A Massachusetts company will take care of the information technology needs of West Virginia's public universities and colleges.
The state Higher Education Policy Commission has signed up with the private company WebCT Vista to streamline online education programs for all 16 of the state's colleges and universities.
Previously, each school had its own online learning system. Under WebCT, all of the schools will use the same technology.
Educators are hoping that by using a single system, schools will be able to save money on...