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Study: MOOCs Viewed Positively Among Employers

02 Apr

Most North Carolina employers haven’t heard of massive open online courses, but about three-quarters of them view MOOCs as having a positive effect on hiring decisions, a survey conducted by Duke University and RTI International shows. The study, founded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, also suggests 71 percent of employers could see themselves using MOOCs for professional development.

[ Full article available at Inside Higher Ed: http://www.insidehighered.com/quicktakes/2014/04/02/study-moocs-viewed-positively-among-employers ]

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