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Document Number: 11171

Grade Change: Tracking Online Education in the United States - A look at online education in higher education reports that there was a small drop in the proportion of chief academic leaders who said online learning was critical to their long-term strategy. Institutions that do not have online offerings account for all of the decrease while those who offer online courses were as positive in 2013 as they were in 2012. The number of students taking at least one online class increased by more than 411,000 to 7.1 million, a growth rate that was lowest in a decade. (I. Elaine Allen and Jeff Seaman, Babson Survey Research, Pearson and Sloan-C, January 2014)...

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