School of accounting and finance, Bentley University, has partnered Coinbase to give students and their families the ability to pay tuition with crypto.
Bentley will accept three crypto assets including bitcoin, ethereum, and usd coin.
The school founded 105 years ago is embracing a technology “that may shift the traditional financial landscape entirely”, its president E. LaBrent Chrite explained.
Universities all around the world are embracing cryptocurrencies. The University of Cumbria in Carlisle, England, the Financial Business School in Paris, France, and the Innovation and Entrepreneurship Business School in Spain.
Moreover, Lucerne University of Applied Sciences, Switzerland accepts crypto.
In addition to Bentley University in Massachusetts, in the United States King’s College in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, accepts bitcoin as well, and the University of Pennsylvania accepts cryptocurrencies.
Furthermore, the University of California, Berkeley (UC Berkeley) accepts crypto asset payments.
The Bentley announcement further highlighted a student named Alex Kim who launched the Bentley Blockchain Association.