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Economists predict that colleges will soon become "unbundled" by the Internet. But that won't—and shouldn't—happen.

Economists predict that colleges will soon become "unbundled" by the Internet. But that won't—and shouldn't—happen.

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Scruton's article about the purpose of the university.

Scruton's article about the purpose of the university.

According to data from the AACU, humanities and social science majors earn a similar amount as pre-professional majors do over a lifetime. And as noted at Davos last week, career-specific skills can often be learned on the job -- whereas critical thinking and problem-solving skills are invaluable benefits of a humanities education -- as demonstrated by the many Wall Street executives who studied humanities in college.

According to data from the AACU, humanities and social science majors earn a similar amount as pre-professional majors do over a lifetime. And as noted at Davos last week, career-specific skills can often be learned on the job -- whereas critical thinking and problem-solving skills are invaluable benefits of a humanities education -- as demonstrated by the many Wall Street executives who studied humanities in college.

Higher education isn't a bubble. It's the driving force behind the development of our best minds.

Higher education isn't a bubble. It's the driving force behind the development of our best minds.

Conventional Online Higher Education Will Absorb MOOCs, 2 Reports Say – Wired Campus - Blogs - The Chronicle of Higher Education

Conventional Online Higher Education Will Absorb MOOCs, 2 Reports Say – Wired Campus - Blogs - The Chronicle of Higher Education

7 countries where Americans can study at universities, in English, for free (or almost free) - The Washington Post

7 countries where Americans can study at universities, in English, for free (or almost free) - The Washington Post

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