Ogeechee Technical School introduced this week that they’re offering college students entry to extra on-line programs by way of a statewide platform known as “eCampus”.
This Technical School System of Georgia (TCSG) initiative supplies college students the power to enroll in on-line programs supplied by any TCSG school, permitting college students entry to applications that will not be out there at their house technical school. Upon completion of the web course, college students obtain credit score at Ogeechee Tech the identical manner they’d had they accomplished the course in-person on campus.
“We’re excited concerning the rollout of the eCampus initiative and the way it will proceed to satisfy the wants of our college students,” stated Lori Durden, OTC President. “Having the ability to broaden the category and program choices out there by way of our School whereas growing the pliability by way of which college students have entry to high quality technical schooling is a win-win.”
Previous to the launch of eCampus, college students have been restricted to the programs out there on the particular technical school by which they enrolled. This inhibited alternatives out there to college students based mostly on their location or who could have restricted transportation means to get to campus. Via eCampus, Ogeechee Tech college students now have entry to on-line programs which are taught by an teacher from one other TCSG school. College students get the customized expertise of being part of OTC in addition to the chance to benefit from programs supplied by different TCSG schools.
“TCSG is compelled to achieve each individual in search of a possibility to counterpoint their lives by way of schooling and expertise coaching,” stated TCSG Commissioner, Greg Dozier. “With the implementation of eCampus, our technical school system has the power to supply technical school curricula to all college students, no matter the place they reside. By pooling sources on this shared platform, eCampus will even guarantee our technical schools are assembly workforce demand.”
eCampus supplies super flexibility for these college students who beforehand have been restricted by the point of day a selected course was supplied. That is notably true for college kids whose work schedules conflicted with their course schedules.eCampus helps remove these boundaries to working adults by bringing programs and schools companies to college students on demand and in a digital surroundings.
Ogeechee Tech college students merely register for the programs they wish to take and eCampus will information them by way of their chosen course of examine, with actual advisors from their house campus, empowered by digital assistants to assist them arrange their research in a state-of-the-art on-line studying surroundings. eCampus will even present a single supply for amassing and documenting a pupil’s achievements, competencies, and credentials to spotlight when getting ready for future employment.
TCSG will develop eCampus all through the following few months. Throughout Part 2, eCampus will present a digital one-stop pupil heart providing breakout rooms that present on-line entry for admissions, monetary support, tutoring, and profession companies. Throughout Part 3, the eCampus digital profile will present pathways to interplay with potential employers and connection to different college students and alumni.
To study extra and start enrolling, go to https://www.ogeecheetech.edu/2037