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Three ways to help online students succeed

By Laura Devaney, Director of News, @eSN_Laura
June 23rd, 2015

New survey reveals what factors influence high- and low-performing online students

online-collegeA recent survey of 28,000 students yielded three specific factors that could influence online academic performance, with many stakeholders saying online student success really depends on effective learning design.

The survey by Eduventures, Inc., a research and advisory firm dealing in higher education, involved mostly adult learners over the age of 25 who are enrolled in an online degree or certificate program.

In conducting the study, Eduventures researchers hoped to help institutions understand the various factors that contribute to high or low academic performance in an online learning environment.

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