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Students can simultaneously earn associate and bachelor's degrees through Purdue University Global
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
The program's online format caters to working professionals and can be completed within 18 months.
YouTube commits $20M to new educational content
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
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
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
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
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
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
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.