Vol. 1 No. 4 (2017): November 2017

Journal of Online Higher Education 2017 Volume 1 Issue 4

Welcome to the final issue of 2017. The Editorial Welcome by Dr. Carmen Spears gives a brief review of the first year. The year held many successes and a few struggles. 

This issue presents five peer-reviewed articles spanning the subjects of distance education, healthcare, and motiving students. 

In this issue:

  • Learn the benefits of using motivational interviewing in higher education to motivate and help students make changes. 
  • An analysis of the disadvantages online education creates for criminal justice students and faculties, including courses ill-suited to online delivery methods. 
  • A close look on what should be studied in higher education and what online education needs to incorporate to improve. 
  • The challenges of post-acute care (PAC) in a value-based economy for PAC providers, management systems, and integration. 
  • Discover the early years of distance education, how it has evolved, and how its roots created challenges for todays online education.


Published: 2017-11-16