Delivery Mode Descriptions

In Person Courses

Instruction is delivered in a face-to-face setting. The course may use internet or other technology to facilitate instruction.

Online Courses

Instruction is delivered 100% through the internet. Courses require work completed by specific deadlines and may require supervised, onsite testing.

Blended Courses

Instruction is delivered weekly through both online and face-to-face instruction. Approximately 50% of the instruction is delivered through each method.

Video Conference

Instruction is delivered with students participating from designated sites. Live interaction occurs between instructor and students via two-way video conferencing. Online activities may be required.


Instruction is delivered in a face-to-face accelerated (time-compressed) format. These courses require fewer class hours and are completed in less than 15 weeks. Online activities may be required.

Independent Study

Instruction is delivered with preplanned learning experiences identified jointly by instructor and student.

Flex Lab

Schedules are specifically designed for students who cannot attend regularly scheduled day or evening courses. If you are a self-motivated student who wants to work on a degree or update your skills at your own pace, the Flex Lab is a great way to meet your goals.

Work Based Learning

Work based learning is a work based educational experience that provides students opportunities to attain work that is correlated with program instruction.

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