FOAD, Formation Ouverte et A Distance

02 août 2018

U.S. Probes False Claims by Temple's Online M.B.A.

HomeBy Scott Jaschik. Temple University this month admitted that, for years, its online M.B.A. program intentionally submitted false data about numerous program characteristics to U.S. News & World Report in an attempt to secure top rankings. More...

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E-Learning Research Report 2017 Analysis of the main topics in research indexed articles

Screenshot-2018-4-19 Techno-News BlogTechno-News Blog. The report has analyzed 855 articles obtained from the two main databases for scientific articles, Scopus and Web of Science. More...

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5 Amazing Student Success Stories from India

Screenshot-2018-4-19 Techno-News BlogTechno-News Blog. Each of these 5 students earned a scholarship from Google and Udacity, and they’ve used their opportunities to achieve incredible things in their lives and their careers. More...

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It’s time to expand online legal education

eCampus NewsLaw schools have been far behind most other academic disciplines in embracing online education. That is why a recent proposal by the American Bar Association (ABA) to increase the number of credits that law schools may offer online has garnered attention. In reality, this proposal doesn’t go nearly far enough. More...

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9 things your online learning program should know about students

eCampus NewsOnline students say tuition and fees are among their top three deciding factors when it comes to choosing an institution, according to a Learning House survey of 1,500 students who are considering, enrolled in, or have graduated from an online learning program. More...

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01 août 2018

The single biggest mistake universities make when going online

eCampus NewsU.S. News and World Report recently published its ranking of the best online MBA programs. The list featured 284 schools with online master’s degree programs in business administration. In December 2017, this number was 251, meaning 33 new online MBA programs were launched in the past six months. More...

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Top out-of-state colleges prowl San Diego looking for online students

University Business Magazine logoIts main campus is 2,300 miles away. But Penn State University is on the prowl in San Diego, searching for students willing to pay tens of thousands of dollars to earn a degree online. More...

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Online college courses on the rise, but are they good for students?

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Today’s college students are logging more screen time and less seat time, thanks to a push from state and university leaders to enroll them into online courses as a way to save money and reach people who can’t come to campus. More...

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Santa Clara University on launching its first online MBA program

University Business Magazine logoIn this interview, the senior assistant dean of graduate business programs at Santa Clara University’s Leavey School of Business shares lessons learned from the recent launch of Santa Clara’s first online MBA program, and how the school adapted its marketing efforts to extend the reach of the new program. More...

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Maintaining the faculty voice in asynchronous online courses

University Business Magazine logoAnxiety about teaching used to be confined largely to staying up to date on the subject matter I was teaching and getting up to speed on new learning technologies (if I deemed them applicable and worth the effort). More...

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