|What computer hardware is required for an online course?|
A Pentium or higher (or compatible) system with at least a 28.8 Kpbs Internet connection, an e-mail account and browser are required for each course. Students who do not have access to a computer and Internet, may enroll in an online course and use the computers available in the college library. The computers are available Monday through Thursday 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM, Friday 8:00 AM to 1 PM, and Saturday 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM.
|What level of computer literacy is expected for an online course?|
Each online course requires the student to have basic computer literacy skills which include e-mailing and attaching files, cutting and pasting, browsing sites, and a basic skill in word processing.
|What is the cost of each online course?|
The cost of each on line course is $11 per unit plus a mandatory $11 health fee.
|How do I register for an online course?|
Students may follow the colleges general procedures for registering for an online course. Registration can be completed by any of the following procedures:
- In-person at the colleges admissions and records office.
- By phone by using the STEP program. The phone system is operational from 8:00 AM to 11:00 PM Monday through Saturday. Students may call (818) 988-2222, (213) 689-8888, or (310) 605-0505 to access the system.
- Via Internet at http://www.lamission.cc.ca.us/.
|How do I pay for an online course?|
Students may pay their tuition fees by calling the STEP program to pay by credit card, or by paying in-person at the colleges business office.
|How do I purchase my textbooks?|
Textbooks can be purchased online at either
Consult with your instructor for the best location to purchase your book.
at the colleges bookstore.