To determine if HYBRID or ONLINE learning is right for you:
HYBRID courses blend the consistency of the traditional classroom with the flexibility of the online environment. Students and instructors meet for a traditional three hour "class" in weeks 1, 3, 6, and 8. The rest of the time, class is conducted in an online threaded discussion where students communicate asynchronously. It is the best of both worlds!
ONLINE courses are delivered entirely over the Internet although some courses may have special attendance requirements. Online courses are NOT SELF-PACED; there are deadlines for assignments just as in other course formats.
Online courses provide:
Online courses are a good fit for learners who are:
If you checked all of the above, online courses may be a good fit for you. If not,
you may struggle with online courses and hybrid classes might be a better fit. Continue...
Did you check all of the above? All conditions apply each week for ONLINE courses and for non-class weeks (weeks 2, 4, 5, 7) in HYBRID learning. Continue...
If you checked the box above, you may be a candidate for HYBRID learning. If you are comfortable without any face-to-face interaction then you may be a candidate for ONLINE learning.
Talk to your RN-BSN Program Admissions Advisor, Chris Frana. The checklist is great to get you started but there is much more to discuss before you make your decision!
RN-BSN Program Admissions Advisor
Phone: (563) 425-5318
Fax: (563) 425-5865