Many of the degrees offered by Grand Canyon University are available in hybrid or blended learning formats to help you achieve your educational goals while meeting your lifestyle needs. Whether you are looking to earn your degree in business, education, counseling, nursing or healthcare, GCU offers a variety of options for helping you pursue your education and position yourself for possible career advancement.
Hybrid Learning vs. Blended Learning Formats
Blended and hybrid learning are similar in essence. Both formats are designed to help create a learning environment that benefits working professionals and those with a demanding schedule. However, there are distinctions between these two learning formats:
If you are interested in taking both online courses and in-person evening classes to earn your degree, GCU is pleased to offer some flexibility. To learn more about hybrid college classes and blended learning courses, complete the form on this page to connect with a university counselor about your options.
Benefits of Hybrid Courses in College
Hybrid college classes can balance the benefits of both online and in-person learning. A few of these benefits include:
- Face-to-face interaction with faculty and peers
- Access to campus facilities and resources
- Scheduling flexibility
- Accessible learning
Advantages of Blended Learning Courses
Blended learning provides the opportunity to supplement in-person classroom instruction with online content. Here are a few benefits of these courses:
- They can accommodate different learning styles
- They allow learners to control their pace of learning
- Multiple learning methods can help reinforce engagement, learning and retention
- They can help instructors use classroom time more efficiently
Start Your Journey at GCU
For more information about becoming a student at GCU, visit our Admission Requirements or Tuition and Financial Aid page.
To learn about transferring to GCU, visit our College Transfer Center.
Interested in taking both online courses and in-person evening classes to earn your degree in Phoenix? Contact us today to learn about your options with GCU.