Paper Title
The Meanings of Student Engagement: Can Student Engagement Predict Student Satisfaction?

Advanced communication technology has facilitated exponential growth in online education for decades. High drop-out rates in online learning have also posted a challenge to higher education institutions. Higher education leaders search for ways to improve student retention and graduation rates. Student engagement plays anvital role in student learning and satisfaction in the online learning environment. Student engagement is a critical approach to keep students in the program until graduation. In this paper, a research study investigated student engagement and student satisfaction in an online undergraduate program in health care administration. The results of this research support the findings from a myriad of previous research studies. Recommendations, limitations, and future research are also discussed. Keywords - Student Engagement, Student Satisfaction, Student Retention, Online Learning .