– Certification and completion rates exceed those of developed countries Nearly half of MOOC users surveyed held a course certificate. Nearly 80% reported completing at least one course.
– Many MOOC users have no postsecondary education A quarter of MOOC users reported high school as their highest level of education completed.
– Time is a bigger barrier than technology Half of non-users aware of MOOCs cited this as a main reason for not taking courses, while just 4% cited lack of computer access and 6% cited high Internet costs.
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