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College, On Your Own

by Kaitlyn Wightman
Marketing Specialist

August 04, 2014

The Chronicle of Higher Education recently wrote about the value of competency-based education degree programs in higher education, featuring our Personalized Learning degrees.


"For decades, competency programs have served a niche market of adults seeking credentials to help them advance in their careers. Now, they are attracting broad interest and making forays into the liberal arts. Competency programs are going mainstream.

The buzz among policy makers, think tanks, and foundations is spreading to colleges, which see competency programs as a way to tap, at lower cost and with greater efficiency, into a growing market of adult students whose lives don’t follow rigid semesters."


Read more about the experiences of our Personalized Learning students earning their competency-based education degrees.

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