Rio Salado College responds to e-Literate coverage – there’s a lot of useful context on Rio’s student outcomes, but responses still do not address low rates of degree-seeking students getting degrees.
Once again Rio Salado College is held up as a successful model of a public college in the modern age. But do the claims of success stand up to scrutiny? A review of the data shows cause for questioning the popular narrative.
A view of the 20 largest enrollments for students taking at least one online course in 2016; and a visual showing the trends from 2012 – 2016
We have the data from IPEDS for Fall 2016 Distance Education enrollment, organized by sector and by state
The new IPEDS data for Fall 2016 are out, and first look shows continued growth in distance education in US colleges and universities.