How you learn, and ultimately, what you learn is up to you.
You choose. By concentration, effort and everything else that goes into learning. However, the deilvery, or the 'teaching' of that information is what's changing. And by definition, the skills you learn online are the ones that will be used in your career, and really, throughout your life.
Where Online is going - 2009 vs 2014
Gone are the days of rote memorization. Instead, rich learning experiences utilize the newest technology and information stored throughout the world. And that's happening now.
- 2009: 1.25 million students in higher education programs take all of their classes online
- 2014: 3.55 million will take all of their classes online
- 2009: 10.65 million take some of their classes online
- 2014: 18.65 million will take some of their classes online
It's been shown that a blend of online with face-to-face interaction has scored the highest results in recent studies.
Pioneer and Innovator
Since 1996, 37,077 CU Denver students have taken at least one online & hybrid course. In total, we've had 126,123 online enrollments. And there are 17 full CU degrees that can be completed entirely online.
Advantages of Online
Read up on some thoughts as to the advantages of online courses and find out why CU Denver’s online courses fill up faster and faster every year.
Tips for Excelling Online
See and hear the thoughts of current online students as they discuss their experience with online courses.
Online Student Blogs
Read what it's like to be an online CU Denver student from current students as they post pics and write about their online experience.