Online education is growing. The Accelerated degrees are just a mirror of our fast paced society. Distance education is a thing of the future as long as we keep the accreditation standards enforced.
Can online education be the rock that disturbs the placid waters of American higher education? Several industry experts believe it will have a significant ripple effect on colleges and universities of all sizes in coming years—but only if it’s subject to regulation, governed by a common set of accreditation standards, and widely accepted by institutions who have long clung to the traditional face-to-face model of instruction.