As the COVID-19 outbreak continues, CODL staff are working remotely, but are available to assist in the transition to online courses. Please contact or 785-864-1000 to schedule a virtual consultation with an instructional designer.  

At the Center for Online & Distance Learning (CODL), we offer a wide range of pedagogy and media expertise to help faculty envision and implement online courses. At any stage in course development, we serve the needs of instructors to deliver the highest quality online education students expect at the University of Kansas.

Online and hybrid instruction modes have consistently increased since 2010, as evidenced by distance education student credit hours.

Prepared by Analytics & Institutional Research; updated March 2020.


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