Any recs for Patho HCR240 online in AZ?

  1. I am going to enroll in Patho online (HCR 240) my options are Rio Salado, Glendale Community College, Gateway Community College or Phoenix College offers a hybrid option. It doesn't say when the class meets for the hybrid portion of the Phoenix college class, so I am not sure if that will work with my work schedule. Does anybody have any recommendations for which class is better? I just finished Micro through Rio, which was not to bad, but the mid-term and final where typical of Rio, so I am interested in finding out any info about the other schools formats for online classes. What are their tests like? Do they require a lot of essays or homework? Sometimes with Rio, I felt like I spent so much time writing essays, that I lost a lot of time that could have been better used actually studying for the crazy midterm and final.
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  3. by   Devon Rex

    I'm not familiar with any of the schools you've mentioned... BUT... fyi... online programs will make you write a LOT more essays than on-campus classes. It's one way they can measure how much time you spend studying to earn the credit hours.

    That's my two cents.