Synchronous Course – Courses may be held in multiple locations that have an electronic room setup. These courses meet at a set day and time. They have a live instructor and the course may or may not have a web component.
IVN Interactive Video Network - These courses meet in the electronic classroom at Bluefield, Beckley, or Lewisburg as scheduled. These are live with an instructor and are two-way audio and video. The strength of this medium is that faculty and students can be seen and heard simultaneously.
IVNWE Interactive Video Network Web Enhanced- These courses have an on-line portion in conjunction with class time.
ITV Instructional Television - These courses meet seven times at one of the three campus sites where they are scheduled. Requirements include attending class, watching videos on WSWP-TV Channel 9 as scheduled, reading the text and study guide, taking two exams and writing a paper.