"Growing interest in microcredentials is raising a host of questions for higher ed leaders: Who is creating them? What topics are most popular? How difficult will it be for an institution to develop its own microcredentials? And maybe the toughest question of all: What are — and what aren't — microcredentials?"—Source: Education Dive
WHY THIS MATTERS:
Microcredentials are gaining major traction — learners, especially nontraditional students, are seeking them out and savvy employers factor them into hiring decisions. Has your institution embraced short-form learning pathways yet?