If you are new to online education, you may be wondering what the experience is like. While the framework is similar to a campus program, online learning offers specific services and features to help you get acclimated and support your success. Get an overview of the course interface, support resources, faculty members and other aspects of online learning.
Saint Joseph’s University’s user-friendly online platform allows you to easily immerse yourself within the digital environment. Log in from virtually anywhere and instantly access course materials, upload assignments, participate in group discussion boards and even request help from instructors on any device — laptop, desktop, tablet and even your phone.
NARRATOR: Never underestimate the value of a quality education. Perhaps you're thinking of starting a new degree or advancing your career. It's hard to imagine living, working, keeping up with family and friends, and still finding time to achieve your educational goals. The thought of daily commutes, taking multiple courses at a time, and sitting in lecture halls is not for you.
That's where online learning comes in. You take the same curriculum and coursework as those commuting to campus. You'll receive the same degree, only you will be earning yours online. The online learning experience is tailored to your needs. You take a manageable course load.
The hours, assignments, and expectations are clearly defined. It's not just you and a computer. You'll use interactive web-based applications to communicate with students and faculty. And just like those on campus, you'll develop meaningful relationships and contacts.
The faculty teach on campus and online. They're professionals in their field. Their practical knowledge and academic expertise are parlayed into real-world learning and networking. Today, the online learning experience offers innovative services to help you be successful, a 24/7 technical support center, concierge style student services, and financial and academic advising. You'll be personally supported and won't feel lost in the crowd.
Online learning, it's a way to successfully earn a quality education you can be proud of. Take the first step and contact us today to discuss how online learning can help you achieve your personal and professional goals.
Saint Joseph’s University (SJU) is here to help you reach your professional goals. SJU students graduate with a sense of pride and confidence because they are properly prepared to take on leadership roles within their field of study.
AARON SAENZ: The experience was awesome.
JENNIE BERGMANN: I really enjoyed listening to my classmates and learning from their experiences.
JESUS KAIN: The students in each class came from all different walks of life, all different varied experiences.
AARON SAENZ: We helped each other out. We got to build the same relationship I would feel if you lived on campus.
ANABELLA SILEN ALFERT: And it's more of an intimate environment online, you know, versus being in school in a classroom. You're going to be one of hundreds of students.
JESUS KAIN: I think, overall, it was really helpful for all of us to have like that community, in a way, to sort of share things with.
ANABELLA SILEN ALFERT: It was the best experience I've ever had in terms of learning.
CASSIE SNYDER: It was a great experience and I enjoyed my time.
AARON SAENZ: I didn't feel alone.
SUBJECT 1: Being an online student at St. Joseph's University allowed me to--
SUBJECT 2: Allowed to find myself.
SUBJECT 3: Allowed me to do everything I wanted to do to finish my Masters.
SUBJECT 4: My main concern is going to be able to prioritize the school work in addition to all the other things in my life going on.
SUBJECT 3: And I would not necessarily been able to do this online program and work at the same time. You know, within a physical aspect.
SUBJECT 5: They allowed me flexibility and--
SUBJECT 6: Complete a program that was relevant to today's work force on my own time.
SUBJECT 1: I was glad not to have to travel into the city, and fight with traffic and everything.
SUBJECT 4: The courses were compartmentalize per module, per week period. So it kind of made it really easy for me to just kind of stay with each track.
SUBJECT 2: It's been very rewarding, and I'm just privileged and honored to be part of this school and the tradition it holds, and the mission it has.
Saint Joseph’s University sets you up for success. Here, student support is a priority and help is readily available throughout each student’s academic journey. Saint Joseph’s University makes it easy for you to:
- Chat with a librarian about research
- Plan your studies with an academic advisor
- Discuss financial options with counselors
- Get technical assistance around the clock with our 24/7 help desk