Written by: Joshua Kim Published by: Inside Higher Ed MBA News Digest Comment: None. Extracted Content: Last week, 2U released its first Transparency Report. If you are interested in the online program management world and the growing number of nonprofit/for-profit postsecondary partnerships, then I highly recommend you invest some time to read through the report. To whet your appetite, I … [Read more...] about Thoughts on the 2U Transparency Report
Written by: Joshua Kim Published by: Inside Higher Ed MBA News Digest Comment: None. Extracted Content: I’ve written about the need for independent academic research in the online program management (OPM) space. While the newly released 2U 2019 Transparency Report (and direct PDF download) is not independent or academic, its publication might be a (welcome) piece of the puzzle in helping us … [Read more...] about Digging Into the 2U Transparency Report
Written by: Ben Ready Published by: mbanews Australia MBA News Digest Comment: None. Extracted Content: In an Australian-first, a local university will offer its MBA via an e-learning company to provide transnational educational opportunities for professionals in India. Under an agreement announced in new Delhi in late February, India’s largest online higher-education company upGrad … [Read more...] about Deakin Teams Up With India’s upGrad to Offer New Global MBA
Written by: Jeff Manning and Molly Young Published by: The Oregonian/OregonLive MBA News Digest Comment: None. Extracted Content: Concordia University’s future appeared bright to the hundreds of people who filled a blue-lit Portland ballroom to raise money for the historic school. Interim president Tom Ries took the stage and joked with the crowd as he wore a fur-lined winter hat, a nod to … [Read more...] about Concordia University’s online vision hid grim reality
Written by: University of Adelaide Published by: Newswise as a Press Release MBA News Digest Comment: None. Extracted Content: The University of Adelaide will educate thousands of additional students online over the next five years, thanks to a new partnership with the world’s leading learning company, Pearson. Officially launched today, the new partnership represents a major initiative … [Read more...] about University of Adelaide to widen scope of education through online learning
Content written by Lindsay McKenzie and published by Inside Higher Ed. MBA News Digest Comment: None. Extracted Content: After online program management company 2U talked openly about its challenges, the company’s stock plummeted. Analysts say the company, and others like it, are down but not out. Click Here to Read More Via Original Source … [Read more...] about A Reckoning for 2U, and OPMs?