Advising Students Online: Crafting a Program for Your School

Venue: Online Webcast

Location: Online Webcast, United States

Event Date/Time: Jul 20, 2010
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With the growth in online programs, it is critical for institutions to learn what tools and techniques are required for effectively advising students online. Session one of this webcast will showcase tips and techniques for advising students online as well as managing those appointments. In the second session, you will develop an action plan for establishing an online advising program, the technology that is needed, and explore the key legal/ethical concerns.

Did You Know?

According to The Sloan Consortium, there was a 17% increase in online enrollments in 2008, a 5% increase over the prior year. In fact, there were 4.6 million students studying online in 2008 as opposed to the 1.6 million that were online just six years ago.

This webcast is designed for administrators who work with online students, be they traditional or nontraditional, or enrolled in strictly online or hybrid programs. Session one focuses on the actual advising session and session two covers the planning and implementation of new online advising programs.