Open university: The people’s university

Stefanie Botelho's picture
Thursday, March 20, 2014

In her 2014 State of the University of New York Address, Chancellor Nancy L. Zimpher launched Open SUNY, a systemwide distance learning consortium. Over the near term, it will reduce the time it takes to complete a degree, course or certificate. What is especially distinctive about Open SUNY is that it is one of the largest and most complex statewide public university systems in the U.S.