Moving from a Degree-Centric Postsecondary System to an Incremental Credentialing System: What Happens to Learners’ Financing Options?

Participant Profile

CREDENTIAL AS YOU GO PARTICIPANT

SUNY – University at Buffalo

WEBSITE

TYPE

Research University

LOCATION

Buffalo, NY

COHORT

2022

Implementation stage & efforts to date

Full Implementation

  • UB has been offering micro-credentials since 2018
  • There is a central office for supporting micro-credential development and implementation
  • Currently offering more than 70 micro-credentials for current (undergraduate and graduate) students and non-degree seeking learners

Goals for participation

  • Share knowledge and experience
  • Learn from others
  • Continuous improvement

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Improving Education and Employment Outcomes