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Online Class Formats

Online learning is provided in three formats at Macomb: online, remote and hybrid. Learn more in the chart below.

Class format How does the class meet? Does the class meet at specific times? Sample Course Code
Online Virtually No. You engage with the class weekly according to your availability, except for test dates and other deadlines for assignments. PSYC-1010-V1601
Remote Virtually Yes. You engage with the class virtually on the scheduled days and times displayed in Student Planning when you register. ENGL-1180-R1603
Hybrid Virtually and on campus

Virtual class meetings are held in online or remote formats. On-campus meetings occur on the specific dates and times displayed in Student Planning when you register.

(To register for a hybrid course, search by campus location.)

To search and register for online, remote or hybrid classes, visit the Class Offerings & Catalogs page or Search for Sections page. Here are more things to consider about each format before you register.

Help when you need it!

Counseling and Academic Advising Services are available to assist you in your selection of courses. Call them at 586.445.7999 (option 2): Monday-Tuesday, 8:00am-5:30pm, or Wednesday-Friday, 8:00am-4:00pm, or email them based on your needs: 

If you need help with Student Planning or your My Macomb account, contact Student Technology Support.

If you are having difficulty submitting an assignment or other Canvas-related issue, consult the Canvas Student Guide.

For other issues, contact Macomb’s Online Support at or 877.362.2662. Support is available seven days a week: Monday-Friday, 8:00am-8:00pm, Saturday, 10:00am-7:00pm, and Sunday, noon-6:00pm.