When adult professionals need more education to advance their careers, they have a few options.
[caption id="attachment_53050" align="alignleft" width="215"] Pearson will develop online courses related to careers in information technology, project management, and healthcare.[/caption]
They could enroll in an expensive, and timely, four year program or at a two year community college. They could take a certified massive open online course (MOOC) related to their careers, like Coursera’s Signature Track courses.
Then there’s another choice, one that rests somewhere between the other options – a choice that’s being increasingly backed by...