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Pennsylvania Universities Add Online Arabic Degree

Pennsylvania Universities Add Online Arabic Degree

The Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education (PASSHE) is planning to add an Arabic language and culture degree program, which will be conducted fully online. There are over 200 million Arabic speakers in the world. It goes without saying that the numbers are much smaller in the state of Pennsylvania. However, many students are eagerRead more about Pennsylvania Universities Add Online Arabic Degree[…]

Colleges Not Meeting Demand for Hybrid Courses

Colleges Not Meeting Demand for Hybrid Courses

The Chronicle of Higher Education reported last week that colleges aren’t providing enough hybrid courses, as shown in a recent survey of over 20,000 current and prospective students. Eduventures, the consulting firm that conducted the survey, discovered that although 33 percent of prospective students chose hybrid learning as their preferred format, only 19 percent ofRead more about Colleges Not Meeting Demand for Hybrid Courses[…]

North Carolina High School Students Attend Their First College Classes on Second Life

North Carolina High School Students Attend Their First College Classes on Second Life

Early college programs have become increasingly popular for students who wish to earn college credit while still enrolled in high school. Traditionally, the students will attend some or all of their classes by traveling to the college campus they are taking courses from. However, Eastern Carolina University has put a new spin on this concept…Read more about North Carolina High School Students Attend Their First College Classes on Second Life[…]