CUNY/BA Uses Saylor Summer School to Give Students Credit

What’s The Buzz? One the things that most excites us about our Saylor Summer School project is that  our students can potentially pick up some credit through one of our partner schools or many others that are willing to take a look at NCCRS-recommended exams. Our friends at CUNY Baccalaureate for Unique and Interdisciplinary Studies are helping to spread […]

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Saylor Summer School 2013: 10 Weeks, 9 Credits, No Excuses.

We’re pleased to announce an exciting — and experimental! — summer project. Here’s the gist: for the next ten weeks, we’re going to run sessions for three of our best courses — with the possibility of getting real, portable college credit (yeah, with caveats*).  We’d call it a MOOC, but that’s soooo 2012, don’t you […]

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250+ Options Toward Affordable Pathways to College Credit

When I initially drafted this piece about affordable options for college credit, I was going to frame it with background information and shocking details about the rising cost of education, how that cost is outpacing other economic indicators, and how student loan debt has reached $1,000,000,000,000. But you already knew that. So I’ll jump right […]

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Colorado Technical University: Identifying the Right Degree Program

This post is by Dr. Emad Rahim of Colorado Technical University, a new partner in our College Credit Pathways initiative, and coincides with the Saylor Foundation’s press release on guaranteed transfer credits for several of our courses.*  It can be a difficult decision trying to figure out which degree program and University to transfer your credits […]

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