Getting Started

So You Want to Learn Online?

Do you have what it takes? Before continuing further take the "Are You Ready?" for distance education classes quiz on the menu to your right. Come back to "Getting Started" once you have completed your quiz.

Still Interested in Online Classes at CCCC?

You need to make sure you follow the correct steps to become a successful student at CCCC. We have made this process easier for you. The "Steps to Apply" button on the menu to your right will guide you from completing your application, submitting your transcripts, getting advised, getting registered and getting started in your online class(es).

Is Your Computer Ready for Online Classes at CCCC?

While online courses require a computer, you need to know if your computer has the basic features it needs work with our software. We have provided a "System Check" button for you on the menu to the right. This system check will let you know if your computer meets our minimum requirements.

There may be more requirements for your specific class(es). To find out, please visit our "Special Course Requirements" button on the menu to your right. You will need to know your number and title in order to find it on the list.

Test Drive a Blackboard Course ON US!

CCCC uses Blackboard Learn for our online course management system. We know it is hard to start online classes when you do not know what to expect on the first day. The Test Drive will guide you through a sample site in Blackboard and help you get accustomed to the layout and features you will encounter in your online classes. To find out how to access the site, click "Test Drive" on the menu to your right.

Using a Mobile Device?

To find out whether your mobile device is compatible with our latest version of Blackboard please see our Blackboard Mobile Device Compatibility Chart.

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