What Are Classes Like?

  • Courses are taught entirely online in a full 16-week or two 8-week session formats.

  • 8-week short sessions cover the same material as the 16-week session but move at an accelerated pace. Discuss this option with your academic advisor before registering.

  • Courses are asynchronous, not requiring students to log in at specific times however there is a syllabus and schedule to follow.

  • Students are expected to read textbook assignments, participate in online discussions, complete faculty assigned projects online, and participate in lab experiments.

  • All eCore students have access to Smarthinking, an online tutoring service.

  • Each course has a minimum of one, maximum of two mandatory proctored exams.

KSU/eCore course comparison chart