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CBE Publication

PLA and CBE on the Competency Continuum


Competency-based education (CBE) is the hot new thing in higher education. While forms of CBE have been around since the 1970s, there has been a surge of interest in CBE, with more than 600 postsecondary institutions now reporting that they are either offering competency-based degree programs or are planning to do so.

CBE and PLA intersect in many ways, leading some in higher education and policy circles to ask, “What is the difference between CBE and PLA?” or “What is the relationship between PLA and CBE?” Check out this paper to understand the relationship between the two.

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