distance education

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dis·tance ed·u·ca·tion

(dis'tăns ej'yū-kā'shŭn)
Planned learning pursued in a place other than where the instruction is offered, using the Internet.

distance education

A formalized teaching system to disseminate knowledge between teachers and students who are separated in space (location), time, or both.
Synonym: distance learning
See also: education
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LAHORE -- All colleges registered for online admission across Punjab have received 316,858 applications since the launch of admission cycle 2017 from July 27 through Punjab Information Technology Board (PITB)'s Online College Admissions System (OCAS).
LAHORE -- Out of 716 public colleges registered for online admission, 714 colleges across Punjab have received 306,366 applications since the launch of admission cycle 2017 started on July 27, 2017 through Punjab Information Technology Board (PITB)'s Online College Admissions System (OCAS) developed for Higher Education Department (HED) of Punjab for processing intermediate admissions applications for their FA, FSC, ICS programs.
The website is designed with visitors in mind because it's simple to navigate and provides visitors with a clean path to get more information about the online degree program or online college they are looking for.
Free online college courses were expected to help people worldwide with little access to higher education get a taste of college coursework.
Since 2010, online college course enrollment has increased by 29 percent.
I could do my school work in my pajamas," said Wolfe, who began taking some online college courses while still in high school.
Online College Admissions System (OCAS) is yet in initial stages and initially it was introduced in only 24 colleges of Punjab province including 8 colleges of Lahore
Part of Viacom, the mtvU/College Media Network is the largest interactive network of online college newspapers in the United States.
The survey also revealed that online college bookstores' sales grew 13 percent from 2003-2004, while insignia sales remained stagnant compared with previous years.
For older students and adults, YPI and Cerritos College have partnered to offer online college courses via the center.
4 million, has created a comprehensive online college prep service targeting middle and high school students.
Recently launched by The Texas Education Agency and funded during the 82nd session of the Texas Legislature, lawmakers appropriated funds for the creation of a statewide online college and career readiness portal to provide online college and career preparation assistance to students, parents or guardians, school counselors, mentors and educators.

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