.  I liked the audio/video messages that Dr. Cooper sent.
  • Do class at your own pace...on your own time
  • flexibility of assignments  schedule
  • I like the new assignment drop box because I know assignments have been successfully submitted and I can check my graded work.  I like different assignments having their own area of the bulletin board.
  • That the class was mainly online.
  • The flexibility of time and participation.
  • Easy access to instructor. Assignments were easy to locate. Able to keep posted on different projects that were in production.
  • The fast feedback of the instructor to answer questions on the bulletin board.
  • being able to work late into the night when my family is asleep
  • It made the completion and submission of assignment easy to use.  The communication with the instructor was excellent.
  • The quick response of the professor...very helpful when I asked questions online. Grades available in a very timely manner after posting  it felt very personal as the professor always made positive comments on all work evaluated.
  • My Teacher  made herself available for optional classes  chats  e-mails and phone calls.
  • I like that you can work when it is convenient for you.
  • Sending my work in over the internet.
  • I like the convenience of being able to work on my on time table.
  • Receiving video instructions from the professor
  • It was convenient.  The course layout of assignments was easy to understand.
  • I liked that I didn't have to travel.
  • That it was online
  • The ability to work on my own time when I have the time to do so.
  • flexibility
  • Flexibility of time
  • I can work on school when it's convenient to me.  It is portable.
  • Convenience.
  • I liked the fact that I could work on my own schedule.
  • I liked being able to work at home.
  • The convenience and accessibility
  • Easy written instruction from instructor and rubrics.
  • Do assignments on my own time
  • Could work at my own pace and timeframe
  • Always being able to access my courses.
  • the flexibility it gave me
  • Organization...ease in using the components that the professor set up. I could find everything easily! I knew exactly what was due when.
  • - able to communicate with other members of my class and group.``- work together  support each other  help each other  ``- seeing responses to questions: mine & others
  • Contacting my group members and contacting the instructor.
  • Flexibility.
  • The flexibility of the class and being able to check in when I have the time.
  • Convenience
  • Being able to do my work at home on my own time.
  • Because I live so far away  being able to do the course mostly online was VERY helpful. I like being able to access everything I need for course online.
  • I can work at my own pace.
  • Easy access.  Not having to go to campus.
  • working from home without having to always been in class
  • flexibility
  • The ability to access the information I need at any time and not having a set schedule of when I have to be online.
  • The PowerPoint’s and working with groups
  • Great instructors
  • I like the flexibility and convenience.
  • I liked being able to complete assignments from anywhere
  • I liked the convenience of being able to work on my schedule.
  • It was just easy to understand and accomplish.
  • flexible
  • Convenient
  • the fact that I didn't have to drive to Carrollton
  • Can work at my own pace   Works great when I am teaching full time and can work around my families schedule
  • I can work at my own pace.
  • Less time away from home/family.
  • Being able to complete work in my own time.
  • Not having to commute to classes and completing work at my on pace.
  • I could work on my own time!
  • Working at my own pace
  • As soon as all the projects were turned in  I was done. Nothing else and No extra visits to UWG campus.
  • I can work at my own pace and use the Internet and computer in creative projects.  Also  it is informative to be able to easily access other class member’s projects to get new ideas.
  • I thought the professor was very prompt giving us feedback and was always there for questions.
  • flexibility
  • I had the opportunity to finish this course earlier than projected.
  • That I can work at my own pace and from home on my time.
  • Convenience of working from home
  • I could work on projects at any time before the due date and not have to drive out to Carrollton every week.
  • The easy access to assignments.
  • That I could work on it when I wanted to.
  • Able to interact with so many people and share ideas.
  • do on your own time
  • flexibility to fit into my time schedule  could work at my own pace
  • flexibility
  • flexibility
  • Can do it in my own time frame.
  • The variety of content/information shared by both the instructor and the classmates.
  • Convenience
  • The ability to do my class work at my convenience.
  • Being able to work at my pace.
  • Most of the discussion questions were interesting.  I LOVE not having to make the trip out to campus weekly.
  • being able to work when and where I wanted
  • Being able to complete assignments on  flexible schedule.
  • Flexibility
  • I could access it at home
  • Self-pace
  • not having to drive and working at my convenience
  • Submitting assignments were easy.
  • Flexibility
  • The convenience.
  • I liked the ease of getting the class work  since I live 30 miles north of Chattanooga  Tennessee!
  • flexibility
  • I liked the flexibility of the course.  I was able to send my assignments to the instructor and participate on the discussion board with ease.
  • The ability to choose the time to work on assignments and correspond with others in the class.
  • Not having to commute to class
  • Dr. Bennett does a great job of getting everyone involved and having plenty of discussion opportunities.
  • Fun and convenient
  • I could complete them on my own time  and they were meaningful to my work.
  • I can manage my time between work and my classes better.
  • everything
  • This class was well organized and the online portion of the course was easy to navigate and periodic chats were helpful.
  • The convenience of being able to work and answer questions at my leisure.  The assignments were given up front and I could work on them at my own rate of speed.  It also made me learn how to use the computer better and thus utilize it more in my classroom!
