In Evolving World of Microcredentials, Needs DifferJanuary 25, 2018 | :
by Jeffrey R. Young
Many colleges these days are experimenting with short-form online degrees to try to reach new audiences and offer new options, often at a lower cost. And new upstart providers are also getting into the mix, including coding bootcamps and startups like Udacity, which offers unaccredited nanodegrees. These trends raise a host of questions about the future of credentialing.
To explore some of these questions, EdSurge recently held an hour-long video forum featuring two guests.