Students can access two complete degree programs at zero cost using OER
For colleges everywhere, offering a zero textbook cost degree program became easier as Northern Virginia Community College’s Extended Learning Institute (ELI) and open courseware provider Lumen Learning announced a collaboration to publish 24 online college courses for two complete degree programs.
All courses were developed for zero student cost using open educational resources (OER) (i.e., no textbooks, just public access internet).
NOVA says it is the first community college to fully share its OER degree pathways and courses. Building on this pioneering...