Does General Education Matter Anymore?

We live in a world of STEM and the arts. Or so you’d think judging by the amount of digital ink spilled discussing these various topics. So what happened to the focus on liberal arts and general education? Is that getting thrown out by the wayside thanks to online learning, MOOCs, and the like? A new infographic done (somewhat ironically in my mind) by Online Colleges focuses on the importance of general education.