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4 higher education predictions for the coming decade

Dave_BerryDave_Berry 492 replies2800 threadsCC Admissions Expert CC Admissions Expert
"... Students are asking for their return on investment more than ever, as tuition fees continue to skyrocket. More and more members of the younger generation are looking towards alternatives to “traditional” college pathways such as apprenticeships and part-time study.

Universities are striving to offer students more bang for their buck, with innovation being the hot buzzword in education circles. Experiential and practical learning opportunities are increasingly offered across all degree programmes, with the aim of creating employable graduates.

Meanwhile, online learning and MOOCs have become more popular as technology becomes more affordable and accessible around the world.

The Varsity Blues scandal also threw unfair college admissions processes into the spotlight, as well as contract cheating by international students.

So what does the future look like for higher education as we head into the 2020s? Here are four predictions according to multiple experts." ...

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