6 keys to success in online learning

College is an exciting time to achieve your educational goals. But an online classroom might be different than what you’re used to. Don’t worry. Succeeding in an e-learning environment is absolutely possible for newbies and veterans alike with guidance from Berkshire University faculty and advisors. Here are six tips for success.

Online Degree Programs FAQ

Let’s face it: life gets busy.

Sometimes it feels like your schedule is controlling you, not the other way around.

At BSU University, we believe online education should adapt to your schedule. It’s education on your terms.

You determine the pace, and complete coursework anytime and anywhere there’s a web connection.

Through that web portal, a whole world can open up.

At Berkshire University, we combine advanced simulation software and web-based networking with good old-fashion personal attention to create a virtual learning environment that is both stimulating and engaging. No doubt, you have questions. So, here are the answers to some of the most common ones.


Yes the curriculum, standards of learning, and requirements for graduation are exactly the same. The fact is that online degree programs differ from traditional programs in one respect only; the method of delivery. With modern simulation software and a wide variety of forums, social media, chat, and text options, online students are now able to interact with faculty members and students to a degree that was previously not possible. You can learn from highly-respected faculty members who provide the same level of academic rigor and assessment found in most any traditional classroom environment.

Online is only the delivery system for your program—your degree has the same value as one earned in seat.

Therefore it will appear the same in print: BSU University.

Yes. BSU University is regionally accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate, baccalaureate, and master degrees as well as diploma programs.

BSU University offers class year-round. By taking two classes during every 5-week term, you can earn your Bachelor’s degree in just 2.5 years or an Associate’s degree in 1.5 years.

There are many agents in many countries and many of their graduation parties are available and you can participate through them or if your stay in the country giving the certificate can participate in the donor country

It was established in 1998 for the teaching system and the professional equivalency program system, and it began the online education system in 2005.

Yes, although it will be challenging. Berkshire  University’s online programs are designed to be flexible and convenient, and they are ideal for the working professional. We have an accelerated track or a normal track and you decide how fast or how slow you wish to proceed based on your schedule.

Many of our online courses measure comprehension and progress through papers and projects.

However, there are open-book tests throughout your time at Berkshire  University Online.

Berkshire University’s Online campus has a comprehensive Career Services Department that is available to help you with crafting a job search strategy, resume preparation, writing cover letters, interview coaching, and more.

BSU University has relationships with thousands of employers nationwide and can also help you target the right job opportunities that fit your skill set.

You may request more information or chat with an admissions advisor by clicking the Request More Information button located throughout our website and filling out the simple form

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Some of the programs are available online

  • Mechanical Engineering Technology
  • Cloud Computing
  • Electronics Engineering
  • Master of Science in Cybersecurity
  • Master of Science in Information Systems
  • Mechatronics
  • Web Design and Development
  • Cyber and Network Security
  • Software Development
  • Mobile Development
  • Cybersecurity


Berkshire University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award Associate, Baccalaureate, Masters, Education Specialist and Doctorate degrees


It is among our mission to deliver academic instruction in the liberal arts and sciences and professional preparation through traditional, extended campus and online programs.

Adult & Online Education

With Berkshire University Adult & Online Education programs, you can earn a respected degree with the support and flexibility you need to succeed.

Explore our 8-week accelerated programs

Berkshire University  Adult & Online Education offers afternoon, evening and online classes in a convenient 8-week format designed for individuals who are interested in pursuing a course of study while balancing other obligations.

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