"Students not seeking degrees often can audit classes at a local college or enroll in massive open online courses, or MOOCs, at little or no cost, via Coursera, Udacity, EdX and Lynda.com. The Osher Lifelong Learning Institutes allow students 50 and older who aren’t seeking to earn credit to attend classes at more than 100 universities. One-year adult education programs aimed at professionals are also on the increase."
Wednesday, April 8, 2015
Over 50 and Back in College, Preparing for a New Career; New York Times, 4/3/15
Kerry Hannon, New York Times; Over 50 and Back in College, Preparing for a New Career: