The Texas State University System Online Education Annual Report, November 2020




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2020 has been a year of unprecedented challenges—for higher education and for virtually every other part of American and global society. With the arrival of the COVID-19 pandemic early in the year, which also brought a powerful economic disruption with it, 2020 is a year we will never forget. The implications for higher education are profound. This report will demonstrate the many ways in which the Texas State University System and its institutions have responded to the unique challenges of 2020 and will provide a glimpse of how we will continue to address those challenges in the years to come.



Online Education, Distance Learning, Online Degree Programs, Student Enrollment Data, Sam Houston State University, Lamar State University, Lamar Institute of Technology, Lamar State College Orange, Lamar State College Port Arthur, Texas State University, Sul Ross State University, Sul Ross State University Rio Grande College, Covid-19 Response