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College credit recommended for free online courses [View all]

Source: USA Today

Students may soon be able to receive college credit for the free online courses that are reshaping higher education.

The American Council on Education announced Thursday that it is recommending degree credit for five courses offered by Coursera, a Mountain View-based company that provides "massive open online courses" from leading universities.

Many colleges and universities use the association's recommendations to determine whether to grant credit for nontraditional courses.

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Read more: http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2013/02/07/online-courses-moocs-college-credit/1899175/

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