Your Success Is Our Mission

Distance Learning

Distance Learning is for students who cannot come to campus or prefer a flexible schedule.

image of girl at computer"I am the mother of a 20-month-old girl, and because I am a stay-at-home mom, online classes are a necessity. I would not be able to maintain a full-time status if I didn't have the opportunity to take online courses."  - TP

Students who succeed are highly motivated self-starters. They are goal oriented, manage their time well, and have active reading skills. Not sure if Distance Learning is for you? Take the following assessment.


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Learn more about fully online programs offered at BRCC


Southern Regional Education Board’s Electronic Campus Affiliation

image of girl at computerBlue Ridge Community College participates in the Southern Regional Education Board’s Electronic Campus.  Out of state students can locate information regarding Student Services (admissions, registration, fees, counseling, etc.) under Student Support for Distance Learners.

Consumer Information for all students is located on our website at, and specific information regarding State Authorization including the Student Complaint policy for out of state online students is also located on our site at

Additional information for individual online courses or Course Requirement Outlines (CRO’s) are listed by the semester at:



How To View Online Courses Offered
To view all online courses and seats available in "real time:"

  • Go to WebAdvisor
  • Click "Students"
  • Click "Search for Sections" (under "Registration" on the right)
  • Choose the "Term"
  • Near the bottom, choose "Location: Internet-Based Course" and "Academic Level: Curriculum"
  • Click "Submit" to see all fully online courses and the seat availability

Online Continuing Education Courses Promote Professional Growth

guy at computer image"Your Distance Learning has been a lifesaver. I am a police officer from Elizabethtown, North Carolina and am currently in the military in Afghanistan. I was not able to take the mandated in-service training in person. Your online program is making it possible for me to serve my country overseas." - RG, Jalalabad Regional Commander 

Some Continuing Education Courses Offered Online

  • Law Enforcement
  • Quick Books
  • Health Care Medical Online
  • Network Forensics
  • Ed2Go courses for personal interest