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Welcome to online learning at Montgomery College.

Distance Education and Learning Technologies Logo This is the homepage for all your distance learning resources. The Office of E-Learning, Innovation, and Teaching Excellence (ELITE) provides comprehensive services that empower students with skills that are essential to success in distance education or technology-enhanced courses.

Faculty can visit the following website: http://cms.montgomerycollege.edu/elite.


Fully Online Degrees in Business and in Information Systems!

Graduation Day PhotoMontgomery College now offers fully online degrees for Business and Information Systems. The online programs follow the same curriculum as the traditional degree programs.

The courses are taught by the College’s expert faculty who have been trained and certified in online Quality Assurance. Go to, http://cms.montgomerycollege.edu/onlinedegrees/, for more information on the degree programs!


Course Information Pages, Winter 2015 Course Listings, and English 101/102 Orientations

Student Sitting At Computer Photo 01BThe Online Credit Course Listings for Winter 2015 are up for your viewing.

Additional information about your online courses such as requirements, textbooks, and contact information is provided by some of your faculty on the Course Information Page (CIP). Students who are taking ENGL101 or ENGL102 (formerly EN101/102) for the Summer semester can go and check the dates for the ENGL Orientation. The orientation is required of all students so please make sure you attend! Click here to go to the ENGL Orientation link!


Online Student Orientation and Online Learning Pre-Assessment Tool

Computer ScreenThe Distance Education online orientation through the Blackboard course management system is designed to help students new to online learning better prepare themselves for success at Montgomery College. To access the orientation, go to the Online Student Orientation. Take the Online Learning Pre-Assessment to find out whether or not you are ready to take an online class, go to the Online Learning Pre-Assessment Tool. 


Out-of-State Students

There are eight states that would require Montgomery College to pay a fee to be able to offer classes to students in those states. To be in proper compliance, MC will block registrations from students in the following states: Alaska, Arkansas, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Montana, Oregon, South Dakota and Utah. Questions should be directed to ELITE at 240-567-6000.


Smarthinking: Online Tutoring for MC Students!

Smarthinking LogoAll MC students now have access to Smarthinking, an online tutoring service! You can find the link to Smarthinking under Student Quick Links in MyMC. Go to, http://cms.montgomerycollege.edu/distance/during/smarthinking/, for more information!


Accessing Online Courses

Log in to MyMC (For assistance, click New to MyMC under the login box.)
• Click on the Blackboard icon in the upper right-hand corner.
• This will take you to My Blackboard, which will list your course if it has been made available.
• Click on the course title.
• All courses will be available no later than the first day of the semester.

Important Note: Some online courses at Montgomery College are not delivered on Blackboard.

• Please go to Online Credit Course Listing.
• Locate your course title on that page.
• Follow the directions in the note below the course listing.
• Email your instructor with questions.



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