West Virginia UniversityExtended Learning has awarded $129,000 in grants for the development of six online projects. The initiative is designed to spur the development of new online courses that will reach new audiences.
The funding will go to five internal colleges at WVU and WVU Institute of Technology.Recipients will work with the Instructional Technology Resource Center to meet nationally recognized quality standards for online learning.
Two-plus-two program leading to a bachelors degree in accounting for WVU Tech $20,000 for the development five upper division courses in the accounting program. These courses will be offered online in as part of an initiative with community colleges.