We combine leading-edge technology and support with nationally recognized faculty to provide the best education experience possible. To search the American University online courses, please visit the Schedule of Classes page. E-learning for kids — E-learning for Kids offers elementary school courses for children ages 5-12 that cover curriculum topic including math, science, computer, environment, health, language, life skills and others.
There are options now available for online learning such as Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) that are usually tuition-free, but in most cases do not offer credit. There are many formats through which distant learning could be made available such as online Power Point Presentations, Videos on tapes, CD’s, DVDs, or other internet courses format that is put online.
Also, distance online education saves the time and cost incurred in traveling. Obviously the biggest difference between online education and attending an actual university is that it is not necessary to be in any particular location to study. Businesses are increasingly looking to online learning to train employees in new products, software applications, or other business innovations that the employee will need to excel in their role.
In most cases, the student remains limited to 5 credits (five full-year courses) taken online. You’ll find that our online bachelor degree programs are affordable. But a lot has certainly changed since then, and these days even the most prestigious Ivy League universities are offering online classes, and sometimes, a complete online curriculum for distance learning.
Nearly 2.4 million undergraduate students (full-time equivalent) enrolled at for-profit institutions during the 2011-12 academic year, and the sector granted approximately 18 percent of all associate degrees. Throughout your time at DeVry or Keller, you’ll have a core team of Student Services Advisors who are here to help you develop a plan of study, select your online courses, navigate financial aid and more.