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Harvard, MIT Part of $800 Million Deal to Push Access to Online Education - The Wall Street Journal

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Harvard, MIT Part of $800 Million Deal to Push Access to Online Education - The Wall Street Journal Harvard, MIT Part of $800 Million Deal to Push Access to Online Education - The Wall Street Journal Posted: 29 Jun 2021 04:00 AM PDT Education-technology company 2U Inc., which runs graduate programs for dozens of top universities, is buying web-based course provider edX, a nonprofit founded by Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, for $800 million. The deal combines two major players in online instruction as universities around the world push more aggressively into digital offerings. Many schools scrambled to shift courses online when the pandemic shut campuses last year, and they are now expected to build on—and polish—the programs. The sale proceeds will go to a nonprofit, to be run by Harvard and MIT, that the schools say will focus on reducing inequalities in access to education. It will maintain the open-acc

RebelFlex Adds Remote Component to In-Person Classes - UNLV NewsCenter

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RebelFlex Adds Remote Component to In-Person Classes - UNLV NewsCenter RebelFlex Adds Remote Component to In-Person Classes - UNLV NewsCenter Posted: 26 May 2021 08:52 AM PDT A new method of instruction is giving UNLV students the option to attend class in person or remotely. RebelFlex will be tested in some courses during the fall semester. The university is seeking instructors to volunteer for the pilot program.  "RebelFlex will give students more flexibility as they balance life, career, and education," said Melissa Bowles-Terry, UNLV Faculty Center director. "As they enroll in either the in-person or remote section, students may choose to attend a face-to-face class remotely for many reasons. RebelFlex lets them be in the room and connect with their classmates no matter where they are joining the class." RebelFlex allows instructors to teach students in the classroom and those who are remote at the same time. Ins

Western launches adult degree completion program | Gunnison Times - Gunnison Country Times

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Western launches adult degree completion program | Gunnison Times - Gunnison Country Times Western launches adult degree completion program | Gunnison Times - Gunnison Country Times Bluffton University unveils degree-completion program in social work - LimaOhio.com UVA's Online Degree Completion Program Enrolls Its Largest Class Ever - UVA Today Western launches adult degree completion program | Gunnison Times - Gunnison Country Times Posted: 13 May 2021 12:00 AM PDT Subhead Online degree in Business Communication to start soon Western Colorado University today announced its first fully online undergraduate program in the area of Business Communication, with courses starting in late August 2021. Intended for working individuals with some college credit but no four-year degree, this is the first online major in a series to be offered to adult learners who aspire to complete their bachelor's degree

Purdue offering new online master's degree in health administration - Purdue News Service

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Purdue offering new online master's degree in health administration - Purdue News Service Purdue offering new online master's degree in health administration - Purdue News Service Posted: 30 Apr 2021 12:00 AM PDT WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Purdue University is offering a new online Master of Health Administration degree designed to train the next generation of health care administrators and to boost the skills and careers of early-career administrators already in the field. The online master's program, now accepting students for fall 2021, will cover a range of health administration-related skills, from strategic planning to workforce management, and methods and tools to ensure cost-effective quality care and patient safety. The 40 credit-hour master's program allows students to enhance their skills in areas such as leadership, operations, quality improvement, and business and communications aspects of health care ad

Ohio State Raising Fees For Online Courses Is A Big Deal - Forbes

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Ohio State Raising Fees For Online Courses Is A Big Deal - Forbes Ohio State Raising Fees For Online Courses Is A Big Deal - Forbes Posted: 31 May 2021 10:23 AM PDT COLUMBUS, OH - APRIL 17: Head Coach Ryan Day of the Ohio State Buckeyes coaches his team during the ... [+] Spring Game at Ohio Stadium on April 17, 2021 in Columbus, Ohio. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images) Getty Images When big education institutions make policy changes, it can be deceiving. We think it's big news, or maybe, because we care, we think that it should be big news. Whether it is or not depends on the news as well as the institution. We think and talk too much about what Harvard does, probably not nearly enough about what happens at the University of Central Florida, the largest school in the country. On both measures though, the decision Ohio State University leaders made this week ought to be big. The school is big - enrollment of around 60,000, making

Learn cybersecurity skills with these 5 online courses - CNET

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Learn cybersecurity skills with these 5 online courses - CNET Learn cybersecurity skills with these 5 online courses - CNET Posted: 31 May 2021 03:00 AM PDT Cybersecurity is one of the few job fields that has seen constant demand for more talent in recent years. Similar to learning how to code , picking up fundamental cybersecurity skills can be valuable in today's digital society, whether you want to start a new career or better understand how cybersecurity relates to your everyday life. Before you embark on learning about cybersecurity, it can help narrow your focus if you already know which specific field you're interested in. Cybersecurity training can be a route to jobs like forensic computer analyst and IT security engineer.  Cut through the chatter Subscribe to CNET's Mobile newsletter for the latest phone news and reviews. Read more: Want to learn Python? We found 5 online coding courses for beginners Here

Mfa creative writing full sail - Climate Online - Climate Online

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Mfa creative writing full sail - Climate Online - Climate Online Mfa creative writing full sail - Climate Online - Climate Online Spring 2021 Commencement Ceremony Remarks for Doctoral, MFA and Professional Degree Candidates - University of Wisconsin-Madison This Weeks Upcoming Doylestown Area Events - Patch.com Mfa creative writing full sail - Climate Online - Climate Online Posted: 14 May 2021 12:00 AM PDT [unable to retrieve full-text content] Mfa creative writing full sail - Climate Online    Climate Online Spring 2021 Commencement Ceremony Remarks for Doctoral, MFA and Professional Degree Candidates - University of Wisconsin-Madison Posted: 13 May 2021 12:00 AM PDT Remarks as prepared for delivery: 4 p.m., Saturday, May 8, 2021 UW-Madison Spring Commencement Ceremony for Doctoral, MFA and Professional Degree Candidates Camp Randall Stadium Good afternoon. Welcome to Camp Randall Stadium and t