Private universities are lagging, sometimes drastically, behind public universities when it comes to online learning, a new report said.
[caption id="attachment_57413" align="alignleft" width="150"] About one in four schools earn between $1 and $5 million in annual revenue from online courses.[/caption]
There are an estimated 3 million American students who take online courses. That's 14 percent of the entire student population. Nearly half of those students take online courses at public non-profit universities, according a survey conducted by Learning House Inc. and the American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU).