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Competency-based Platforms Market for Higher Education 2016 Trend, Analysis and Overview

Wednesday, October 12, 2016 5:37
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Competency-based education is an educational model in which the emphasis is primarily on acquiring proficiency in skills that are measured through assessments along with credits given to skills learned through work experience or in earlier programs. It differs from traditional education models that rely on a credit hour-based system of credentialing. While traditional educational models are fixed-time models, in competency-based education programs, student competency and learning are the areas of focus with time being a variable, as in competency-based education, since the learning is self-paced, students can prioritize modules, and accordingly allot time for each module.

Publisher’s analysts forecast the competency-based education market for higher education in the US to grow at a CAGR of 22.02% during the period 2016-2020.

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Covered in this report 
The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the competency-based education market for higher education in the US for 2016-2020. To calculate the market size, the report considers the revenue generated by the sale of competency-based software technologies and competency-based platforms to higher education institutions in the US. 

The market is divided into the following segments based on product: 
-Competency-based technologies platforms
-Competency-based education technologies

Publisher’s report, Competency-Based Education Market for Higher Education in the US 2016-2020, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market. 

Key vendors 
-BNED LoudCloud
-Flat World Education


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Other prominent vendors 
-Fidelis Education
-Motivis Learning

Market driver 
-Increased use of adaptive learning 
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Market challenge 
-Threat from institutional platforms
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Market trend 
-Learning analytics in competency-based education
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