The online learning department at Southern Maine Community College administers distance education to offer learners the opportunity to advance their career with education. The program offers course content on a flexible schedule using the Blackboard delivery system and provides access to faculty and staff to enhance the learning experience. There is also the opportunity to interact with peers and instructors within each class. Degree programs offered online include business administration and liberal studies. In addition to online degree programs, Southern Maine Community College offers individual classes online to provide busy professionals the opportunity to take non-credit courses for the benefit of their careers. The school provides a dedicated online student support group including assistance with admissions, academic advising, career guidance and transfer assistance for those wishing to continue into a four-year program.