Next-Generation CBE: Designing Competency-Based Education for Underprepared College Learners

This report from Jobs for the Future provides an overview of the Competency-Based Education (CBE) landscape, and examines academic and personal barriers that underprepared adult learners face and how adapted CBE programs can help students overcome them. The report reviews key issues in designing effective CBE programs and recommends potential CBE program design elements.
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July, 2016
July 2016
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Target Populations
Multiple Barriers
  • Education and Training