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Accreditation and Authorization original

Florida Atlantic University (FAU) State Authorization Status State Authorization of Distance Education is a requirement in all U.S. States. Many of these state laws and regulations also apply to online, distance and correspondence educational instruction offered in that state. To be legally authorized to provide post-secondary educational instruction in a state, post-secondary educational institutions must [...]

By | October 18th, 2017|FAU Elearning|Comments Off on Accreditation and Authorization original

Accreditation and Authorization

FAU is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC). FAU Soars through SACS Review (http://www.fau.edu/iea/data/accreditation.php) The Baccalaureate, master’s and doctor of nursing practice degree programs are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education FAU Catalog Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing ( http://www.fau.edu/academic/registrar/FAUcatalog/nursing.php ) [...]

By | October 18th, 2017|FAU Elearning|Comments Off on Accreditation and Authorization

Student Complaint by State and Agency Form

Florida Atlantic University (FAU) State Authorization Status State Authorization of Distance Education is a requirement in all U.S. States. Many of these state laws and regulations also apply to online, distance and correspondence educational instruction offered in that state. To be legally authorized to provide post-secondary educational instruction in a state, post-secondary educational institutions must [...]

By | October 18th, 2017|FAU Elearning|Comments Off on Student Complaint by State and Agency Form

The Pros of Online Classes

Online classes have become more accessible during the last decade. Prominent institutions and universities, like nationally ranked Florida Atlantic University, are meeting the demand for online classes by offering a variety of degree programs, 100% online and partial online classes, for bachelor and graduate degrees. The many benefits of online classes include: Classes fit [...]

By | October 17th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on The Pros of Online Classes

Application requirements for Online Classes

Just like students who will be attending classes on campus, FAU Online students will need to apply for admission and submit required paperwork at http://fau.edu/about/apply.php. BEFORE you log in to the admissions page and start your application, take a few minutes to gather the following documents: Your social security number Financial information, including your [...]

By | October 5th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Application requirements for Online Classes

Tips for Online Students Post Hurricane

Be aware that online faculty or classmates may be displaced and/or without access to power or the internet Be proactive Check for messages from faculty daily in the following places Canvas email inbox FAU email Canvas app Announcements Ask questions!! Check for changes in assignments and other due dates Be flexible about group participation in projects [...]

By | September 14th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Tips for Online Students Post Hurricane

Tips during Hurricanes for Students

As Hurricane Irma approaches Florida, the storm will have impacts on both the students and faculty at FAU. Please, if you live in an unaffected area, remember the instructor for your course and fellow students could be in areas with no power or internet access. Your instructor will do his/her very best to communicate with [...]

By | September 6th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Tips during Hurricanes for Students

How To Be Tech Ready For Online Classes

Online classes let you learn anywhere and any time from the convenience of a laptop or desktop computer. The most important tool for online learning is a computer with the proper specifications. The Center for eLearning at FAU requires the following minimum specifications to take online classes: PC Specifications Windows10 I-5 processor or higher 8GB [...]

By | August 15th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on How To Be Tech Ready For Online Classes

Associate to Bachelor’s Degree: 5 Reasons to Take Online Classes

Earning an associate degree is a great accomplishment, so keep going to further your education! Whether you are a full- or part-time student looking for different options, or work and family obligations make it a challenge to take classes on campus, online programs are a perfect solution. Explore the educational possibilities of an online university [...]

By | July 26th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Associate to Bachelor’s Degree: 5 Reasons to Take Online Classes

FAU Online Programs Brochure Download

Download the FAU Masters Online Programs brochure Download the FAU Bachelors Online Programs brochure Download the FAU Online Ed Curriculum and Instruction brochure Download the FAU Online Criminal Justice brochure Download the FAU Online Ed Teacher Leadership brochure [...]

By | September 22nd, 2016|Online Programs|Comments Off on FAU Online Programs Brochure Download