ERIC Number: EJ586124
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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A Virtual Student Teaches Himself.
Young, Jeffrey R.
Chronicle of Higher Education, v45 n35 pA31-A32 May 7 1999
A 31-year-old student of Western Governors University (WGU) plans to earn a bachelor's degree (without attending a class), by using the Internet or otherwise by teaching himself. Aside from distance-learning opportunities, WGU offers the option of standardized tests and independent projects to fulfill degree requirements. The student in question is a consultant and community college teacher of computer skills. (MSE)
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