1. Market Research
  2. > Business Services
  3. > Education and Training Market Trends
  4. > Learning in Transition: College Course Materials Market Forecast 2014

Simba Information’s Learning in Transition: College Course Materials Market Forecast 2014 is the most up-to-date business information and market trends resource providing a complete view of the higher education market in the U.S. in a single-source format. This report is a result of Simba Information’s ongoing research in the area of
instructional materials in higher education.

Learning in Transition: College Course Materials Market Forecast 2014 provides an overview of the changing market for instructional resources in higher education. This new edition of Simba Information’s reporting on the college instructional materials market offers a particular focus on the changes in:

Format of instructional materials,
Types of course materials in demand,
How instructional resources are being delivered.

Simba provides both sizing and context to the market segments of new and used
textbooks and multimedia materials.

Table Of Contents

Learning in Transition: College Course Materials Market Forecast 2014
Table of Contents
Methodology
Executive Summary
Chapter 1: Size and Structure
Introduction
Market Structure

Technology Focus Varies by Institution Type
Great Expectations Unmet?
IT Investment Priorities for the Future
Progress in Online Education
The Role of MOOCS

US Course Materials Industry Structure

The New Textbooks: Shifting Demand
Used Textbooks Persist
Multimedia Viewed as Growth Driver
Publishers Embrace Adaptive, Often with Knewton
McGraw-Hill Builds Own Adaptive Stable
eTextbooks: Less than a Success
Digital Tools not eTexts
IPFW Moves Forward with Move to Digital Materials
Learning in Transition: College Course Materials Market Forecast 2014

Table 1.1: The Mindset List of the Class of 2017
Table 1.2: Degree-Granting Postsecondary Institutions 2012-2013
Table 1.3: Top Institutional IT Priorities Over the Next Two-Three Years,Fall 2013
Table 1.4: Course Materials Sales, 2000-2013
Table 1.5: Sales of Key College Course Materials 2011-2013
Table 1.6: Knewton Timeline
Table 1.7: Share of Media Used in College Courses, 2014P
Chapter 2: Market Drivers: Enrollment, Funding and Policy
Enrollment to Grow at Slower Rate

Student Population Ages
Online Courses Become Part of College Experience
Seeking Personalization through Technology
For-Profit Education Growth Stalls
Like Enrollment Growth, Tuition Hikes Slow
Instructional Materials Prices in the Spotlight
Broader Federal Role in College Financing
Federal Funding Beyond the Department of Education
Possible New Federal Initiatives
State Support for Higher Education Rebounds

Federal Policy Impacts Institutions and Students

State Leaders Also Plan for Higher Education
Governors Talk Higher Education in State of the States

Table 2.1: Projected Enrollment by Institution Type
Table 2.2: Enrollment by Age of Student
Table 2.3: Enrollment by Institution Type
Table 2.4: Career College Enrollment Winter 2013 vs. 2012
Table 2.5: Tuition and Fees, 2013-2014 vs. 2012-2013
Table 2.6: Average Full Time Undergraduate's Budget for Books and Supplies
Table 2.7: State Fiscal Support for Higher Education, FY 2014 vs. FY 2013
Chapter 3: Distribution
Distribution Overview
What Students Pay
College Stores Still First Stop
Used Texts Wanted but Limited
Textbook Rental Options on the Rise

Chegg Helped Drive Rental Programs

Slow Shift to Digital Content
Companies Evolve with Digital Shift
Vendor and Institution Partnerships Offer New Models
Table 3.1: Average Full-Time Undergraduate's Budget for Books and Supplies
Table 3.2: Total College Store Market
Chapter 4: Competitive Landscape and Trends
Introduction

Publishers Seek Role in OER
OER Here to Stay
OER Business Models Still Under Development
Wiley and Openstax Partner

Disruption in the LMS Segment

Blackboard Adapts, Instructure Progresses
Gilfus Enters Competition with Adrenna
Desire2Learn Sees Move to the Cloud

Disruption in the Publishing Segment

Pearson Invests in My Labs
Cengage Keeps Focus on Students
Adaptive Digital Appeals to McGraw-Hill
Digital and Custom Hitting the Mark at Wiley

Tough Market for Operating Performance

Cengage Leads in Margin

MandA as a Tool for Change

Digital First at McGraw-Hill
Distribution Solutions : Vital Source Technologies
New Power Points: Intel, Pearson and Blackboard

Table 4.1: Incubating Ed Tech
Table 4.2: A Profile of LMS Market, Fall 2013
Table 4.3: Simba Information's Leading College Publishers, 2013 vs. 2012
Table 4.4: Selected Publisher's Digital Shares, 2013
Table 4.5: Simba Information's Higher Education Provider Performance Index,2013 vs. 2012
Table 4.6: Simba Information's Merger and Acquisition Index, 2013-Q1 2014
Chapter 5: Conclusions and Outlook
Introduction
Moving to a More Digital Future
Outlook: Moderate Growth in 2014

Persistence of Print
Used Texts Follow New
eTextbooks Growth Moderates
Multimedia Finds its Places as Growth Driver

Table 5.1: Sales Forecast of Key College Course Materials 2013-2017P



View This Report »

Get Industry Insights. Simply.

  • Latest reports & slideshows with insights from top research analysts
  • 24 Million searchable statistics with tables, figures & datasets
  • More than 10,000 trusted sources
24/7 Customer Support

Talk to Veronica

+1 718 514 2762

Purchase Reports From Reputable Market Research Publishers
Global and Chinese Higher Education Industry, 2016 Market Research Report

Global and Chinese Higher Education Industry, 2016 Market Research Report

  • $ 3000
  • Industry report
  • November 2016
  • by Prof Research

The ’Global and Chinese Higher Education Industry, 2011-2021 Market Research Report’ is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the global Higher Education industry with a focus on ...

Competency-based Platforms Market for Higher Education in the US 2016-2020

Competency-based Platforms Market for Higher Education in the US 2016-2020

  • $ 2500
  • Industry report
  • September 2016
  • by Infiniti Research Limited

About Competency-Based Education Competency-based education is an educational model in which the emphasis is primarily on acquiring proficiency in skills that are measured through assessments along with ...

Global Interactive Response Systems Market 2016-2020

Global Interactive Response Systems Market 2016-2020

  • $ 2500
  • Industry report
  • November 2016
  • by Infiniti Research Limited

About Interactive Response Systems Interactive response systems, also known as student response systems, audience response systems, and clickers, are a combined package of software and hardware. These ...


ref:plp2014

Reportlinker.com © Copyright 2016. All rights reserved.

ReportLinker simplifies how Analysts and Decision Makers get industry data for their business.