Waiting for the MOOCows to Come Home

From the Chronicle of Higher Education comes the sad tale of a MOOC in waiting:

It was big news last fall when Colorado State University-Global Campus became the first college in the United States to grant credit to students who passed a MOOC, or massive open online course. For students, it meant a chance to get college credit on the cheap: $89…  Yet almost a year after Global Campus made the announcement, officials are still waiting for their first credit bargain-hunters…
Our advice is to be patient and wait for a student.  Someday he will come: