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Will Employers Trust an Online Degree?

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    University of California President Mark Yudof discusses the UC system's movement toward online degrees. Yudof weighs in on faculty and staff salaries, as well as the prevalent gender imbalance across UC campuses. (Published Friday, July 13, 2012)

    Will employers trust a diploma from somebody who got it online?

    Does an online degree lower the standard of a degree from a brick-and-mortar learning institution?

    These are the questions posed to University of California President Mark Yudof in a segment of NewsConference as the UC systems moves toward online degrees.

    “That’s the 64 dollar question,” Yudof said. “We’re trying to do it better than other institutions.”

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