The infographic by Independence University details the vast number of people who attend online universities. Here are some of the more interesting stats regarding attendance of online schools.
- 5.6 million students attended at least one online class in Fall 2009
- Almost a third of college students in the country take at least one course online
- Two-thirds of academic administrators agree that online education is the same or better than face-to-face instruction
- 65% of reporting institutions state that online learning was a critical part of their long-term strategy
Infographic Source: Independence University