NOVA 2007-2008 College Catalog
INSTRUCTIONAL PROGRAMS -- Extended Learning Institute (ELI)
ELI, the distance learning unit of NVCC, offers students a way to take all—or most—of their courses toward an associate degree in Accounting, Business Administration, Business Management (including specialization in Public Management), General Studies, Information Technology (Microcomputer and Software Development Specializations), and Liberal Arts (and its International Studies Specialization) through distance-learning technologies. In addition, ELI offers all courses for Certificates in Bookkeeping, Public Management, Small Business Management, and Professional Writing for Business, Government and Industry and Career Studies Certificates in Accounting, Audiovisual Communications Technology, Business Information Technology, Business Management Principles, Desktop Publishing, eCommerce, and Microcomputer Usage. These degrees and certificates are offered by NVCC campus academic divisions. Distance Learning students have the option of taking required courses through ELI and can also apply ELI courses to other degrees. Prospective degree candidates should contact an ELI counselor, a campus counselor, or an academic advisor to plan their program of study.