Case Example of Cultural Trends Coming Out of Utah to Reroute the Future of Higher Education Distance Learning for Millennials

  • Rachele Delva, MACL Independence University
Keywords: Distance Learning, Educational trends, millennials, higher education


In 2019, the Millennial population will overtake the Boomer population by 1 million. Due to this generational shift, new adaptations in higher education distance learning will need to happen since Millennials have distinctive learning preferences. This paper presents the state of Utah as a case example of multilateral cultural trends set by Millennials that educators and leaders in other states and countries may use to reroute the future of higher education distance learning for a predominating Millennial generation.

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