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Choosing an Online School
In Going the Distance: Online Education in the United States, 2011, The Sloan Consortium reports that more than 6.1 million college students – 31% of all those enrolled in higher education – took at least one online class during the fall 2010 term. This represents a 10% growth rate in the number of online students, far exceeding the less than 1% growth rate in overall college attendance. Clearly, distance learning is now a successful and widely accepted educational format.
Download our free guide to choosing an online school to learn about:
- The benefits of online education
- Whether or not it’s right for you
- How financial aid works with online ed
- How to choose the right program
- Tips for succeeding in the online classroom
- And much more!