Stanford Center for Professional Development   Online   Graduate-Level Education for Working Professionals  Dr. Andy DiPao...
Education for Technical Professionals <ul><li>A technical workforce requires continuous, career-long education in order to...
“ What our engineers and managers are saying is that the demands of their jobs are such that they can’t get away from work...
Provide busy, mobile professionals  and managers access to career-long education where and when needed.   Stanford Online
<ul><li>Students:  </li></ul><ul><li>6,689 undergrad  </li></ul><ul><li>8,201 graduate </li></ul><ul><li>Faculty: 1,800  <...
Stanford Center for Professional Development <ul><li>SCPD -- working with Stanford faculty and industry experts -- develop...
Stanford Center for Professional Development Degrees, Certificates, Individual Courses …  to meet your education and sched...
Online Education: How Does Stanford Do It?
Stanford Online <ul><li>Delivers 14,000 hours annually of new video-based asynchronous online graduate and professional ed...
Stanford Online <ul><li>Courses redone annually to insure latest research and thinking is included. </li></ul><ul><li>Rapi...
Questions and Conversations <ul><li>Andy DiPaolo </li></ul><ul><li>  [email_address]   </li></ul><ul><li>Stanford Center f...
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  • Stanford: National Distance Learning Week Webinar

    1. 1. Stanford Center for Professional Development Online Graduate-Level Education for Working Professionals Dr. Andy DiPaolo SCPD Executive Director Senior Associate Dean School of Engineering Stanford University
    2. 2. Education for Technical Professionals <ul><li>A technical workforce requires continuous, career-long education in order to support economic growth and development, maintain corporate competitiveness and insure career vitality. </li></ul><ul><li>Career-long education supported by companies results in increased employee satisfaction leading to greater productivity. Proven to be a solid return-on-investment. </li></ul><ul><li>Increased work demands, mobility and changing life styles reduces time for technical professionals to engage in continuing education and training. </li></ul>
    3. 3. “ What our engineers and managers are saying is that the demands of their jobs are such that they can’t get away from work. Since they are working 60 hours a week, any education they get has to be at their convenience and available online .” <ul><li>Manager of Engineering Education </li></ul><ul><li>AMP,Inc. </li></ul>The Challenge
    4. 4. Provide busy, mobile professionals and managers access to career-long education where and when needed. Stanford Online
    5. 5. <ul><li>Students: </li></ul><ul><li>6,689 undergrad </li></ul><ul><li>8,201 graduate </li></ul><ul><li>Faculty: 1,800 </li></ul><ul><li>Very strong history of connections to industry </li></ul>Stanford University <ul><li>Located in Silicon Valley and recognized as offering high quality research and education programs. </li></ul><ul><li>Research: 4,500+ projects at nearly $1billion. </li></ul>
    6. 6. Stanford Center for Professional Development <ul><li>SCPD -- working with Stanford faculty and industry experts -- develops and delivers graduate and professional education programs on-campus, on-site and at a distance to meet the career-long education needs of technology professionals, managers, and executives. </li></ul>
    7. 7. Stanford Center for Professional Development Degrees, Certificates, Individual Courses … to meet your education and schedule requirements Stanford University Curriculum and Research Meeting education needs of technology professionals, managers and executives Professional Programs Academic Programs
    8. 8. Online Education: How Does Stanford Do It?
    9. 9. Stanford Online <ul><li>Delivers 14,000 hours annually of new video-based asynchronous online graduate and professional education programs to industry students in 40 countries. </li></ul><ul><li>First university to offer online graduate degree in engineering and science. </li></ul><ul><li>Current online portfolio: 52 masters degree concentrations, 40 graduate certificates, 65 professional ed courses and over 1000 hours of free programs. </li></ul>
    10. 10. Stanford Online <ul><li>Courses redone annually to insure latest research and thinking is included. </li></ul><ul><li>Rapid production process. </li></ul><ul><li>Uses community tools. </li></ul><ul><li>Used strategically in support of Stanford’s departments, centers and research initiatives. </li></ul><ul><li>Highly valued by distance and campus students. </li></ul>
    11. 11. Questions and Conversations <ul><li>Andy DiPaolo </li></ul><ul><li> [email_address] </li></ul><ul><li>Stanford Center for Professional Development </li></ul><ul><li>scpd.stanford.edu </li></ul>

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