Distance Education

The State of Maryland 2015 General Assembly passed legislation that permits the Maryland Higher Education Commission (MHEC) to establish regulations for the State to participate in the State Authorization and Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).

During the upcoming months, MHEC must develop regulatory guidelines, and process and procedures to ensure fluid implementation of SARA, and as such, out of state institutions must renew their Certificate of Approval or registration until the State of Maryland makes effective its SARA membership.

Distance Learning in Maryland Colleges and Universities, Academic Year 2003-2004 (PDF)

Distance Learning in Maryland Colleges and Universities, Academic Year 2001-2002
>    Distance Learning Report Tables 1 to 15 (XLS)
>    Distance Learning Report Appendix (Word Document)

2000 Distance Education Survey (PDF) ​ 

1997 Distance Education Survey​ 

Distance Learning at University System of Maryland  contains information on distance learning throughout the USM.

The University of Maryland Global Campus​  is Maryland's campus specializing in serving adult and non-traditional students, offers many courses and programs online.

Southern Regional Education Board's (SREB's) Electronic Campus  contains distance education courses offered by regionally accredited colleges and universities in the 15 states that belong to the Southern Regional Education Board. Courses can be found by discipline area, college or university name, or by state.

MarylandOnline , a consortium of Maryland community colleges and universities, presents you with the opportunity to achieve all of your educational goals by completing courses, certificates, and degree programs at a distance. 

Maryland Digital Library, a gateway to electronic resources available to students and faculty at universities and colleges across the State of Maryland.​


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