Online Students

Is online learning right for you?

Online learning is different from classroom learning in many ways. To find out if online courses are a good match for you, try these instructional courses and self assessments.

Self Assessment for Prospective Online Learners

Are you ready for online learning? Try our Self-Assessment module!

Your Life Online

Try Life Online: An Introduction to Online Learning to get a taste of how online courses work in the MnSCU system.

How to access and use D2L Brightspace

At Pine Technical & Community College, almost all of our courses have an online component that we use the service D2L Brightspace. To log in, use your StarID and password. If you are having issues logging in to D2L Brightspace, contact the Helpdesk. If you need a guide on how to use D2L Brightspace, try our Introduction to D2L Brightspace Module!