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Online Learning News and Research ~ Ray Schroeder, editor ~ University of Illinois at Springfield

Last Build Date: Tue, 28 Feb 2017 12:38:00 +0000


Online Ed’s Return on Investment

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 12:24:48 +0000

by Carl Straumsheim, Inside Higher Ed The study, “The Returns to Online Postsecondary Education,” reads something like an indictment of online education. Written by Caroline M. Hoxby, the Scott and Donya Bommer Professor in Economics at Stanford University, the paper and its findings “provide little support for optimistic prognostications about online education.” Higher education researchers questioned [...]