The basic idea behind online learning is simple: enable more people to learn for less money. While the mission of empowering students of all ages is a noble one, it’s not always easy to make happen. Online learning is downright difficult for many and you have to really want to do it. Aside from that, it’s still a big time commitment and you’re going to want to know exactly what you’re going to get out of any online program before starting.
Knowing that there are these challenges, what are some of the benefits? A new infographic from Online Degree Programs lays out some of the classic examples of what we should know about online learning. For example, what are the 5 ways online learning enhances productivity? How exactly does it reduce the cost of education?
This infographic does a solid job of presenting the basics. I’d encourage you to click the image and explore it a bit to help get a better understanding of the implications of online learning, what it means for the future of education, and most importantly how it could help you.