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Students can simultaneously earn associate and bachelor's degrees through Purdue University Global

by Betsy Foresman • 1 year ago

Through "reverse transfer" programs and partnerships with community colleges, the public university is streamlining the credit transfer process.

Ball State U. puts 30-year-old information and communication sciences degree online

by Betsy Foresman • 1 year ago

The program's online format caters to working professionals and can be completed within 18 months.

YouTube commits $20M to new educational content

by Betsy Foresman • 1 year ago

The new investment in educational content will fund video creation and expand support for creators.

​California making headway on plans for first fully online community college

by Ryan Duffy • 2 years ago

California Gov. Jerry Brown shared details about how his state is getting closer to rolling out its first fully online community college.

Education Department to assist school IT professionals with digital accessibility

by Emily Tate • 2 years ago

The Office for Civil Rights will help IT leaders from K-12, higher ed and libraries make their websites and online programs more accessible.

Lyft to offer its drivers tuition discounts to online colleges

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 2 years ago

The ride-hailing company will partner with Guild Education, which works with institutions such as UC Berkeley and Georgia Tech.

Florida Virtual School to enroll up to 20,000 Puerto Rican students

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 2 years ago

Puerto Rican students can take courses online, which may ease pressure on local schools to take those displaced by Hurricane Maria.

College textbooks aren't just moving online — they're becoming personalized and interactive

by Kate Roddy • 2 years ago

A new college textbook from Pearson uses IBM Watson technology to act less like a book and more like a news feed.

Report: With online college courses on the rise, some deans want to accelerate change

by Cassandra Stephenson • 3 years ago

A survey of 100 deans in the U.S. found that online innovation is important to higher ed, though opinions on the quality of online education vary.