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Distance Learning Staff - Rita Samaras

Rita Samaras

Rita Samaras

Distance Learning Specialist

Office:  Garrett Conference Center


As the Distance Learning Specialist for the Division of Extended Learning and Outreach, Rita Samaras is instrumental regarding State Authorization compliance, Copyright and ADA compliance related to the delivery of distance education options and functions as a resource for faculty. Her previous employment experience within long-term care administration in the area of compliance with federal health care guidelines has prepared her for the job responsibilities of Distance Learning Specialist.



Bachelor of Science, Interdisciplinary Studies, Business, WKU, 2008

Associate of Applied Science, BGTC, 2004

Diploma of Medical Administrative Assistant, BGTC, 2004



Association For Continuing Higher Education (ACHE), member

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