Home Topics Personalized Learning Infographic: Who Is the Online Student? Infographic: Who Is the Online Student? By Getting Smart Staff December 17, 2012 89 2 TopicsPersonalized LearningPost-Secondary ShareTweetSharePinWho is the online student? According to OnlineDegrees.org, the online student falls into two categories: for-profit and non-profit institutions. These students are typically over the age of 35 earning less than $15k to $40k a year. Learn more: RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Microschools: Change on the Fringe or Reshaping the Ecosystem? Living in Beta: One Stone’s Pilot Results Are In Students as Coauthors of Learning: A Resources Guide Building a Capstone Program: Rooting Education in the Growing Capacities of Youth Rating the Value of Higher Education 2 COMMENTS […] on gettingsmart.com Sharen mit:TwitterFacebookGoogle +1TumblrPinterestEmailMoreLinkedInLike this:LikeBe the first to […] Reply Nice bit of information. Kind of difficult to read the small print, however. I think it is interesting that the biggest different between those pursuing online degrees are income, number of children, and whether or not they had parents who went to college. Otherwise, they are pretty similar in every other demographic. Reply LEAVE A REPLY Cancel reply Please enter your comment! Please enter your name here You have entered an incorrect email address! Please enter your email address here Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.