TITLE

Secrets of Online Success: Lessons from the Community Colleges

AUTHOR(S)
Lorenzetti, Jennifer Patterson
PUB. DATE
June 2005
SOURCE
Distance Education Report;6/1/2005, Vol. 9 Issue 11, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the importance and success of the online education system. To better understand the factors related to the retention and satisfaction of online students, the two colleges undertook a study to compare online and on-campus students. The goals of the study were to improve online student retention, understand why students don't complete online courses, address faculty and administrative concerns regarding online learning, and provide information for the colleges' continuous assessment and improvement process.
ACCESSION #
17288566

 

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