Blockchain is now making its way into the student’s curriculum in the colleges. One of the top universities in the US has launched a course on blockchain and related technologies. We are talking about the prestigious Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. The institution has introduced an online education program that will cover the modern day financial technologies.
The course goes by the name of Fintech: Foundations and Applications of Financial Technologies. It will comprise of topics such as cryptocurrency, blockchain technology, crowdfunding, etc. The program will also bring speakers from notable firms like CommonBond and Vanguard.
The Senior Director of the school’s online programs says that they want to cover the multi-facet attributes of Fintech. So, they introduced this course on blockchain and crypto. This is a good initiative to educate people about blockchain. Everyone should be aware of its possibilities. Nothing is better than universities teaching methodically about blockchain and crypto. More educational institutes around the globe should also integrate blockchain in their syllabus.