Georgia Tech, Udacity To Offer Master’s Degree

“WHOA. Georgia Tech and Udacity today said that they would jointly offer an entirely online master’s degree in computer science with support from AT&T for less than $7,000, total.

That’s a game-changer.

A Master’s degree in computer science from Georgia Tech is nothing to sniff at: US News & World Report’s grad school rankings puts Georgia Tech at number five the U.S., tied with Carnegie Mellon. Out-of-state, full-time tuition for “Buzz” engineers, reports USNews, is about $27,000 per year.”

Whoa is right.  Of course this is just an announcement, but anxious to see what is really happening here.  Standard Udacity MOOC?  Something different?

Full article from Edsurge.