September 06, 2012
California Baptist University’s Online and Professional Studies is proud to announce that it has teamed up with Smarthinking, an online tutoring solution where students experience online tutoring that is simple, fast and always available. Smarthinking allows students enrolled in CBU/online courses to connect live to educators from any computer that has Internet access, with no special software installation or equipment required. The Smarthinking online tutorials link is available under the tools menu for courses hosted on Blackboard. Smarthinking provides online tutoring 24 hours a day, 7 days a week enabling students to get the help they need, when they need it.
California Baptist University’s Online and Professional Studies strives to provide every student with the necessary tools to achieve their academic goals and live their purpose. By offering online education students an online tutoring solution, student’s have access to another layer of the academic support they need, when they need it -- seamlessly integrated into their Blackboard course.
Using an advanced queuing system providing little or no wait time, students are connected on-demand with an expert educator. Students work one-on-one, in real-time with a tutor, communicating using a virtual whiteboard technology.
Students connect to live educators from any computer that has Internet access; TheSmarthinking online tutorials link is available to CBU/online students under the tools menu for courses hosted on Blackboard.
Online tutoring offers:
With up to 24/7 availability and easily accessed through any Internet-connected computer, Smarthinking is ideal for CBU/online’s nontraditional students who have work and family obligations and often find themselves seeking assistance at night, on the weekend or over holidays. The online tutoring tool is responsive and supportive to student needs, encourages and promotes student development and growth, and aids in scholastic success.
CBU/online is now accepting applications for bachelor degree completion programs. To apply or find out more information regarding CBU’s Online and Professional Studies degree programs, please visit www.cbuonline.edu or contact Admissions at 877-CBU-3608.