Distance Learning

Triton College offers a variety of classes through distance learning. This delivery method allows the student to complete online courses with limited or no required on-campus visits. An online course provides the same course content as a face-to-face classroom course. Triton College offers many online General Education courses and Career and Technical Education courses designed to provide flexibility for students to complete programs of study.

State Authorization and Complaint Resolution

Triton College is currently authorized to offer Distance Learning programs in multiple states with further sites pending approval. Triton College Online students from out of state should attempt to resolve any issues or complaints with College faculty and administration first. Typically, working directly with the College, students can satisfactorily resolve any issues. In addition, the U.S. Department of Education requires that institutions offering distance learning provide students and prospective students with contact information for filing complaints with any relevant state official or agency that would handle student complaints. A Directory of State Authorization Agencies and Lead Contacts can be accessed at SHEEO (State Higher Education Executive Officers) www.sheeo.org/stateauth/stateauth-home.htm. You may also contact the Illinois Board of Higher Education or North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, Higher Learning Commission.

They may be reached at:

The Higher Learning Commission

230 South LaSalle Street

Chicago, Illinois 60602-2404

Telephone: (800) 621-7440

Web site: www.ncahlc.org


IBHE Institutional Complaint Hotline: (217) 557-7359