Located in the town of Blacksburg on a 2,600-acre campus, Virginia Tech has eight colleges and a graduate school that serve 31,000 full-time students. Founded in 1872, the university offers 65 bachelor’s and 150 master’s and doctoral degree programs. Virginia Tech has nearly 1,400 full-time faculty and 5,000 staff members.
Challenge: offer video training campus-wide
For several years, a smattering of Virginia Tech academic and administrative departments used online training from a handful of companies. This piecemeal approach served certain programs well, but administrators ultimately sought a higher-quality experience, convinced video instruction could successfully scale to a broad user base. They wanted access for all students, faculty, and staff.