The Value of an Onsite Residency Experience for Online MBA ProgramsBusiness Education Innovation Journal
AbstractThe number of institutions of higher education offering MBA programs entirely online has expanded dramatically. While such educational options offer advantages for students who cannot easily attend in-class courses, online programs do present a number of challenges for MBA programs including concerns related to assessment, institutional engagement and adequately addressing important business issues such as innovation. To address the challenges presented when delivering programs through distance education methods, many business programs require online students attend one or more on-site “residency” sessions. This paper focuses on one approach to conducting a residency.
PublisherElm Street Press
Citation InformationPaul Christ, Paul Arsenault and Jack Gault. "The Value of an Onsite Residency Experience for Online MBA Programs" Business Education Innovation Journal Vol. 7 Iss. 2 (2015) p. 32 - 35 ISSN: 1945-0915
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/paul-christ/2/