"I needed the online course to avoid an hour of travel time to and from the college I am attending, and my college does not offer the course online."
"It has allowed me to continue my education. Without VCT I would not be able to attend college."
"VCT has helped me develop a new way to study online and have a more responsible way to continue my career."
"This class is essential to my progress in achieving a Bachelor's degree in Communications. The community college I am currently enrolled in does not offer classes in this field."
"I needed this course in order to take my practicum this summer. It was well instructed and I learned a lot."
"It allowed me to take an additional course that I would otherwise not have had time to physically attend."
"VCT helped me get a head start on college."
"VCT allows me to take courses needed for a degree my community college does not offer or does not have enough students to fill the course."
"VCT is an excellent tool that makes getting college work done quicker and more efficiently."
"I needed some elective hours and this class fit perfectly into the timeslot I had available."
"VCT allowed me to pursue my goal of an associates degree, without having to find a babysitter to attend class."
"I am currently applying for graduation and these classes are my last step."
"Having to work full time and attempting to get my B.A.A.S., VCT made my dream possible."
"I have become more focused and disciplined."
"I have difficulty getting to the campus, and VCT courses allowed me to take many more of my courses online."
"I am able to complete my prerequisites for my BSN from the comfort of my home, and it fits really well with my work schedule."
"VCT has helped me become more responsible and independent. Usually when classes are taken on campus, the professors are the motivators. When taking an online course, motivation cannot come from anybody else but yourself."
"I am applying for the Nursing program and Nutrition is one of the courses I need. This semester it was filled up at my college, but luckily it wasn't through VCT."
"VCT helped me take classes that I would not be able to take with my rotating shift at work."
"It helped me get credits I need and work toward my degree while I'm still working. I need a flexible schedule."
"Helps me finish things before I graduate high school, so I am ahead of the game."
"This method of education has been more convenient for me because I am still in high school. This class has been my favorite out of any I have taken, and I feel that it has prepared me more for life than others."
"I was able to get a biology credit toward my nursing degree."
"It was a great learning experience, and I am very appreciative of what I have learned through this course."
"My instructor was absolutely great. He gave us the most precise study tips and responded extremely promptly to e-mails. He also encouraged us and notified us of changes that would take place at the earliest possible opportunity."
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