Dr. Jay A. Halfond on True Distance Learning

in Distance Education, Faculty News, Jay Halfond, MET News
February 12th, 2014

Former Dean Jay A. Halfond

MET’s former dean and current Associate Professor of Administrative Sciences, Jay A. Halfond, wrote an article for The Huffington Post on the growing popularity of distance learning done completely online. Dr. Halfond states that those most attuned to the advantages of distance learning are “generally older, with careers and families—[who] want control over their education—not to be bound to a location and schedule that dictates their lives… This micro-trend is true distance learning: those students taking complete degrees online, anywhere and anytime.”

Read more at The Huffington Post