UIS Honored for Online Education

Posted: Updated:

SPRINGFIELD – The University of Illinois Springfield is being honored as a national leader in online education. The University Professional & Continuing Education Association will present the University with an award for Strategic Innovation in Online Education during a national conference in April. 

The award recognizes institutions of higher education that has set and met innovative goals focused on online education. The award highlights those who have been strategic in the planning, development, implementation and sustainability with their online education program. 

“We are deeply honored by this prestigious national award that recognizes the vision and leadership of the university in applying technologies to enhance teaching and learning at UIS,” says Ray Schroeder, UIS associate vice chancellor for online learning.

In applying for the award, UIS submitted information about recent achievements in online learning showing how overall objectives were met.

UIS offers twelve undergraduate degree programs and eleven graduate degree programs online. Over 300 UIS faculty provide high quality online education experiences for students across the nation and around the world each semester.

Current Conditions