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Welcome to the Open SUNY Readiness Assessment! This resource was designed to help you test a number of skills and personal preferences to see if online-enabled learning is the right choice for you. To get started, click on one of the links below to see if online offerings from SUNY are something you’re ready to explore.

Prepare for Success – This section will provide some background on the common components of an online course; the difference between online learning and face-to-face learning; some of the characteristics of a successful online learner; and will help dispel some commonly heard myths about online-enabled learning.

Computer Skills – Want to see if you have the necessary computer skills to be successful in an online learning environment? This section will outline the essential skills you will need to do well in your courses.

Online Readiness (30 min) – Ready to test your skills and see if online-enabled learning is right for you? Take our 30 minute readiness assessment!

Online Readiness (5 min) – Don’t have enough time to complete the 30 minute assessment? We have a shorter version that you can complete in as little as 5 minutes!