Archive for the ‘New Programs’ Category

‘Data Wise’ Course Featured in Resource for Education Leaders

The HarvardX course “Introduction to Data Wise: A Collaborative Process to Improve Learning & Teaching” is featured in Digitally Enabled Learning, a handbook produced by The Hive Knowledge Group that helps leaders in education make the most of digital resources. HarvardX

The Pathway Program: A collaboration between 3 universities to deliver a social work distance education (DL) program to underserved areas of California

The Pathway Program: A collaboration between 3 universities to deliver a social work distance education (DL) program to underserved areas of California This paper describes the development of a partnership between three campuses to develop a  (DL) education program-serving employees of county and tribal Health and Human Service Departments in remote rural areas of California. […]

Texas A&M Law Offers Two Online Graduate Degree Programs

Students of two new distance learning programs at Texas A&M University School of Law might be separated by cities, states or even countries—but they’ll still be bound together in their “cultish” identities as Aggies, said William Byrnes, who created the programs. Texas Lawyer

Penn State opens its first online bachelor’s degree in engineering

The University is accepting applications for the new bachelor’s in software engineering offered through Penn State World Campus The Pennsylvania State University 

MSU offers class on Montana’s changing climate via distance learning

The course will explore three key aspects of Montana’s climate–agriculture, forests and water resources, as well as the Montana Climate Assessment, an effort that is currently underway to describe past and future climate trends that affect different sectors of the state’s economy. Montana State University 

Online course for international humanitarian managers launched

The Open University (OU) is launching a free online course in partnership with the Humanitarian Leadership Academy for international humanitarian managers. The Open University 

WGU’s Bachelor’s Degree in HR Management Aligns with SHRM Guidelines

Online, competency-based program helps prepare students for certification from the Society for Human Resource Management

Intro to Computer Science Goes Online for Undergrads

Georgia Tech and McGraw-Hill Education are teaming up on an innovative approach to make elite education more broadly accessible. They’re launching an online, undergraduate course in computer science that will debut this spring for current Tech students and be made available in MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) format to help future Georgia Tech applicants earn […]

MIT launches first online architecture, systems engineering program

MIT Professional Education’s new four-course online professional certificate program, Architecture and Systems Engineering: Models and Methods to Manage Complex Systems will provide a state-of-the-practice view on model-based systems engineering for technical professionals and engineers. eCampus News

Blended Paramedic Program Will Come to Eastern Kentucky University

A combination of online and in-person instruction will give emergency medical technicians an opportunity to learn. Eastern Kentucky University