UWM Flex Option http://wuwm.com en UW System Among Those Piloting New Options for Working Students http://wuwm.com/post/uw-system-among-those-piloting-new-options-working-students <p>President Obama made brief mention of Wisconsin Thursday, while speaking to students at the University of Buffalo. He outlined ways states are working to hold down the cost of higher education.</p><p></p><p>“Southern New Hampshire University gives course credit based on how well students master the material, not just on how many hours they spend in the classroom. So the idea would be, if you’re learning the material faster, you can finish faster, which means you pay less and you save money. The University of Wisconsin is getting ready to do the same thing,” the President said.</p> Fri, 23 Aug 2013 21:33:07 +0000 Marge Pitrof 11526 at http://wuwm.com UW System Among Those Piloting New Options for Working Students