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eLearning Department

Our mission in eLearning is to support students and faculty with educational technology to empower you to be successful in your learning. Contact us if you have questions, and feel free to share ideas that can help us do our work better.

What Is Pierce Online?

Pierce online learning provides courses that use the web to enable innovative and quality educational experiences. Pierce Online represents the college's dedication to enriching and expanding access to higher education.

Types of eLearning Classes

Online Courses

Class is completed entirely online. Instruction will be in the Canvas virtual environment. Class time is flexible. Plan to be online approximately 15 hours per week.

Hybrid Courses

Hybrid classes combine scheduled, synchronous instructional time (meeting together during the same time, either online or in a classroom) with asynchronous online instruction in Canvas.