So you have decided to continue your education, and now your thinking about online colleges. There are not many differences between online colleges and your traditional brick and mortar campuses; in fact, even the admission process is basically just the same.
But the best thing about online colleges is that you don’t have to fall in line to get admitted. Applications for admission are made online, and its all a matter of submitting the required documents. Here are the things that you will generally come across when you apply for admission.
What to prepare
The requirements that online colleges may ask for will vary. Here are the things that online colleges commonly ask from their applicants.
- A personal data sheet that will include your contact information, like email address, home, and office telephone numbers, mobile number, and mailing address, to name some.
- High school diploma or any other available proof that you graduated from high school.
- High school transcript showing your grades and your grade point average.
- SAT and ACT scores.
- Recommendations from teachers, counselors, principals, or from any person with authority tied to your school or extra-curricular activities related with the field you have chosen.