Spending on software by colleges will reach $746 million by end of 1997-98

February 1998
Electronic Education Report;02/11/98, Vol. 5 Issue 3, p8
Trade Publication
Discloses that a survey of 2,300 higher education institutions in the United States has indicated that spending on all types of software by colleges and universities will reach $746 million by the end of the 1997-1998 school year. Amount to be spent on academic-related software; Total spending on educational technology by higher education institutions; Amount to be spent on administrative hardware.


Related Articles

  • New products transform Internet into powerful teaching tool. Carmona, Jeff // T H E Journal;Oct96, Vol. 24 Issue 3, p10 

    Focuses on Internet technologies that effect K-12 and higher education in the United States. Available solutions for Internet access; Programs that allow teachers to integrate the Internet into their daily activities; Applications of the World Wide Web.

  • Technology Bits & Bytes.  // Black Issues in Higher Education;3/15/2001, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p40 

    Presents statistics on the state of technology in higher education in the United States. Universities and colleges wired through the Internet; Internet use by gender, race and ethnicity; Rank of graduate schools on computer science.

  • Not Just Big Data-Fast Data. Kellen, Vince // Campus Technology Magazine;Jul2012, Vol. 25 Issue 11, p10 

    The article focuses on the advent of the big data technology in the U.S. educational sector. The author mentions that the technology is allowing universities to process large amounts of data at faster speed, which allows more opportunities for automated, mobile, and personalized education. He...

  • IT Directors Curb Music Downloads, Add Wi-Fi.  // University Business;Dec2003, Vol. 6 Issue 12, p12 

    Presents the results of a survey of major initiatives and concerns over information technology for higher education in the U.S. Percentage of the surveyed universities that have policies to address software piracy; Factors affecting academic and administrative computing programs; Growth of...

  • Technology: Riding the Waves of Change. Roach, Ronald // Black Issues in Higher Education;6/17/2004, Vol. 21 Issue 9, p92 

    Examines the impact of information technology (IT) on higher education in the U.S. as of June 2004. Impact of the advent of Internet on the total enrollment of for-profit schools; Periods of transition regarding the use of Internet; Future challenges in making IT work for the betterment of...

  • Create Customized Course Materials.  // T H E Journal;Oct2000, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p42 

    Announces the debut of customized course materials XanEdu serving the higher education sector in the United States. Importance of CoursePacks in curricula customization; Availability of CoursePacks; Usefulness of MBA ReSearch Engine for term papers and presentations of students; Relevance of...

  • Does Higher Ed Need a Chief Digital Officer? Kelly, Rhea // Campus Technology Magazine;Dec2014, Vol. 28 Issue 4, p2 

    An introduction to the journal is presented in which the author discusses regarding the role of a chief digital officer (CDO) in U.S. higher education.

  • Competitive strategies for higher education in the information age. Katz, Richard N. // Educom Review;Sep/Oct99, Vol. 34 Issue 5, p38 

    Identifies strategies for exploiting emerging information technologies to increase the revenue of higher education institutions in the United States. Technological convergence; Assumptions about the mass market for interactive multimedia; Competition in a technology-enriched context.

  • Computers flag... Schroeder, Ken // Education Digest;Jan1993, Vol. 58 Issue 5, p71 

    Provides information on financial problems of American colleges regarding computers. 1992 EDUCOM-USC National Survey of Desktop Computing in Higher Education; Statistics; Public and private institutions; Survey Project Director Kenneth C. Green.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics