BY ADELIA CELLINI LINECKER, Investor’s Business Daily
If terms like MOOCs, nanodegrees and digital badges befuddle you, you’re not alone. As tech improves and tuition soars, higher education is transforming big time. Ryan Craig, who wrote “College Disrupted,” says that schools are responding to market demand. The future, he told IBD, will look something like this: “A student can walk into a school and say, ‘I want to become an environmental engineer,’ show her competencies and ask for a program that will fill the gaps.” If you’re considering going back to school, whether full time or to take a few classes, here’s what you should know about the options.
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