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Appendix C

Online Competition

Table 1:  AY2005 Course Enrollments and Growth Rates at Leading Online Institutions

Institution Annual Course Enrollments AY 2004-2005 Growth Rate
University of Phoenix Online 143,900 46%
University of Maryland University College 126,650 15%
SUNY Learning Network 120,000 20% [est.]
Arizona Universities Network(UA, ASU & NAU) 50,313 44% [for NAU]
UMassOnline 77,554 19%
University of Illinois Online 23,528 11%
UIC 14,426 13%
UIS 5,258 19%
UIUC 3,844 -5%

Table 2:  AY2005 Online Degree and Certificate Programs at Several U of I Peer Institutions

Institution Number of Online Degree/Certificate Programs Estimated Enrollments
Michigan State 42 10,000
Penn State (World Campus) 50 10,500
Stanford 38 2,000
University of Illinois 68 23,528
Northwestern 0
Berkeley 0
Purdue 1 1,000
Michigan 5 1,000
North Carolina – Chapel Hill 0
Univ. of Texas at Austin 0 <1,000
Univ. of Texas System 22 9,400
Univ. of Wisconsin –Madison 0
Univ. of Wisconsin Extension 15 4,360

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