Cost is one of the primary reasons why parents are receptive to online degrees, according to a survey in which two thirds said they would consider an online degree for their child if it were the cheaper option.
Social class is a powerful factor influencing whether or not Irish students decide to study abroad, with those from a lower socioeconomic background less likely to spend time overseas, according to new research that examines the reasons why students remain globally immobile.
Our two basic tenets are affordability and access. We don’t want to fee our way out of trying to provide that model, because we’re achieving cool results engaging non-traditional or under-represented students in study abroad.
Nigeria’s central bank has begun selling a fresh supply of dollars for students to pay for school fee payments and travel abroad, increasing the amount they are allowed to buy and enabling them to avoid paying heavy premiums for the currency on the black market.