Using Technology to Open the College: The "New Pathways" Program

  • Stephen C. Ehrmann New Pathways Program
  • Randall A. Lemke Northern Virginia Community College
  • Amy Conrad Warner Indiana University-Purdue University at Indianapolis
Keywords: Higher Education, Technology


Universities of the future will be defined by their electronic networks of access instead of by their campus boundaries. New technologies will provide broader access and a wider range of academic experiences. This article describes .two projects of Annenbergl Corporation for Public Broadcasting's "New Pathways to a Degree" Program as examples of ways in which metropolitan institutions can make effective use of the new capabilities.