Postsecondary Learning

MOOCs Officially Charge Employers Access to Students

Dec 11, 2012

HUNTING SEASON: As promised, MOOCs Coursera and Udacity are officially charging hi-profile tech companies like Google, Amazon, Facebook, and Twitter for access to information about high-performing students. The service is only available to students and colleges that opt in the. Companies interested in a Coursera student will pay a flat (undisclosed) fee, and the affiliated college will get a 6 to 15 percent cut. Udacity's career service is similar, but without the middlemen cut.

MOOCs Officially Charge Employers Access to Students

Postsecondary Learning

MOOCs Officially Charge Employers Access to Students

Dec 11, 2012

HUNTING SEASON: As promised, MOOCs Coursera and Udacity are officially charging hi-profile tech companies like Google, Amazon, Facebook, and Twitter for access to information about high-performing students. The service is only available to students and colleges that opt in the. Companies interested in a Coursera student will pay a flat (undisclosed) fee, and the affiliated college will get a 6 to 15 percent cut. Udacity's career service is similar, but without the middlemen cut.

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