College Blue Book, Volume 6, Distance Learning (2012)
Reference Call Number: L 901 .C678 2012
Lists more than 900 institutions offering postsecondary education at a distance. Each profile includes accreditation information, availability of financial aid, degrees and awards offered, and a list of subjects for which individual courses (undergraduate, graduate and noncredit) are offered.
Digest of Education Statistics, 2011
Consult Chapter 7, Tables 437, 438 and 439, to see the following data:
-Participants in state-administered adult basic education, secondary education, and English as a second language programs, by type of program and state or jurisdiction: Selected fiscal years, 2000 through 2009
-Participation of employed persons, 17 years old and over, in career-related adult education during the previous 12 months, by selected characteristics of participants: 1995, 1999, and 2005
-Participation rate of persons, 17 years old and over, in adult education during the previous 12 months, by selected characteristics of participants: Selected years, 1991 through 2005
IPEDS is the primary source for data on colleges, universities, and technocal and vocational postsecondary institutions in the United States. View this short video on how to search for historical (2002-2011) conferral rates at other institutions.
The American Council on Education has reviewed and provided academic credit recommendations for more than 35,000 courses, examinations, and certifications offered by employers, federal agencies, professional associations, apprenticeship programs, online education providers, and other organizations. Search for a specific course or browse by organization.