Although some students have no problems taking online courses, there are still a lot of students who find this aspect of Wake Tech to be very frustrating. Most of the time, online courses rely solely on email as a means of communication. Students must have the capability to work independently and remember to check in with the online course forum daily for new assignments or due dates. Most student complaints regarding online courses are about the lack of communication and official lecture time.
On the plus side, online courses are very convenient for the distance learner. Students may find online courses to be a better alternative to class time than having to drive out to a campus.