National University, a California nonprofit that caters to adult learners, announced Thursday it's expanding the use of a chatbot that administrators said is already boosting retention and providing students with more personalized experiences.
In its early years, Major League Baseball discovered talent in what can only be described as a haphazard fashion, auditioning promising players in cornfields and hoping for the best as they took their place on big-city team rosters.
Performance improvement company FranklinCovey has acquired San Francisco-based management training platform Strive for about $20 million, the companies told Crunchbase News.
Institutional policies keep minority students underrepresented in the technical fields that would help them most after graduation, Ryan Craig writes.
Opportunities are available for students seeking careers in business analytics and medical sciences.
The pandemic has apparently inspired more doctors. Applicants to medical schools are reportedly higher than ever.
Coursera's initial public offering looked good for the company, which the market valued at over $7 billion. That's probably good news for competitors' valuations, even if it's not exactly clear which aspect of the online learning business attracted investors.
As the American economy recalibrates from the shocks imposed by the COVID-19 pandemic, leaders in the public and private sectors are swiftly reimagining how Americans navigate the labor market.
U.S. colleges can cost a lot, and many students take on debt. Is it really worth it, financially, to pay all that money for higher education? Let's see.
oursera had a strong showing on its first day as a public company. The nine-year-old online education provider based in Mountain View, California, debuted with a share price of $33.