Walmart offering college credit, tuition assistance to workers

You can now earn college credit for working at Walmart. The retailer is launching a program to help defray the expenses of college courses and provide credit for on-the-job training.

Dubbed The Lifelong Learning Program, Walmart is partnering with American Public University to offer online classes toward earning a two- or four-year degree. APU is also offering credit for certain training programs and duties performed by Walmart associated that can be applied toward a degree.