E-Learning and Instructional Support (ELIS)
E-Learning and Instructional Support (ELIS) Address

Oakland University Online Course Personal Savings Calculator

(adapted from SUNY Learning Network State University of New York, SUNY Plaza, N-303, Albany, NY 12246ยท http://SLN.suny.edu)

How much money will you save by taking an online course?

If you drive to/from campus,
how many miles is your round-trip commute?
What is your car's gas mileage? miles per gallon
What is the current price of gas? $
What other costs are associated
with your commute to/from campus
(include daily parking fee, public transportation etc.)
What does child care cost you
for your college time?
How many minutes does it take for
your round-trip commute to campus
What is your personal time worth? $ per hour