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Traditional Face to Face Courses


  • This is the usual format for course offerings on our multi-campus sites
  • 1-week courses are also scheduled in Kansas City
  • Coursework begins six weeks before the first face-to-face class session; face-to-face class sessions typically begin at 1:00pm on Monday, continue with full day sessions Tuesday through Thursday, and end at noon on Friday; followed by seven weeks of post-course work. 


  • Offered in Kansas City as block or hourly courses.
    • Block class sessions are 3 hours in length and meet once a week.
    • Half block courses are 1.5 hours in length and meet twice a week.
    • Hourly classes are 1 hour in length and meet 3 times a week.
  • Classes meet in the morning, afternoon or evening