Global Demand for Borderless Online Degrees, 1st Edition

  • Robert P. Hogan
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  • ISBN-10: 1522589139
  • ISBN-13: 9781522589136
  • DDC: 378.1
  • 266 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2020 | Published/Released November 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2020

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In recent decades, community colleges and universities have struggled with less funding, increased competition, and shrinking enrollment. Borderless online degrees offer opportunities to make higher education more accessible and allow foreign study without having to travel abroad. Lower cost, high retention, and reduced time to graduate are all key selling points for these degrees. This essential research publication provides the benefits, risks, and solutions for entering the borderless online degree market and discusses novel online approaches that are cost-effective for higher education institutions and customers. It describes innovative pedagogy in fused learning classrooms that builds relationships and promotes retention and student satisfaction. Topics include community college, accreditation, and international education. For university presidents, provosts, rectors, chancellors, international educators, administrators, academicians, policymakers, researchers, and students.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Advances in Mobile and Distance Learning (AMDL) Book Series.
Table of Contents.
1: Borderless Online Degrees: Everyplace Learning.
2: Global Crisis in Higher Education.
3: Borderless Online Degrees: Winners and Losers.
4: Administrative Challenges.
5: Academic Challenges.
6: A Flawed Promise: Anytime Learning.
7: Administration Borderless Online Degree Innovations.
8: Fusion Learning: An Online Blended Pedagogy.
9: An Academic Solution: Fusion Learning Activities.
10: Borderless Degree Opportunities.
About the Author.