An ExtensionEngine White Paper 

A Financial Model for Online Programs: Revenue Sharing vs. Fee-for-Service


For a higher learning institution, the decision to venture into online program development immediately generates a torrent of questions, the answers to which are key to project success. 


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One of the most important – and most complex – is with whom to partner and how the financial side of the partnership will work

There are two partnership models currently in use, the revenue sharing model and the fee-for-service model.

Here's what you'll learn in this white paper:

  The advantages and disadvantages of each model

  Which model is best suited for your institution

   Considerations for choosing a platform

   How you can receive a custom tailored financial model for your institution incorporating over 30 parameters

Who is this white paper is for:

Colleges and universities looking to offer unique and engaging learning experiences.


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About ExtensionEngine 

We create online learning experiences. ExtensionEngine is a services firm that helps training companies, corporations, nonprofits, and universities create online learning to generate revenue or impact.  We guide clients from vision to success through online learning strategy, learning platform development, course development, instructional design, creative, and marketing. 

Leveraging the latest advances in learning science and technology, we take a comprehensive approach to develop online learning experiences that engage learners, encourage collaboration, and increase revenues. We work with those who think big, innovate and want distinctive learner-centric online experiences. 



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