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side-by-side comparison of Blackboard Learn vs. SkyPrep
based on preference data from user reviews. Blackboard Learn rates 3.9/5 stars with 741 reviews. By contrast, SkyPrep rates 4.4/5 stars with 44 reviews. Each product's score is calculated with real-time data from verified user reviews, to help you make the best choice between these two options, and decide which one is best for your business needs.
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Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
(741)
3.9 out of 5
Blackboard Learn
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
(44)
4.4 out of 5
SkyPrep
Star Rating
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
Market Segments
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Enterprise (50.3% of reviews)
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
Mid-Market (65.9% of reviews)
Entry Level Price
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
No pricing information available
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
$199 Per month billed annually

Blackboard Learn vs SkyPrep

When assessing the two solutions, reviewers found SkyPrep easier to use, set up, and administer. Reviewers also preferred doing business with SkyPrep overall.

  • Reviewers felt that SkyPrep meets the needs of their business better than Blackboard Learn.
  • When comparing quality of ongoing product support, reviewers felt that SkyPrep is the preferred option.
  • For feature updates and roadmaps, our reviewers preferred the direction of SkyPrep over Blackboard Learn.
Categories
Shared Categories
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
Blackboard Learn and SkyPrep are categorized as Healthcare LMS, Corporate Learning Management Systems, and Sales Training and Onboarding
Unique Categories
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn is categorized as Assessment and Learning Management System (LMS)
Pricing
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn Pricing
Free Trial Unavailable
SkyPrep
SkyPrep Pricing
Core
$199Per month billed annually
Premium
$499Per month billed annually
Enterprise
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Ratings
Meets Requirements
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
8.2
Responses: 667
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
8.4
Responses: 43
Ease of Use
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
7.5
Responses: 672
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
8.8
Responses: 43
Ease of Setup
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
6.5
Responses: 135
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
8.2
Responses: 36
Ease of Admin
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
6.9
Responses: 133
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
8.7
Responses: 36
Quality of Support
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
7.3
Responses: 540
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
8.7
Responses: 42
Ease of Doing Business With
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
7.3
Responses: 102
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
8.9
Responses: 35
Product Direction (% positive)
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
6.4
Responses: 672
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
9.2
Responses: 43
Features
Process Automation
Course Authoring
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
Not enough data available
Online Learning
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
Not enough data available
Certificate Generation
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
Not enough data available
Tracking & Reporting
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
Not enough data available
Collaborative Environment
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
Not enough data available
Automatic Boards Reporting
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
Not enough data available
Course Authoring
Course Builder
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
Not enough data available
Questions
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
Not enough data available
Instructor-Led Training
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
Not enough data available
Customized Learning Paths
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
Not enough data available
Video simulations
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
Not enough data available
Course Authoring
Course Builder
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
9.3
Responses: 7
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
8.5
Responses: 26
Role-Based Templates
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
8.6
Responses: 7
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
7.9
Responses: 15
Assessments & Quizzes
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
8.7
Responses: 9
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
9.0
Responses: 28
Instructor-Led Training
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
9.2
Responses: 8
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
8.2
Responses: 19
Course Management
Gamification
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
Not enough data available
Assessments
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
Not enough data available
Certifications
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
Not enough data available
Manager Portals
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
Not enough data available
Feedback
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
Not enough data available
Course Delivery
Learning Paths
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
8.1
Responses: 8
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
9.1
Responses: 30
24/7 Availability
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
8.3
Responses: 7
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
Not enough data available
Communication & Notifications
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
8.1
Responses: 9
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
8.2
Responses: 28
Assignment Scheduling
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
8.1
Responses: 9
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
8.4
Responses: 20
Platform
File support
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
Not enough data available
Mobile support
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
Not enough data available
Integration
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
Not enough data available
Course Management
Gamification
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
6.9
Responses: 6
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
8.1
Responses: 12
Varied User Types
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
8.6
Responses: 6
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
8.5
Responses: 24
Certifications
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
7.9
Responses: 7
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
8.9
Responses: 23
Industry Compliance
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
8.3
Responses: 5
Onboarding
Documentation
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
Not enough data available
Coaching
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
Not enough data available
Programs
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
Not enough data available
Platform
Customization
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
Not enough data available
Integration APIs
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
Not enough data available
Internationalization
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
Not enough data available
User, Role, and Access Management
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
Not enough data available
Performance
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
Not enough data available
Mobility
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
Not enough data available
Reporting
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
Not enough data available
Dashboards
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
Not enough data available
LMS Marketplace
E-Commerce
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
9.2
Responses: 8
Course Marketplace
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
8.5
Responses: 9
Subscriptions
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
8.8
Responses: 8
Interface
White Labeling
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
8.6
Responses: 6
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
8.6
Responses: 23
Multilingual
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
9.1
Responses: 9
Training & eLearning
Assessments and Practice
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
8.1
Responses: 28
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
8.8
Responses: 36
Content Delivery and Tracking
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
7.8
Responses: 32
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
8.8
Responses: 36
Content Creation
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
7.2
Responses: 27
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
7.9
Responses: 30
Customer Training
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
7.5
Responses: 20
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
9.0
Responses: 26
Manager Portals
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
7.0
Responses: 17
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
8.6
Responses: 30
Content Storage and Management
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
7.0
Responses: 28
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
9.1
Responses: 36
Content Libraries
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
6.7
Responses: 24
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
8.7
Responses: 26
Reviewers' Company Size
Reviewers of Blackboard Learn were most often representing companies in the Enterprise segment, while reviewers for SkyPrep were more commonly in the Mid-Market segment.
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
16.6%
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
13.6%
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
33.1%
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
65.9%
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
50.3%
SkyPrep
SkyPrep
20.5%
Reviewers' Industry
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn Industry
Higher Education
45.1%
Education Management
19.3%
E-Learning
9.7%
Primary/Secondary Education
3.0%
Information Technology and Services
1.9%
Other
21.0%
SkyPrep
SkyPrep Industry
Information Technology and Services
9.1%
Hospital & Health Care
9.1%
Marketing and Advertising
6.8%
Financial Services
6.8%
Electrical/Electronic Manufacturing
6.8%
Other
61.4%
Reviews
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Blackboard Learn
Neil H.
User in Non-Profit Organization Management

