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Monday, August 24, 2020

Google Plans to Disrupt the College Degree

Most recently have been in conversations about how teaching and accreditation now can effectively proceed.  Google has an idea. Expect some push back from Universities. Will companies like Google become the arbiter of technical education?

Google Has a Plan to Disrupt the College Degree Google's new certificate program takes only six months to complete, and will be a fraction of the cost of college.   By Justin Bariso  @Justinjbariso   Author, EQ Applied

Google recently made a huge announcement that could change the future of work and higher education: It's launching a selection of professional courses that teach candidates how to perform in-demand jobs.

These courses, which the company is calling Google Career Certificates, teach foundational skills that can help job-seekers immediately find employment. However, instead of taking years to finish like a traditional university degree, these courses are designed to be completed in about six months. ... "

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