The Cost of Online Education: Leveraging Data to Identify Efficiencies

Thursday, November 01 | 3:15PM–4:00PM MT | Board 106, Poster Area, Exhibit Hall B-E
Session Type: Poster Session
Delivery Format: Poster Session
Last fall, Kennesaw State University conducted a study to determine the cost of delivering online education. An in-depth analysis related to cost of online course and faculty development, technology and infrastructure, support services, and administrative services was conducted. Results were used to identify efficiencies and address affordability concerns.

Outcomes: Articulate the need for understanding the cost of online education, as well as the methodology for collecting cost data * Explore efficiencies that may exist on your own campus as a result of a cost study * Analyze the implications of a cost study on the university and on student affordability


  • Charity Bryan

  • Elke Leeds

Resources & Downloads

  • Educause Poster

    221 KB, pptx - Updated on 8/20/2018
  • Educause Poster Charity Bryan and Elke Leeds

    517 KB, pdf - Updated on 8/20/2018
  • The Cost of Online Education Leveraging Data to Identify Efficiencies

    Updated on 11/26/2019