The Changing Role of Colleges and Universities in a World of Lifelong Learning

By Chris Dellarocas, Boston University’s Associate Provost for Digital Learning & Innovation and Richard C. Shipley Professor of Management at the Questrom School of Business

Lifelong LearningAs lifelong learning needs give rise to increasing competition from alternative providers, colleges and universities should shift from a mindset of offering programs to one of fostering multi-faceted relationships that offer lifelong access to learning, mentoring and networks.

The full version of this article appears in Inside Higher Ed.