Delete a Course or Section

You can hide or delete a course, section, or course master.You can delete a course or section from your Instructor Center.

If you manage your K-12 course through NGLSync, see Deactivate a Course (NGLSync).

When you delete the last section in a course, you also delete the course.

You can't delete a course or section with enrolled students or secondary instructors.

  1. Sign in to the Instructor Center at
  2. Click My Courses.
  3. Locate your course.
  4. Delete the course or section.
    • To delete an entire course, click more > Delete Course (and Sections) > Delete Course.
    • To delete a section, click expand course > Delete Section.
  5. In the Instructor Resource Center, navigate to your course, course master, or section.
    1. Select the textbook or product for your course.
    2. Click Manage Courses.
    3. Click either the Courses or Course Masters & Sections tab.
  6. Either hide or delete the course, section, or course master.
    • To temporarily hide it from students and instructors, click hide.
    • To permanently delete all data for the course, section, or course master, click hide.

    You can't delete a course or section with enrolled students.

  7. Click Save Changes.

If the section you deleted was LMS-integrated, you must also delete the product and all course/activity links from your LMS. See Wrong Product/Course in LMS.