Course Formats: Online or On Campus
Learning That Fits In Your Life
We understand how challenging it can be to juggle home, work, and graduate school. At Lasell College, our course delivery formats are designed to give you a quality learning environment and the flexibility you need to keep the rest of your life going while you make this commitment to pursuing a graduate education.
Lasell’s graduate course formats, whether online or hybrid, provide you with a highly interactive and engaged learning environment.You will have direct access to academic resources, your faculty and classmates in addition to taking advantage of the flexibility offered by today’s technology of the online world.Lasell’s course delivery formats are suited for people who are busy and driven to advance themselves personally and professionally.
Never Locked Into One Format or Status
Each semester/session, you have the freedom of choosing the format of your courses based on the offerings published on the Graduate and Professional Studies Course Schedule.You may also choose on a semester basis to be full- or part-time. Students who finance their graduate education with student loan money must enroll in at least 6 credits per semester.
Types of Course Formats:
100% Online: Lasell's online courses are accelerated and eight weeks in length. Students who adapt well to a fast-paced and more independent learning environment may find this format the most appealing. Online study is asynchronous, giving students the freedom to choose when to complete assignments. It doesn't matter whether you're in our neighborhood or anywhere else in the world.
On Campus: Courses blend face to face meetings with web facilitated resources and assignments. On Campus courses are offered in 16- and 8-week sessions. Students have the freedom to study with fewer trips to campus but the opportunity to engage in a traditional classroom environment.
Benefits of Online Learning
- Personalized online learning format where classes and faculty provide interactive delivery.
- Full-time Lasell faculty and adjunct lecturers are certified to teach online.
- Online access to Lasell College's campus resources including:
· The Brennan Library, library databases and Minuteman Network
· IT support
· Degree Audit
Lasell College uses Moodle, a software platform for educators to conduct interactive online classes. Lasell's Moodle site includes access to all course materials, file management and sharing, assignment submission and grading, discussion forums, chat rooms, messaging, wikis, databases, and more. All course related materials are easily accessible via Moodle, so you can check in with your class whenever you want!