- An infographic of statistics compiled by oBizMedia.com shows how dramatic the increases in enrollment for online education programs over the last two decades has been.
- From 1995 to 2009, online enrollment in the U.S. grew from 750,000 students to 5.6 million.
- That increase represented an expansion from 5.6% of total higher ed enrollment to 27.5%.
From the article:
Did you know that online education has actually been around for nearly 20 years? According to FindOnlineEducation.com, there were 750,000 students enrolled in online classes in 1995. That number was up to 5.6 million as of 2009 and is still growing. ...