Competency-based education (or CBE) has gained considerable traction in recent years, both challenging conventional methods of instruction and opening new opportunities for students and institutions.
Inside Higher Ed editors, Scott Jaschik and Doug Lederman will address the following topics and more:
- Why CBE has taken off and some of the early adopters.
- The types of programs in which CBE has had the most progress.
- The spread of CBE to traditional colleges and universities.
- Regulatory challenges to CBE and how advocates hope to overcome them