Student’s Guide: Time Management

Learn to manage time when studying online, and stay ahead of everyone in the class. Earning a degree online is not that challenging but being the prominent one can be slightly tough. Those students who are always top of the line everywhere, there are a few guidelines for them to retain that image. Students who want to stay on top should possess qualities such as discipline, dedication, and management.

“A good student possess some qualities which set him/her apart from everyone, whether in a traditional classroom or learning online.”

University of Atlanta Expert Faculty Member

It’s a little challenging for students to cope up with requirements online because they are not in contact with their peers or mentors in-person, and interaction is online.

“Studying online is easier, because student have the advantage to learn on his/her own pace,” says an expert on online education. He further added that, student have the freedom to manage time and concentrate because they get individual attention, which every student desires.

A recent study about online education revealed that flexibility is what attracts student the most towards studying online. From 2010-2014 enrollments in online education topped at 10 million students.

For students who have a lot going on; be it kid’s recitals to attend, an important meeting to present or parent-teacher meeting, these tips will help them stay ahead and make their life easier.


Keep a Calendar

Make your own personal calendar, and mark all the important dates on it and keep checking your syllabus. Mark time and dates for each course and commit to it.

“I set my calendar every night, usually after I  put my kids to bed. It helps me manage my work, family and education.” – said a University of Atlanta  student.

Go through your Course Every Day

The most useful thing about distance learning is that you can take your classes anywhere with access to the internet, stay up-to-date and organized with your android or tablet. All these mobile devices can help student revise and study, even if they are at their kid’s baseball game or daughter’s recitals.

“Adding learning to your daily routine eliminates the last minute pressure and being up-to-date makes them more flexible towards last minute course changes or exams.

Look Ahead

Make sure you know about your due assignments and what’s coming up next. This will prepare you with upcoming submissions and time management.

If you are someone who studies last minute or makes assignments at the eleventh hour, you need to let go of that habit. The reason being that this habit will not only make your life difficult but majorly affect your work and family.

Need Help? Ask for it!

Student often doesn’t ask for help, they try to figure it out on their own, this habit might waste a lot of your time, don’t stay silent. Seek help if you have to and ensure that you are not wasting your time in doing something when you are headed in the wrong direction.

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Guide for using Six Sigma in Education by University of Atlanta

It’s vital to be educated and doing your best either its general education, job education or career education. Having a renowned degree and skill in hand is an added benefit at your work place; it makes your everyday life easier and less complicated.

University of Atlanta Faculty comes up with theories from time to time to present education effectively to students who want to learn and move ahead. They adopt new styles, resources and techniques and one of the most popular techniques which are used for teaching is the six sigma approach.

Being the pioneer in online Education University of Atlanta keeps new research and technology in mind. Six Sigma techniques is most effective technique to educate employees. It works by improving management skills and reducing wastes which would eventually result in increased productivity. The basic motive is to have a better product more quickly to more customers.

Six Sigma is a tool which is gaining popularity benefiting managers and everyone else involved, It is helping the world of education from teachers to workforce.

Six sigma training has to be determined, the rule of DMAIC which is define, measure, analyze, improve and control. It is used to manage upper level employees. Different and innovative techniques make teaching interesting for the ones who provide education.

Using the Six sigma methodology is a series of educational levels. Those who participate start at one level for an educational foundation. Then the next level of Six Sigma provides even more information throughout all the levels. The Six sigma methodology can be used for different elements. Even though business is the most used element for this technique other educational elements can be adapted. Revealing the wonders of education and teaching it to the world.

Using Six Sigma has been recognized to be most useful in education. Some students need something new and innovative in teaching style than they have experienced before. That is why it is practical and flourishing for students, teachers as well as future employers.

UoFA Career Faculty always seeks for the betterment of their student and incorporating such techniques can not only benefit students but also the ones teaching online course, UoFA Course are known to be most innovative and interesting among all the courses offered online.