The Call for Proposals for DLA2016 will open early next year.

We invite proposals on topics related to:
  • Managing growth in distance education
  • Training & support for distance instructors
  • Support for distance students
  • Budget and cost-benefit of distance education
  • Marketing distance courses and programs
  • Distance learning ethics and copyright
  • Organizational issues in distance education
  • Evaluation of distance courses and programs
  • Striving for excellence


Important Dates:
DLA2016

DLA2016 Conference:
June 19 - 22, 2016
Jekyll Island Club Hotel in Jekyll Island, Georgia


Online Journal of Distance Learning Administration



Distance Education
Certificate Program

Registration Begins
August 24, 2015
Registration Deadline
November 9, 2015
Program Begins
November 23, 2015
Graduation
June 2016



Social Media Marketing Certificate Program
Registration Begins
October 5, 2015
Registration Deadline
January 11, 2016
Program Begins
January 24, 2016
Graduation
March 20, 2016



Distance Education Certified Trainer Program

Registration Begins
October 5, 2015
Registration Deadline
January 11, 2016
Program Begins
January 25, 2016
Graduation
May 2016



Advanced Technologies for Distance Education Certificate Program
Registration Begins
October 5, 2015
Registration Deadline
January 11, 2016
Program Begins
January 25, 2016
Graduation
June 2016


DLA Wagner Award Nominations Excellence in Distance Learning Administration

Procedures and Guidelines for Nominations - { View Categories }

  • Anyone can nominate any individual currently involved in work concerning distance education by filling out the appropriate form. Please note that individuals may nominate themselves.
  • Nominations for awards should be submitted online by March 27, 2015. Nomination categories and forms are listed and linked below. Please click on the link for the designated award nomination form below. Be sure to click on the "Submit" button for each of the forms you complete. The selection of the winning candidates is made by the Online Journal of Distance Learning Administration editorial staff. Award recipients will be contacted on
    April 15, 2015. Following the selection, the announcement of the winners will be publicly made at DLA2015.
  • Winners must be willing to attend DLA2015. Winners will be asked to deliver a 10-12 minute discussion during the DLA2015 conference opening dinner.
  • Should the candidate reach the final stage of the selection procedure, the OJDLA editorial staff reserves the right to request further information concerning candidates and documentation such as a vita.

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