- With undergraduate degree programs in Weapons of Mass Destruction Preparedness, Explosive Ordnance Disposal, Intelligence Studies, and Homeland Security, American Military University (AMU) offers one of the most comprehensive military studies and national security curricula outside the Department of Defense. Open to military and civilians.
- American Public University System represents more than 30,000 distance learners studying in 50 states and more than 130 countries.
- Online enrollment is growing: University of Maine System reports a 15% increase in online enrollments this fall over last fall.
- In 2000-2001, approximately 90% of both 2- and 4-year public institutions offered distance education courses, compared with 16% of private 2-year and 40% of private 4-year institutions.
- Drexel University Online won the 21st Century Best Practice Award for Distance Learning.