Kansas higher education officials on Tuesday expressed support for a national plan that they said would make it easier to enroll online students from other states.
Getting licensed to enroll just one out-of-state student in an online college course can cost a Nebraska school thousands of dollars and an exhaustive program review.
In the fall of 2010, the Department of Education issued a series of regulations including one specifically relating to "State Authorization."
Kansas public universities seek bill that they say would streamline process to offer online courses in other states (February 6, 2014)
Public universities in Kansas urged legislators on Thursday to approve a bill that higher education officials said would streamline their ability to offer online courses to out-of-state students.
Indiana has been approved by the Midwestern Higher Education Compact (MHEC) as the first state to join the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements (NC-SARA).
Indiana is the first state to meet a set of national standards for authorizing distance learning and online colleges from other states.
Indiana became the first state to join the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements (NC-SARA), an initiative which makes it easier for states to regulate and engage in interstate distance education.
A major initiative to ease the regulatory burdens of online learning across state lines found its first ally this week as the state of Indiana joined the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements (NC-SARA).
Indiana has become the first state to join a national initiative aimed at making it easier for distance education programs to obtain the necessary regulatory approvals when they enroll students across state lines.