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Determine if you have enough time each week to complete the course work required for your planned number of credits in a semester.

Time Management Resources for Parents Studying and Working from Home

Even under normal circumstances, Penn State World Campus students are expert jugglers, balancing families and work with school. Now that so many schools and daycares are closed as a result of coronavirus, online students who are parents or grandparents are unexpectedly caring for and homeschooling children, leaving less time for their own studies. We’ve compiled…

Five Essential Steps to Help Students Master Time Management

If there’s one challenge that seems to be universal, it’s the struggle to find time to get everything done. We are all busier than ever and juggling countless responsibilities, and we never seem to have enough hours in the day to finish our endless to-do list. Time management is particularly important — and challenging —…

5 Time Management Tips for Online Students

One blogger’s perspective on how to organize yourself and improve your time management techniques in the first few weeks of your online course work My name is Jeanne Damon, and I’m currently pursuing my master’s degree in Human Resources and Employment Relations at Penn State World Campus. I’ve found the Penn State culture to be…

Time Management: Planning for Success

As a World Campus student, effective time management is an essential skill. We often have a number of different commitments, including family, work, and school. It is important to learn how to balance it all. A good way to do so is by planning ahead. Perfecting the art of planning ahead can be tricky, but…

Time Management: How-To Plan Ahead

Life is full of activities, deadlines, and events. The key to effectively balancing your daily responsibilities is time management. Planning your time makes it much easier to set aside time to study and complete your schoolwork. With the fall semester getting started, now is a great time to revisit your time management techniques. A group…

How We Manage Our Time

Time management is no cinch, especially when you’re working full time, pursuing a degree, and juggling other major responsibilities. But we make things work, and each of us has a different strategy. Here are a few methods we use to stay productive. We want to hear your tips, too! Share them at the bottom in…

Managing Your Time

Now that you have survived the first two weeks of the new semester, red markings blocking off time for various commitments may have magically begun to appear on your calendar. If this is the case for you, there is no better time to begin getting organized. Between work, school, family, and other responsibilities, your schedule…

Set Goals and Stay Well with You@PSU

Do you find yourself looking for information on goal-setting, time management, and other aspects of balancing your life as a student, professional, parent or other roles? You@PSU is a wellness resource available to all Penn State students that can help.