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Author: StuyvesantGrad70 Big red star, 1000 posts Old School Fool Add to my Favorite Fools Ignore this person (you won't see their posts anymore) Number: of 14644  
Subject: Re: For profit education Date: 1/9/2013 9:50 AM
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On top of their current problems, it will be hard to compete with free education:

Universities Reshaping Education on the Web
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/07/17/education/consortium-of-co...
As part of a seismic shift in online learning that is reshaping higher education, Coursera, a year-old company founded by two Stanford University computer scientists, will announce on Tuesday that a dozen major research universities are joining the venture. In the fall, Coursera will offer 100 or more free massive open online courses, or MOOCs, that are expected to draw millions of students and adult learners globally.
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