The expertise to do it right.
The passion to see it through.

Students Rush to Web Classes, but Profits May Be Much Later

This is the second article in a series that will examine free online college-level classes and how they are transforming higher education. Some hallways at Coursera are covered with notes with ideas on them. The co-founders, computer science professors at Stanford University, watched with amazement as enrollment passed two million last month, with 70,000 new students a week signing up for over 200 courses, including Human-Computer Interaction, Songwriting and Gamification, taught by faculty members at the company's partners, 33 elite universities. In less than a year, Coursera has attracted $22 million in venture capital and has created so much buzz that some universities sound a bit defensive about not leaping onto the bandwagon.

Read more

Full Article Index

Our specialty areas

Catholic & Independent Schools, Corporate, Digital, Faith-Based, Healthcare, Higher Education,
Human Services, International Development & Global Health, Philanthropies, Research & Analytics