USM Online

Is Online Right for Me? Quiz

Motivation and Learning Style

  • Are you highly motivated to complete your degree? Yes / No / Maybe
  • Do you have strong reading and writing skills? Yes / No / Maybe 
  • Are you self-disciplined, and do you work well independently? Yes / No / Maybe 
  • Do you have good time management skills? Yes / No / Maybe
  • Can you collaborate effectively with other students on team projects? Yes / No / Maybe


Technology Skills

  • Do you have daily access to an up-to-date computer and high speed internet service? Yes / No / Maybe
  • Are you comfortable using a computer and performing basic functions like using email, managing files and attachments, navigating the internet? Yes / No / Maybe
  • Are you comfortable viewing online multimedia? Yes / No / Maybe

If you answered "Yes" to many of these questions, an online program might be right for you!

If you have answered "No" or "Maybe" to many of these questions, contact our online Enrollment Advisor, Ashley Collins, to talk more about whether or not an online course or program might be appropriate for you.


Test Your Computer Skills

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