Michigan Virtual University: New Options for Spring and Summer Registration
The interest in online learning is exploding, and Michigan Virtual University
(MVU) announces new options for spring and summer 2002.
Community college courses: The Michigan Community College Virtual Learning
Collaborative, representing MVU and 28 public community colleges, is now open
for enrollment in nearly 250 credit-based courses, most of which start at the
beginning of May. Students will find the courses at http://vcampus.mccvlc.org.
In addition, enrollment is open in many fall 2002 courses. Over the last year,
nearly 24,000 students enrolled, either through MVU or directly through a community
college, in courses made available through the MVU Web site.
Information technology and work skills: MVU announces a new Professional
Development Center with more than 700 self-paced, start-anytime mini-courses
in computer and work-related topics. Topics cover everything from word processing
to Web development to computer networking to office communications. Learners
can go to http://training.mivu.org.
Free courses: The Information Technology Training Initiative offers
the same courses as the Professional Development Center, above, free to students,
teachers, faculty and staff in Michigan nonprofit schools and colleges. Interested
individuals should follow the links through the MVU Web site at www.mivu.org.
Michigan Virtual High School: The high school is now accepting enrollments
for fall 2002 traditional courses, as well as spring and summer Flex 90 courses
for credit catch-up. Students must contact their school counselors to enroll.
For information on these and other courses, individuals can log onto the Michigan
Virtual University Web site at www.mivu.org
or the Michigan Virtual High School site at www.mivhs.org.
Michigan Virtual University (MVU) is a private, non-profit corporation founded
in 1998 to develop online education and training opportunities for Michigans
workforce and citizens, and is the parent organization of the Michigan Virtual