Med school admissions officers still wary of online students

Some medical school admissions officers are still wary of online students.

Reported by Inside Higher Ed, Stanford, Johns Hopkins, and the University of Pittsburgh all have admission requirements maintaining that online course work and degrees will not be considered.

Although, many experiments with VR and AR in the sciences have proved equitable outcomes in comparison to in-class learning.

The takeaway? There have been skeptics in every field along the way as online education has become more and more universal. But how can we do a better job convincing the critics that technology has now become sophisticated enough where online math and science programs can truly be world-class?

May you continue to fight the good enrollment growth fight at your institution today, and we’ll see you again tomorrow.

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Eric Olsen

As AVP of Marketing, Eric brings more than a decade of award-winning creative brand development, marketing analytics and higher education experience to Helix Education. Eric is a graduate of Bradley University and earned his MBA at Lewis University.