OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY

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Building a Computer Science Online Degree Program for Post-Baccs

Planning

This timeline includes the first eight months of planning for the program including the initial inspiration, developing the curriculum, and achieving university approval. View all slides or click on triangles to jump to timeline points.

Planning Timeline Ideas to Action MotivationGetting started Industry support Designing the program Unique course features University process University process Addressing concerns Course planCurrent Curriculum by Topic Area

Development

The next four months focused on the nuts and bolts of putting together the program. This presentation steps through the processes of working with faculty, collaborating with Ecampus, and building the program by the June launch date. However, development did not end in June. We continue to work on improving the curriculum and methods of presentation. View all slides or click on triangles to jump to timeline points.

Development timeline Program vision Ecampus collaboration Start-up plan Involving faculty Admission requirements Organizational chart Creating couse content Marketing Ramping up

Launch

Enrollment started strong with 101 students the first quarter which more than doubled after one year (231 students), and more than tripled by Fall of 2013 (353 students). The timeline for the first year shows the progression of the program through rapid growth and fine tuning. View all slides or click on triangles to jump to timeline points.

Timeline for launch of OSU's CS B.S. Online Degree Program Intro Student demographics First year goals Mechanisms for consistencyMechanisms for consistency Collaboration tools Instructor tools Career showcase Class policies Evolving program Developing Partnerships Scaling up First graduates Growth trajectory Future plans