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What classes are available?

Search the course catalog and browse course schedules for NOVA:

Four Class Formats for Fall 2021


Course will be offered in the traditional in-person format and all course meeting will be held in the assigned classroom.

Hybrid: In Person and Online

Course will be offered in both an in-person and online format. There is a lot of variety in hybrid course offerings and details about how a specific course section will be offered will be available in course comments and/or on the course syllabus.

Online with Synchronous Meetings

Course will be offered online and will have course meetings at the assigned date/time as reflected on your schedule.

Online Asynchronous

Course will be offered online and will not have set meeting day/times. Work at your own pace to ensure course deadlines are met.

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How do I register for a credit class?

How do I register for Workforce and continuing education classes?

For those interested in short-term professional and continuing education courses outside of our credit programs, registration is continuous throughout the semester and remains open until the course maximum is reached. Please contact the NOVA Workforce office for more information.

Get the course you want - register and pay for it early!

Watch the video below to learn how to contact your advisor.

Students may add or drop classes during the first week of instruction via myNOVA. The drop/add period varies for each term. Please refer to the Spring 2021 academic calendar for drop/add deadlines in the 15-week, 13-week, 8-week, and 5-week terms.