Tags online education

University of Phoenix predicts all but one in-person location will close by 2024

by Emily Bamforth • 1 month ago

The for-profit school is on track to close all but one physical campus by 2024, as its 84,000 students overwhelmingly prefer learning online.

Interest in cloud architecture, art history exploding on Udemy

by Emily Bamforth • 1 month ago

Cloud architecture, Dynatrace and art history are the fastest-growing education trends, according to the online learning platform Udemy.

New online college program rankings show rise in digital

by Emily Bamforth • 4 months ago

A new annual ranking from U.S. News & World Report shows a rise in the number of programs at higher education institutions to move online.

Google offers free IT certificates to community colleges, technical high schools

by Emily Bamforth • 7 months ago

Schools in Connecticut have already begun putting the certificates in their programs.

EdX to retain brand after 2U acquisition, executives say

by Emily Bamforth • 9 months ago

The combined company will keep its free offerings and offer more university degrees online to benefit international students and nontraditional American learners, the founders said.

Purdue U. Global begins offering free online courses

by Emily Bamforth • 12 months ago

Purdue University Global students can now take certain general education requirements for free through OnlineDegree.com.

Students seeking online education still largely career-minded, survey finds

by Emily Bamforth • 12 months ago

Higher education institutions are reexamining their online offerings, but a new survey shows that the motivations for online students has remained fairly consistent since last year.

Coding bootcamp Flatiron School redesigns courses around hybrid work

by Emily Bamforth • 1 year ago

The Manhattan-based coding academy Flatiron School is redesigning its courses to better align with the adoption of hybrid work among a growing number of workplaces.

Notes platform StuDocu raises $50 million in funding round

by Emily Bamforth • 1 year ago

StuDocu, a platform where users upload their notes and study guides, raised $50 million in its latest round of funding from the venture capital firm Partech.