Earning an Evening Degree: Frequently Asked Questions – Part 1

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Are you a working professional who wants to advance your education and career? If so, then you may benefit from taking evening classes. Continue reading to learn the answers to common questions about earning an evening degree:

Are college night classes right for you?

Determining if evening classes are right for you depends on your goals and your schedule. First, discover if the degree that you want is being offered through evening classes. Next, consider whether the class times will accommodate your current schedule. Finally, think about whether you will be able to balance work, life and your studies for the length of the program.

Why are night classes beneficial?

The greatest benefit offered by evening classes is that they allow busy individuals to earn a college degree despite having to work during the day. At Grand Canyon University, our small evening classes give students more chances to receive personal attention from their expert instructors.

What is an evening class?

Evening classes typically refer to any classes that are held between 5 pm and 10 pm, and they are offered in a wide range of study areas and at various degree levels. GCU’s evening courses include a comprehensive curriculum, held one night per week in convenient locations.

Where can I take night or weekend college classes?

Many colleges provide evening and weekend programs or classes. At GCU, we have a wide selection of evening degree programs at the bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral levels. These programs are offered by several of our colleges, some of which include the College of Humanities and Social Sciences, Colangelo College of Business, College of Education and College of Doctoral Studies.

At Grand Canyon University, we offer evening classes to make it convenient for working professionals to achieve their educational goals. For details about our evening degree programs and scholarships, visit our website or use the Request More Information button on this page.

The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the author’s and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of Grand Canyon University. Any sources cited were accurate as of the publish date.