Pixels and Policy was one of the first to touch on St. Paul College's plan to make virtual world studies into a degree program.
We predicted that colleges would begin adopting virtual worlds programs over the next few years. Turns out things are moving faster than we thought.
Now Colorado is in on the fun, becoming one of the first universities in America to offer a PhD in social media and virtual worlds. Pixels and Policy investigates just what it takes to become a Doctor of Facebook.