7 Best Online Jobs for College Students

Online job for students

When I was a college student, I felt for a little extra money. Most of the college students have not realized that you can get this extra money without your computer. There are different types of online jobs for college students. I will present the best 15 jobs available. These jobs come from different areas and need different kinds of skills for each job. Based on a few factors, I have chosen them as top online jobs for college students. For each job, I’ll explain-

  1. What it is
  2. How you can make money doing it
  3. The skills involved to get into it.

Freelance Writing

One of the best ways to make some extra money is online writing jobs. You can take it as part time or full time jobs. Here is a list of sites you can look for freelance writing jobs on:

  1. Upwork
  2. Elance
  3. Freelancer
  4. Craigslist
  5. Online Writing Jobs
  6. Journalism Jobs
  7. TextBroker
  8. ProBlogger Job Board
  9. Freelance Writer’s Den
  10. Media Bistro
  11. Pitch Me
  12. Canadian Freelance Writing Jobs

Taking Online Surveys

For online surveys job there is no need of background skills and one can begin earning money right now. You will get paid to express your opinions with taking surveys online. To get feedback on products or services, Market Research firms use this valuable opinion. Moreover, they use it to produce new products or services or get the public opinion on a wide range of issues. To make money within these sites, there are also other ways which I I’m describing throughout studenternet, giving specific tricks and tips for definite survey taking websites.

If you don’t like to wait to make money right in the away, then I recommend reading my guide to using studenternet. Actually, taking surveys will not get you rich, if you go after my tips here on Survey Chris then it will make a good amount for a college student. Especially, when you believe that you can start earning today, then just manage a computer or smartphone to start. I think taking surveys to be one of the best online based jobs for college students.

Freelance Photography

You could be making money for your pictures if you are good at photography, or are pretty nifty with your cellphone camera. The earning system is that you create have to an account and then upload your photos to these sites I’ve listed below. People come here to buy these photos and you get paid per download. It’s very simple way. Here is a website committed to getting good at photography: Digital Photography School

Here are lists of sites where you can sell your photos on:

  1. iStockPhoto
  2. Stockxpert
  3. ShutterStock
  4. BigStockPhoto
  5. Crestock
  6. PhotoStockPlus
  7. DreamsTime
  8. Fotolia
  9. ShutterPoint
  10. 123RoyaltyFree
  11. Veer

Take Full Advantage of Craigslist

At first buy any things/service for free and then sell those for more. This can certainly work on Craigslist, because people are frequently selling for inexpensive or giving away for free items that are completely fine, or broken and can be fixed. Sometimes, people offer larger items minimally because they don’t desire to put in the effort to shift them. If you have a truck, you can take advantage for making money with Craigslist. Also, if you are an expert in fixing anything, you can find a broken version of that on Craigslist. Fix that and then sell again for a income. Craigslist is also a source for searching freelance work.

General Freelance Work

Although you can join to the writing and photography freelancing jobs, there are still a ton of options.  As you are a college student, it is the best idea to take a look throughout these sites to see if there is any job that you have the skills to complete. Here is some sites list to check out:

  1. Upwork
  2. Elance
  3. Freelancer
  4. Craigslist

Customer Service / Sales Representative

Here are lists of companies who offer these kinds of jobs:

  1. HEA-Employment
  2. Uhaul Contact Center
  3. Asurion
  4. West at Home
  5. 1-800 Flowers
  6. TeleTech@Home
  7. The Connection
  8. Exact Customer Service
  9. Skyes Home

Start a Blog

You can create a blog online, if you have a subject that is interesting. You can go to and start a free blog within a minute. The easiest method to create money with a blog is advertising on blog or selling affiliate products. Such as your favorite video games, books or music.

Making money online is a not so hard but you need some technique. There is a proverb that “Look before you leap”. So, always be careful danger is everywhere (ABCDE).

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2 comments on “7 Best Online Jobs for College Students

  1. zvodret iluret

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    • JTN

      Thanks zvodret

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