1. See if online learning is right for you
To complete a 360 eTECH program or course, you will need a computer and Internet connection. Please be sure your computer system meets minimum technical and browser requirements. Individual courses may have additional hardware or software requirements. Refer to the course description or syllabus to determine these additional requirements.
In addition, students are required to have basic Internet and computer skills. Take the self-assessment to discover the skills needed to be a successful online student.
2. Apply for admission
Apply to a 360 eTECH college. 360 eTECH courses are offered by ten partner colleges through Minnesota State. Choose a college and complete the electronic application (eApplication) to enroll. A $20 application fee may be required. The eApplication provides instruction on how to pay the fee. The college you choose will be your Home College for the duration of your 360 eTECH program.
3. Submit official transcripts
4. Explore options to pay for college
5. Schedule an assessment
You will be notified if the course placement assessment or ACT is needed. Follow the Home College’s instructions for scheduling the assessment.
6. Attend orientation and register for 360 eTECH courses
Follow your Home College’s instruction on attending orientation and registering for courses.
7. Try a sample course
It is highly recommended that you learn to navigate online course rooms prior to beginning coursework.