Blackboard’s comprehensive online program management solutions enable you to achieve your online vision – on your terms – through flexible engagement and funding models and a pathway to institutional control. While other providers offer a “one-size-fits-all” solution, Blackboard offers a fully customizable range of industry-leading platforms, services, and partnerships that address the unique vision, needs and timelines of your institution. Learn more about our solutions >
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Blackboard helped our faculty understand the critical nature of proper training for online course delivery … It’s not a matter of taking your course materials, dumping them online, and hoping the students can figure out what they training on how to use the LMS – it’s how you become a successful online instructor.
Director of the Learning
University of Southern Mississippi
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Our team of consultants, educators, and technologists—many who were previously deans, instructors, instructional designers, IT leaders, and online learning directors—will apply an educational approach based on effective practices to enhance your strengths, identify gaps, and develop paths to execute on key Planning & Development capabilities:
Together, we can shape an online learning program that delivers on your specific needs and fulfills a well-defined vision of your unique e-learning experience.
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Blackboard and Southern Miss worked with faculty to identify their teaching styles, how they liked to communicate, and what could be translated from face to-face classes to the online environment. By doing that, we were able to take a deep dive into their courses from an instructional standpoint. As a result, instructors could leverage core elements of the courses they had worked so hard to develop and easily migrate them into an online environment.
From program design to course delivery and support, we are prepared to assist you in developing and delivering the best possible online learning experience.
We can customize solutions to develop Curriculum & Courses capabilities in:
The University has made significant progress with the effective use of educational technologies over the last three years and has achieved genuine transformational change in online and blended learning; a position we will continue to build on to face the opportunities and challenges ahead. We faced a number of challenges that needed solutions and we were able to work with Blackboard to find the right answers. Our partnership with Blackboard has helped the University to plan and implement the right technology solutions and to manage the many organisational changes along the way very successfully.
—Professor Colin Stirling
Teaching and Learning,
The University of Manchester
It’s our business to know technology across entire the learning ecosystem, not just our own solutions. While Blackboard offers a breadth of proprietary platforms to support the entire student lifecycle, we believe in supporting our clients’ technology investments and preferences.
We help you develop a comprehensive ecosystem that enables you to more efficiently manage the institution–to-student technology relationship by assessing your competencies and investments in:
The 24/7 coverage that Blackboard provides has helped us to exceed our enrollment goals, and focus on being more efficient internally as well.
Assistant Vice President of
Enrollment Management and Marketing,
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Our services and support can scale your marketing results—from targeting and engaging the right prospective student segments, to creating messaging that resonates, to implementing effective lead generation initiatives, to enacting proactive outreach to convert interest to more applications.
Our approach provides you with the flexibility you need to achieve student enrollment goals by enhancing your Marketing & Recruiting capabilities in:
A high quality online program is only as good as the level of support it provides.
A successful online program requires a thoughtful approach to student support. Ensuring that students have the support they need every step of the way—from inquiry to graduation—fosters greater student success and satisfaction.
We’ll work with you to bring more value to your students and institution by developing your Student Support competencies in the areas of:
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