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About the Diverging Textbook Prices and Student Expenditures

By Phil HillMore Posts (319) This is part 3 in this series. Part 1 described the most reliable data on A) how much US college textbook prices are rising and B) how much students actually pay for textbooks, showing that … Continue reading

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Postscript on Student Textbook Expenditures: More details on data sources

By Phil HillMore Posts (319) There has been a fair amount of discussion around my post two days ago about what US postsecondary students actually pay for textbooks. The shortest answer is that US college students spend an average of … Continue reading

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Babson Study of Online Learning Released

By Phil HillMore Posts (319) Babson Survey Research Group (BSRG) just released its annual survey of online learning in US higher education (press release here). This year they have moved from use of survey methodology for the online enrollment section … Continue reading

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No Discernible Growth in US Higher Ed Online Learning

By Phil HillMore Posts (319) By 2015, 25 million post-secondary students in the United States will be taking classes online. And as that happens, the number of students who take classes exclusively on physical campuses will plummet, from 14.4 million … Continue reading

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Fall 2013 IPEDS Data: New Profile of US Higher Ed Online Education

By Phil HillMore Posts (319) The National Center for Educational Statistics (NCES) and its Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) provide the most official data on colleges and universities in the United States. Last year they released data on distance education … Continue reading

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