Online / Distance Education

SCC offers several distance-based course formats.

Find the one that’s right for you!

Bridge the gap of time and distance between you and your instructor with technology.

You can earn college credits with fewer visits to the campus.

We design our distance education (DE) courses to help students advance their academic goals with a rigorous and challenging educational experience.  Sacramento City College is committed to giving students in our DE courses the same individual support, academic standards and experienced faculty found in our physical classrooms – plus the freedom to choose your learning mode.

About Our Courses

  • About Online Courses

    Online Courses

    Review the benefits and requirements of online courses.

  • Quality of Courses

    All of our quality courses are designed ensure equivalent learning experience and academic rigor. View our Student Standard of Conduct.

  • STUDENT STANDARD OF CONDUCT All of our quality online / distance education courses are approved for presentation through each DE mode by the Sacramento City College Curriculum Committee to ensure equivalent learning experience… MORE >> WHAT TO EXPECT IN AN ONLINE COURSE

    Are Online Courses Right for You?

    View resources to help you determine whether online / distance education courses are a good match for your needs.

  • Regular Effective Contact

    Regular Student-Instructor Contact

    Taking a course online does not mean learning alone.  Our courses are designed to facilitate regular and effective contact between students and their instructors.

  • D2L Free Sample Class

    Try Our Free Sample Class

    Thinking about taking an online, hybrid (blended) or televised / streaming class?  Try a free sample D2L class for students who have a Los Rios student ID number.

  • Services of Online Students

    Services for Online Students

    Sacramento City College provides an array of services for online students that promote success in our online and hybrid courses.