Blackfeet Community College offers a wide array of courses delivered in an online format. They can be delivered one of two ways; Fully Online or Hybrid. The difference being, fully online will be instructed using the Moodle CMS or BCC Online website, http://bfcc.mrooms.org and Hybrid Courses will meet for class as well as have an online component. The BCC Online department has a set of policies and procedures that can be reviewed in the Distance Learning Lab.
BCC Online Fee Schedule
Blackfeet Community College will assess fees to distance learning courses for the sustainability of the program. The Fee schedule is as follows (Fees are non-refundable):
Fully online course is one that all material is delivered totally in the online environment; no face to face interaction is required. The student is assessed a fee of $35.00 per semester credit. The total cost for a three (3) credit course would be $105.00 and will be noted as a distance learning fee on the student’s bill.
Hybrid online courses are courses where material is delivered over two mediums, online and face to face. Students will be assessed a fee of $17.50 per semester credit. The total cost for a three (3) credit course would be $52.50 and will be noted as a distance learning fee on the student’s bill.
BCC Online How to be Successful…What does it take to be a Successful BCC Online Student? Success in your extended learning courses is determined like any other endeavor; it depends on the amount of effort you are willing to put forth. Knowing what to expect also helps. Most of the successful extended learning students:
Are willing to spend 5-10 hours per week on each course.
Are able to learn from written materials.
Have better than basic computer skills.
Are self-disciplined and can manage their time according to course needs.
Are willing to participate in weekly online discussion threads.
Have college level reading and writing skills.
Are able to learn from written materials, such as texts and web pages, and are willing to participate in and contribute to online discussion threads.
BCC Online Student Responsibilities…Online coursework requires that students take on much of the responsibility for their learning.