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Benefits of Online Learning

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Interested in joining an online program or taking online classes through LFCC?

Find out more information on what LFCC can offer virtually as well as some of the benefits of taking online classes.

LFCC offers a number of completely online courses in areas including: 

Online programs and classes can be a great benefit for students with busy schedules outside of school, or for students who are seeking independent learning. 

LFCC online programs and classes are: 


Students may access LFCC online classes from anywhere in the world, as long as they have Internet access! Students can complete their coursework, access college resources, and receive academic advising from the comfort of their own home without ever having to travel to campus.   


Worried that you will be on your own when taking online classes? No need to fear! Our online classes are taught by highly qualified faculty who are here to help! Students can stay in constant contact with their instructors through e-mail and Blackboard. Students can feel free to ask their instructors for extra clarification and assistance with their work. Students enrolled in an online program can receive advising and other student services without coming to campus.


Tuition at LFCC is only one-third of the cost tuition at an average public 4-year institution in Virginia and approximately one-quarter of the cost of an average online university! LFCC also provides students with many options for financial assistance including grants, scholarships, work-study programs, and student loans. In addition, by taking classes online, students can avoid paying the rising cost of gas to commute to campus!


LFCC programs are fully accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, as well as a proud partner of the American Association of Community Colleges. Our instructors are highly qualified individuals, with many years of both classroom and field experience. 


Online classes at LFCC give students the opportunity to still have the "in-classroom" social feel. Through tools such as email, chat, discussion boards, and group projects, students can connect with one another within their classes. This gives students the opportunity to meet new people, interact with their peers, and have other classmates to ask questions and study with. 


LFCC offers a number of courses and programs online. From core classes such as math, English, science and history, to varied electives and program requirements such as foreign languages, information technology, sociology, public speaking, and marketing, LFCC is sure to have an online class to meet students' varying interests and needs. 

Still looking for more information about online learning?

Please visit the Distance Learning at LFCC page for more information about online learning and information to help you determine if online learning is right for you.


LFCC provides a positive, caring and dynamic learning environment that
inspires student success, values diversity and promotes community vitality.