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Class Format Options

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Our classes generally fit into five categories. View this short video overview of your class format options. More information on class formats is available below.

Video created by MGD student Seth McCann

Traditional - Classroom Based Classes

Class meetings are on-site and in-person.

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Look for classes by campus. When setting your preferences, select your preferred physical campus locations. To quickly find a list of Classroom Based classes, click Edit Filter. Classes have a day & time with a classroom location where the class will meet. 

Tuition Rate

On-Campus Tuition Rate. View tuition and fees here

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Online Classes

The course meets online with no expectation for on-campus (in-person) meetings. Portions of the course may include optional remote (online in real time) instruction.

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Look for online classes by selecting “PPCC Online Campus” and/or “PPCC CCCOnline” when setting your preferences. To quickly find a list of Online classes, click Edit Filter. Classes do not have a day or time and the room number will show as “Online”

Tuition Rate

Online Tuition Rate*. View tuition and fees here

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Hybrid Classes

Students get the best of both worlds by combining on-campus class sessions with online coursework. Students meet once a week for lecture and group activities with classmates. Remaining assignments are completed online in PPCC Online Campus (D2L).

Online Success

To be successful, students must have a computer and reliable internet connection or they can use computer labs to complete assignments at all PPCC campus locations. To ensure that your computer will work in the PPCC Online Campus you can run a System Check

Get the right start in your Hybrid course by taking D2L Basics for Students - Practice Course if you are new to PPCC Online Campus (D2L).

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If you are interested in registering for a Hybrid course,
look for sections with an H in the section number (for example, BUS 115 1H1).
  • 1H* sections meet at Centennial Campus
  • 2H* sections meet at Rampart Range Campus
  • 3H* sections meet at the Downtown Studio Campus
  • 9H* sections meet at various Military installations
Important Note:
  • Hybrid courses begin on the first day of the semester, whether in person or online.
  • Plan to log into the online portion on the first day of the semester.
  • You will not have access to your courses until the first day of class.
  • PPCC Hybrid courses are on the same semester calendar as on-campus courses. 

Tuition Rate

On-Campus Tuition Rate. View tuition and fees here
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Remote Real-Time Classes

Class will be taught in real-time, with 100% remote delivery at scheduled times. There is no scheduled in person attendance. Class will be 100% real-time live meetings delivered remotely via technology.

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When setting your preferences, select PPCC Virtual Campus. To quickly find a list of Remote Real-Time classes, click Edit Filters. Choose the option "Live: Remote Only" from the listed Section Filters. Be prepared to attend class remotely (via Zoom or similar software) at the days & times the class is scheduled. 

Tuition Rate

On-Campus Tuition Rate. View tuition and fees here

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Hyflex Classes

Student Experience:  A highly flexible experience where the course is delivered entirely remotely in real-time, entirely in person in real-time, or a combination of the two. For Hyflex with Lab classes, lab will require in-person attendance

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When setting your preferences, select your preferred physical campus locations. To quickly find a list of Hyflex classes, click Edit Filter. Hyflex classes will have the word “Hyflex” displayed for the room number and the campus displayed for where you can choose to attend the class in-person. Your instructor will communicate the room number for the class if you choose to attend on-campus.

Tuition Rate

On-Campus Tuition Rate. View tuition and fees here

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Are you ready for PPCC Online Campus?

PPCC students are expected to be able to use D2L proficiently to complete their coursework since all PPCC courses use D2L in the PPCC Online Campus.

Get Comfortable with Online

Students can enroll in the free practice course called D2L Basics (For Students). They will learn their way around:
  • Content modules
  • Participate in a discussion
  • Turn in a practice assignment
  • Take a practice quiz
  • Become familiar with navigating the course and how D2L works
Excited Student
*Online tuition rates are higher than on-campus tuition rates. See the tuition rate table for details