The Long and Short of Online Courses (Inside Higher Ed)

"The University of Hawaii has been building its online education portfolios for more than two decades, now offering more than a dozen degree programs and many more individual courses."—Source: Inside Higher Ed

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WHY THIS MATTERS:

To make sure their offerings dovetail with student needs, many institutions are examining the ideal length for online courses. For students who are studying part-time, shorter-form courses tend to be commitments they are more likely to make and keep. It's something to remember when structuring your next batch of online programming.