"Adoption of credentialing in the workforce continues to be a challenge because the system is so fragmented, according to a new report from Third Way."—Source: Campus Technology
WHY THIS MATTERS:
The demand for non-degree credentials is rising, thanks to more and more nontraditional students looking to build out their skillsets to expand their careers. But a lack of standardization for how these alternative credentials are measured and showcased to employers has been a major obstacle for the model.