Tagged "education"

MOOCs and Your Résumé

If you are like most MOOC students, your primary purpose for taking free online courses is probably a combination of learning for the sake of curiosity and using your new knowledge to change or advance your career.

The Relationship Between Education and Time

In the United States, our educational systems are built on time—12 years of elementary and secondary education (13 if you count kindergarten), two years for an associate’s degree, four years for a bachelor’s degree, two years for a master’s degree, and two to about five years for a PhD.