The Accelerated Leadership Cohort is a great option for many adult students because it minimizes the amount of time you need to spend in a classroom and commuting to and from class, but it also requires a strong commitment to your studies and motivation to be a self-directed learner.
The Leadership Cohort is accelerated and hybrid. This means that for most classes, you'll attend class from 6:00 PM-9:20 PM one night per week and complete the remainder of your coursework activities online. Most courses will be 5 weeks in length. You can expect to spend about 18-22 hours a week between in class meetings, online expectations, and homework.
GVSU has compiled several resources to help you determine this type of program is a good fit with your learning style and current life situation:
Take this quiz to assess your learning style, technology, and academic skills. After the quiz, you will receive feedback on your strengths and opportunities to further develop your skills.
Visit this website to determine if online classes fit with your current schedule and learn about ways to improve your time management.
Read these articles to learn more about what to expect from an online or hybrid course and look for tips to develop self directed skills..