Curbing The Cost Of College: Coursera Wins Approval To Offer Online Courses For Credit For Under $200

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Description: The American Higher Education system is ready for a redesign. Many scholars and University systems have called for a new form of education and it appears Coursera is establishing itself as a trailblazer toward this reformation. Source: TechCrunch Date: February 7th, 2013 Last year, the buzz around the potential of online courses (particularly MOOC… Read more »

Could Online Education Be the End of the Typical College Experience?

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Description: A new online education program is being piloted in California and some people believe it could be the end of College as we know it. Source: TechCrunch Date: January 15th, 2013 Today, the largest university system in the world, the California State University system, announced a pilot for $150 lower-division online courses at one of its campuses… Read more »