Archive for July, 2013

Online education, is there a choice between cost and quality?

With the advent of MOOCs, and other low-cost opportunities for online education, there has been ongoing debate about the tension between costs and quality.   OHSU, like many universities is working hard to provide a quality, rigorous academic experience to students on campus,  through hybrid courses and through online courses.   In this article Reihan Salam makes the argument that costs impact quality in online courses.  “One way of thinking about higher education, and education more broadly, … Read More