Monday, September 5, 2011

Online College Education

"Harvard and Ohio State are not going to disappear any time soon. But a host of new online enterprises are making earning a college degree cheaper, faster and flexible enough to take work experience into account."

This New York Times article explains how Web start-ups offering a mix of credits forwork-experience, peer-to-peer teaching, and online classes with transferable credits are making it easier to get a reputable degree -- or simply acquire valuable knowledge and skills -- at least partly online.