How Tech Is Changing College Life? (Infographic)

Posted on Aug 9 2012 - 1:11pm by CONTRIBUTOR

Editor’s Note: Guest Author Pradeep Yadav, a technology lover, analyzer and  love reporting about different technologies.

It’s not your parent’s college anymore. With technology, the landscape of college education has done a complete turnaround. Gone are the days of notebooks, printed syllabi, and textbook. Now it’s iPad, Smartphone, and eBooks. Here’s a look at the modern college student and how they fare technologically on the university campus. College students and technology if there are two things that can be counted on, it’s these: College students have become increasingly dependent on technology; and college students and technology are virtually on recession-proof market.73% of college students (simple size of 500) said they cannot study without technology.70% of students use keyboards to take notes (no more paper), 91% of students used email to communicate with professors,38% of college students cannot go 10 minutes without checking their email, tablet, laptop, or smartphone. 98% of students who own an ereader read etextbooks, 65% use digital devices to create presentations. To give better idea to you, our friends at Presta come with an amazing infographic.

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