From a student user perspective, I like how easy and uncomplicated Blackboard can be to keep up with my classes all from one place online. It allows me to easily access documents, online quizzes, online tests, grades and any other relevant class resources...

SkyPrep
GF
Administrator in Financial Services

The accessibility that is , the online nature.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Blackboard Learn
Stefan B.
User in Research

It is cumbersome to use. It seems like a product from the '90s and takes too much effort, even for trivial tasks. The interface has improved a bit with recent updates, but it is still complicated to use. Many common tasks are actually implemented better...

SkyPrep
GM
Administrator in Management Consulting

I don't get update when someone pays. I have to manually go in and add them.

Discussions
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn Discussions
It seems like I see a lot of reviews saying 'back in the day' in reference to how Blackboard has been surpassed by several new products. What new products are out there today that compete well or have surpassed Blackboard in both features and usability?
3 comments
Jon J.
JJ
It think D2L (Desire To Learn) is a pretty good modern alternative to Blackboard. It requires far less down time and is more intuitive. I've had better...Read more
API
1 comment
Asmat M.
AM
Hi Asmat, This is Shaun from G2. If you’re looking for information about APIs in Blackboard Learn, this is a useful website:...Read more
I would be curious if the designers have taken to heart the UX concerns that have been raised.
1 comment
JM
Everyone dislikes their enterprise level LMS and wants to replace it. I worked with Bb daily for 8 years. Yes. I had complaints about the UX. But the...Read more
SkyPrep
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