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Develop an Online Learning Strategy Before Launching Online Programs in Higher Education

Published: 23 July 2019

ID: G00387401

Analyst(s): Glenda Morgan


Online learning in higher education is growing. But many higher education institutions, still lack an enterprisewide online learning strategy, resulting in lack of direction and other adverse consequences. CIOs can use this research to help lead their institutions in developing such a strategy.

Table Of Contents


  • The Growth of Online Learning
    • Reasons for Growth in Online Learning
    • Consequences of Not Having a Strategy or Strategic Plan
    • Developing an Online Learning Strategy and Strategic Plan

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