Tags online courses

U. Arizona boosts education accessibility with 'pay-what-you-can' courses

by Betsy Foresman • 2 weeks ago

In recognition of many students facing financial hardship during the pandemic, the University of Arizona is relaxing its tuition schedules for some course offerings.

ASU to host two-day virtual training event to prepare educators for fall classes

by Betsy Foresman • 3 weeks ago

The event will provide support for faculty to help them design effective and engaging online and blended-learning courses for students.

University of Texas, Austin launches online data-science master's program

by Betsy Foresman • 1 month ago

To meet the demand for more data scientists in the U.S., UTA is offering students a flexible, low-cost online degree program.

Purdue Global launches free COVID-19 contact tracing class

by Betsy Foresman • 1 month ago

The online course will train students in contact-tracing protocols, legal requirements, effective risk communication and how to analyze collected data.

U. Alabama announces virtual summer courses on pandemic issues

by Betsy Foresman • 2 months ago

The online classes will explore new challenges stemming from the coronavirus pandemic, such as personal protective equipment shortages and increased domestic abuse.

SDSU plans virtual visual arts showcase

by Betsy Foresman • 2 months ago

A new online repository will allow students to display their visual art pieces and discuss the challenges of moving their projects online.

Calif. community colleges start virtual science labs for distance learning

by Betsy Foresman • 3 months ago

Without access to classroom laboratories during the pandemic, more than 2 million students attending California's community colleges can now conduct experiments in virtual labs.

U. Central Florida offers online classes to inmates

by Betsy Foresman • 5 months ago

The opportunity to take classes online will give inmates the ability to earn college credit and prepare for life after release.

U. North Texas announces fully online bachelor's degree

by Betsy Foresman • 5 months ago

The new program, which includes degrees in IT and media innovation, caters to non-traditional students, such as adult learners and military.