  • I liked everything about the on-line course.  I enjoyed the online chats  the ability to submit assignments online  and the discussion boards.
  • Flexibility of being able to access the material and study.
  • being able to work when and where I wanted to
  • Flexibility!!! and time.
  • Convenient and can tailor to my schedule
  • convenience to work at home
  • Flexibility.
  • I enjoyed the flexibility of accessing and completing assignments at my convenience.
  • Being able to work on my class activities around my personal schedule.
  • I can do the work when I want.
  • the instructor was always available.
  • flexibility to fit into my time schedule; could work at my own pace
  • Not having to attend face to face classes  Ability to finish tasks at own time.
  • Convenience
  • flexibility of work hours and no drive time.
  • I could work when I wanted and where I wanted.
  • did not have to drive to school and spend those hours in class
  • I didn't have to take a specific time out of my busy day to have to try and attend a class  just to get a participation grade.  There shouldn't be attendance policies for campus classes!  We're the ones paying for the classes  and if we don't attend class regularly and fail it's our own fault and money wasted!  I love WebCT classes!
  • We didn't have a specific class time. We had plenty of time to take a quiz.
  • I didn't mind having to go to a 10:00 am class
  • It allowed me to do the work basically when I could within a grace period.
  • can study and read when it's convenient
  • I like being able to complete the assignments on my schedule. It makes it much easier.
  • Just being able to work on your own time schedule.
  • I could do it on my own time
  • Not having to go to class
  • everything
  • It was very flexible with my schedule. I had plenty of time to study and get my work done.
  • Doing assignments on my time
  • It was very schedule oriented
  • I liked the fact that I didn’t have to sit in class.
  • I didn't have to wake up for a class.
  • the quizzes
  • Not having to drive 2 hours one way t get to Carrollton.
  • convenience
  • not having to travel to UWG
  • It's nice because I work full-time.
  • the flexibility
  • The opportunity to email my assignments
  • The flexibility of "class time" where as going to class is a set time.
  • you don't have to drive.
  • I have a newborn at home and I’m a single parent  it gave me the flexibility to take the course online while my baby was in my care.
  • Easy to manage time.
  • You could complete assignments and correspond with others easily.
  • Not having to drive to Carrollton
  • The flexibility to use my time to better advantage...study  work online later at night...
  • I could do the work from home
  • I feel it gives me the opportunity to spend more time with my family  in that I do not have 2+ hours traveling time on class days. I feel that I am treated as a mature adult  knowing my instructors can give me an assignment and confident it will be turned in on time and in the correct format.
  • I enjoyed not meeting as much. It is hard when you work all day and have small children.
  • Not having to drive to campus every week.
  • Not having to drive 45 minutes to Carrollton.
  • the effective communication from the instructor and classmates.
  • posting of assignments and access to discussion board.
  • I liked the convenience.
  • Being able to be at home and the flexibility the class allowed.
  • I liked the links and peer postings on the bulletin board.
  • save gas, protect environment (less air pollution)
  • I like that I did not have to drive to Carrollton. Instead  of driving to Carrollton I was able to spend more time studying for my classes.
  • time at home with my family and I can work at my own pace comfortably
  • I enjoyed being able to work on my own time. With the gas going up and living over 100 miles from campus  the distance class helped too.
  • I like not having to drive to campus.
  • The convenience was great.  The opportunity to work late at night (when there are fewer distractions) but not have to leave my family was ideal.
  • Flexibility
  • I was able to choose my own articles to that went with the topic. I could choose things that would help me in my classroom.
  • I liked being able to do the work at my own pace.  I like not having to drive to Carrollton every day for class.
  • flexibility to use my time as I could...taking care of assignments over weekends and late nights etc
  • I liked the convenience of working on course requirements as my work schedule permitted.
  • The convenience and the saving of gas.
  • I could have class whenever and wherever I wanted.
  • I enjoyed using the extra time that was provided by not traveling an hour to class and an hour back.  Also I enjoyed reading the other student's work  it was helpful and informative
  • not traveling to campus
  • Every member communicates effectively.
  • The ability to respond and post on my on time and at my own convenience.  It save a great deal in gas not having to commute back and forth to Carrollton.
  • I was very interested in the topics assigned for research. I was able to use the online resources from West Ga.  I felt the online situation allowed me to utilize my school time in the most productive way possible. In view of the cost of gas  it was also an efficient use of time and resources.
  • Positive and prompt replies that the instructor provided. She was an asset to this experience. I also liked being able to complete the assignments at my convenience.
  • Not having to drive on campus and the flexibility to complete and post assignments.
  • save gas, protect the environment (less air pollution)
  • The freedom and ability to work at my own pace.  Interacting with others on the bulletin board without being interrupted.
  • Do on my own time.
  • Assignments were open for flexible access.
  • Everything
  • Was able to do it on my own time.
  • I like that I can do my work online in accordance with my own time schedule.
  • I did not have to come to campus (finding a parking spot is HARD).
  • convenience.  able to work around my home schedule.
  • I was able to do things at my own pace.
  • I allowed me extra time to complete work on my own time. That gave me that time that would have been for class to incorporate other work as well.
