Virtual Universities Pledge to Ease Transfer and Encourage Other Kinds of Collaboration

Executive officers from 28 virtual universities around the world have signed an agreement pledging to encourage transfer arrangements and other types of collaboration among their institutions. The agreement was one result of a two-day summit for virtual-university leaders organized by the Kentucky Commonwealth Virtual University.

"We have to cooperate in order to grow the business," said Mary Beth Susman, chief executive officer of the Kentucky