How Online Learning Works

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How Online Learning Works

May 25, 2023 / 8:00 pm (EDT) 9:00 pm (EDT)

The prospect of continuing your education through Penn State World Campus can be exciting, but students who have never taken a course online may have specific concerns or questions about distance learning. We have created this webinar to help you assess your readiness for an online program and decide whether Penn State World Campus is a good fit for you.

Register for the webinar to learn about:

  • Dr. Margaret Oakar
    Margaret Oakar

    Senior Associate Director, Admission Services & Financial Aid

    Dr. Margaret Oakar is the Associate Director at Penn State World Campus Admission Services and Financial Aid.  She completed her Ph.D. at Penn State where she studied the transitional experiences of military students who study online.

  • Joey Donaghy
    Joey Donaghy

    Admissions Counselor

    Joey Donaghy is an admissions counselor with Penn State World Campus Admission Services and Financial Aid. He recently graduated from Penn State World Campus with a M.Ed. in Higher Education.

  • Carli Donovan
    Carli Donovan picture

    Assistant Director of Admission Services

    Carli Donovan is the assistant director of Penn State World Campus Admissions, where she has worked for more than ten years.

On-Demand Version Available

We recommend registering below for this live webinar with Q&A, but if you are not available, a recorded on-demand version is available to watch at your convenience: On-Demand Webinar (17 minutes)

Register for the webinar

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