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Technology

Apple Yes
PC Yes
Required Internet speed 128k
Live streaming video Yes
Live streaming audio Yes
Recorded video Yes
Recorded audio Yes
Software-based readers No
Application for display on tablet computer Yes
Description of tablet application Blackboard Mobile Learn is available for $1.99/year or $5.99/perpetual for accessing Blackboard-based environment on Android and iOS mobile/tablet devices.
Application for display on smartphone Yes
Description of application for smartphone Blackboard Mobile Learn is available for $1.99/year or $5.99/perpetual for accessing Blackboard-based environment on Android and iOS mobile/tablet devices.
Bulletin boards Yes
Simulations Yes
Online labs Yes
Learning management system Yes
All courses accessible to students from one learning management system Yes
Online course development In-house
Courses designed by certified instructional designers Yes
Measures to instill academic integrity (as submitted by school)

CMU’s Policy on Academic Integrity is distributed to all OBUS students and faculty, detailing institutional expectations and associated violation procedures. All OBUS courses implement methods of taking standardized/objective tests that minimize academic dishonesty, including Respondus LockDown Browser, random blocks, secured settings, timers, proctoring and/or essay exams. Courses also routinely incorporate SafeAssign for plagiarism detection and prevention.

Types of Learning Management Systems Used

Blackboard Yes
Blackboard Collaborate Yes
Blackboard Learn Yes
Blackboard Mobile Yes

Services

Academic advising Yes
Bookstore Yes
Career placement assistance Yes
Email address Yes
Financial aid office/services Yes
Access to digitized library materials Yes
Access to live librarian Yes
Local area network Yes
Mentoring Yes
Technical support Yes
Live tutoring Yes
Writing workshops Yes

Support From Faculty

Instructor office hours (weekly) 10
Expectation that instructors will respond to questions within specific timeframe Yes
Instructor response expected within (hours) 24
24-7 live tech support No
Tech support availability
Weekend days (7:00 am - 5:59 pm) Sometimes
Weekend nights (6:00 pm - 9:59 pm) Sometimes
Weekend overnights (10:00 pm - 6:59 am) Never
Weekdays (7:00 am - 5:59 pm) Always
Weeknights (6:00 pm - 9:59 pm) Sometimes
Weekday overnights (10:00 pm - 6:59 am) Never

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