Michigan university to let AI participate in classes, choose major, earn degree

Ferris State University in Michigan intends to enroll two artificial intelligence (AI) students in classes this year.

According to a report from local news source MLive, this open-ended experiment could end up producing the first machine learning agents to earn a degree via classroom education.

While surveying human students and studying their experiences can yield useful information for researchers, an AI “student” could bring a distinct perspective — albeit a non-human one — which could reveal opportunities to improve the college-going experience for human students.

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