ERIC Number: EJ508549
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
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The Near & Far of Distance Learning.
Martin, James; Samels, James E.
Trusteeship, v3 n2 p26-31 Mar-Apr 1995
This article argues that colleges and universities that overlook the potential of new technology for development of distance-learning programs may find themselves losing students and revenue to other institutions and corporate competitors. Eight considerations in development of an institutional telecommunications policy are outlined, and several ways to fine-tune programs are noted. (MSE)
Descriptors: Administrative Policy, Budgeting, College Administration, College Role, Competition, Distance Education, Educational Policy, Educational Technology, Educational Television, Governance, Governing Boards, Higher Education, Institutional Cooperation, Institutional Mission, Marketing, Policy Formation, Program Development, Telecommunications
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
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