Technology-Enhanced Education and Millennial Students in Higher Education

  • Charles Dziuban University of Central Florida
  • Peter Shea University at Albany
Keywords: Higher Education, Millennial Students, Technology


Today's higher education students are more technologically savvy than past generations. For metropolitan universities this phenomenon is particularly important as they attempt to provide an engaging and rigorous environment for these digital natives who view their world somewhat differently than other generational cohorts. Because of contemporary student characteristics, the authors focus on the possible added learning value that technology can bring to higher education in the metropolitan environment.