Why your MOOC credential is likely not accredited

U.S. News and World Report offers some helpful guidelines to determine if you are in an accredited online program or not.

For those who might think that the MOOC they are taking is accredited, think again.

Unless you are receiving your credential directly from an accredited university, then your MOOC is not accredited. If your credential is issued by and comes from the MOOC platform, then it is not an accredited credential.

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