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Western Governors University has announced the creation of an online college readiness initiative, which will help aspiring students prepare for undergraduate degrees at WGU or other institutions.
WGU has just launched WGU Academy, a new program to address the college-readiness gap faced by an increasing number of students.
Marni Baker Stein, chief academic officer at Western Governors University, discusses a "tension" she sees between traditional and new models of postsecondary education.
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CBE degrees aim to certify that all its graduates are competent in their fields at or beyond a specific standard.
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Colleges and universities could cut the cost of some of their degrees by as much as 50 percent by using competency-based education (CBE), a new study has found.
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