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Are you ready to embark on a new adventure in online learning at Johnston Community College (JCC)? We offer a wide variety of online courses to fit your needs and schedule, whether you're a full-time student, a working adult, or a parent.

Our online courses are designed to be flexible and engaging. You'll have access to all the resources you need to succeed, including virtual libraries, databases, online classrooms, and the Blackboard learning management system (LMS). And you'll learn from experienced faculty who are experts in their field.

Are You Ready for Online Learning?

Benefits of Online Courses at JCC

  • Flexibility: Learn at your own pace and on your own schedule, ideal for busy students.
  • Affordability: Online courses are typically more budget-friendly than on-campus options.
  • Convenience: Access online courses from anywhere in the world, as long as you have an internet connection.
  • Quality: Receive a high-quality education from faculty members experienced teaching traditional, hybrid, and online courses.

Take a look at our course delivery options to discover the perfect fit for your learning style.

Resources to Support Your Success

Plus, we have a variety of resources available to help you succeed in your online learning journey, such as:

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  • Virtual Library: Access ebooks, articles, databases, and research guides with online librarian assistance.
  • Online Databases: Explore scholarly articles, books, and other resources for research purposes.
  • Blackboard Learning Management System: Utilize features like discussion forums, assignment dropboxes, and quizzing tools for effective online learning.

New to Blackboard?

If you're new to Blackboard, don't worry! We have a variety of tips to help you get started:

  1. Log in to Blackboard early: Get familiar with the system and learn how to navigate it. Access the Student Orientation Course as a guest.
  2. Check course announcements regularly: Important updates about your course will be posted here.
  3. Utilize the discussion forums: Interact with classmates and instructors to enhance your understanding of the material.
  4. Submit assignments on time: Use Blackboard's electronic submission tool to avoid late penalties..
  5. Practice with quizzing tools: Make use of Blackboard's quizzing tools whenever possible to prepare for exams and improve your knowledge.

Get Ready for an Incredible Learning Adventure

Your journey to academic success starts here! With a wide range of online courses, flexible learning options, and a supportive online community, you'll have everything you need to thrive at JCC. Don't wait, take the first step towards your future today!

If you have any questions about the resources available to online students or how to use Blackboard, please contact the JCC JOLT Student Help Desk at (919) 464-2260 or submit a ticket through the JOLT Student Help Desk. They are here to help you succeed in your online learning journey!