  • The flexibility of doing assignments.
  • allows time for me to schedule assignment completions
  • was able to do it at my leisure
  • save me time from traveling.
  • The ability to complete work when it was convenient for me
  • convenient
  • Convenience
  • Love the freedom and flexibility it offers.
  • It was easier for me to manage my time between school  work and family
  • Better organized this semester than last. And our instructor gave us a place to discuss our other class that wasn't on web CT . That was very helpful and kind of her.
  • The bulletin board and class discussions
  • Able to do work when time was available.
  • it was informal and flexible.
  • Very convenient.  I also liked the communication through web ct with the other students.
  • It was easily accessible.  It was very beneficial for online discussions and postings and it kept everyone up to date on assignments and upcoming events.
  • accessibility
  • that is was on line with simple material and uncomplicated assignments
  • the option to do the work when it was convenient for me
  • did not have to be in class  and could do it at my leisure
  • I enjoy the online case studies and that you can read each other's work and learn something different from each student.
  • Very convenient.
  • It was easy to access and conveniently adapted to my schedule.
  • Accessibility and being able to do things on my time within my schedule. But I also enjoy class time too.
  • It was easy to obtain the PowerPoint’s and I didn't have to drive out every tues and thurs for class
  • I liked the fact that everything was done for you. you didn’t have to take go to class just to take a bunch of boring notes. everything I needed was online.
  • The quizzes every week to see if we even looked over the information. I liked having that many grades.
  • I did like being able to download notes  etc and being able to study at my leisure
  • I liked being able to get all the lecture notes that I needed at the pace I wanted to study them.
  • the flexibility
  • I didn't have to go sit in a classroom everyday. I also liked the fact that it was easy and easy to access.
  • that it was online
  • I liked that I did not have to go to class and that I could do the work on my own time.
  • allowing flexibility for my schedule
  • the flexibility
  • Convenient.
  • I could do the work whenever I felt like it.  Also  I could do multiple assignments in one sitting.
  • Not having to go to class.
  • flexibility
  • Flexibility
  • I really was not a big fan
  • easy to access
  • The ability to do all work from my home  because I was not able to attend classroom instruction this semester.
  • I can do things on my own pace.
  • The flexibility.
  • I do it at my convenient time with full concentration without any distraction
  • The instructor was very helpful and I got to do my work own my own time schedule.
  • I was able to complete the lessons when I had time.
  • I like using computers.  Also  not attending class was great.
  • I could work at my own pace.
  • The professor being so helpful even though he couldn't see us and being able to do the assignments on my own time.
  • It was easier than I thought.
  • I liked how you could do the assignments on your own time and not on someone else’s time.
  • you had more time to submit your assignments
  • I liked the flexibility of the course and how it allowed me to work on the assignment on my own time throughout the week.
  • The flexibility to work through the lessons at my own pace.
  • great for my schedule
  • Being able to work at my own leisure
  • I like not having to commute to campus in order to do work.  I like having the flexibility of an online course  you can "go to class" during the day or the middle of the night.
  • You could make up your own schedule.
  • I could kind of go at my own pace  and do things when I had the time.
  • Being able to do everything on my own. It makes you feel more independent. My professor was great too. He was always understanding and made sure students new when things were do so they wouldn't forget.
  • The fact that I could most of the stuff on my own time
  • being able to work from home.
  • The ability to do the assignments on my own time before the due time and date  at my own pace
  • freedom
  • The hours are flexible.
  • The convenience of accessing my assignments on my own time.
  • no class time
  • I could do the work on my own time.
  • not having to be in class at a specific time ever week.  It is very convenient for people like me who commute to school.
  • I was free to do the work as I chose  and I could finish the work on my own terms.
  • Self paced. Able to maintain work and school.
  • It allowed me to do assignments when I wanted to and when I had time to rather than having to go to the class.
  • knowing exactly what is due and when it is due from the beginning of the course.
  • My professor's set up for the course.
  • The fact that I didn't have to go to class.
  • The way we take test. The way we are on our own. But the teacher was a bit critical. Maybe there should be no teacher. I didn't learn from him at all. Only from the course.
  • The feeling of being like I am independent and have to keep myself in line in order to meet deadlines  etc.
  • You were able to complete the work at your own pace.
  • nothing
  • Commute.
  • I like that I could do the work on my own time and didn't have to be at class at a certain time. It is more convenient when you work full time.
  • I liked my instructor.  He was good about giving comments on questions answered wrong so that you would know where to look them up again.
  • I liked the fact that I could do the assignments on my own without going to class.
  • I was able to do the work on my own time.
  • the flexibility and not having to wake up early for a class
  • It was easy to access and enjoyable.  This gave me flexibility in working a job and then working online at home for class.
  • The flexibility mostly (I have a child)
  • flexibility
  • the flexibility
  • chats
  • chatroom and bulletin board and private mail. The information which could be downloadable.
  • flexibility of use of my time  not having to drive 1 hour to get to campus
  • I saved money on gas!
  • Being able to work from home at my own pace at time.
  • Being able to work at my own pace