The Recovery and Reinvestment Act passed in 2009 by the United States Congress mandates that all healthcare providers show a substantial investment in “meaningful use” of electronic medical records (EMR) to replace the paper medical records that have been used for centuries.
Friday, Feb 28 2014 09:00 AM
A fully-funded PhD program may be a combination of grants, scholarships, fellowships and teaching or research assistant jobs that stitched together cover the cost of a PhD. Unlike student loans, though, these sources do not have to be repaid.
Wednesday, Feb 26 2014 11:00 AM
A PhD program may be less structured than undergrad or master’s programs and allow more independence of study time and requirements. That means more responsibility to make judicious use of the time.
Tuesday, Feb 25 2014 11:00 AM
students who finish the courses, independent study, writing, dissertation, its defense and frequently foreign language requirements will have achieved the highest degree awarded in their field. Though each university has its specific requirements for doctorate programs, these are some of common parts of the process.
Tuesday, Feb 25 2014 09:00 AM
A recent study found that interest in STEM studies and careers grew more than 20% since 2004. And while there were more than 7.4 million STEM workers in 2012, the number could increase to more than 8.6 million by 2018.
Thursday, Feb 13 2014 09:00 AM
Healthcare is popular as a career choice for another reason: Opportunities exist at all education levels.
Wednesday, Feb 12 2014 11:00 AM
Colleges and universities must respond to the unique needs of adult learners and capitalize on their strengths to better support these talented, hard-working and complex students who, upon graduation, will help the economy and society as educated, productive citizens of the world.
Monday, Feb 10 2014 02:00 PM
Back to School – Continuing Education Online & Adult Learning Articles, Guides
So you’ve decided to go back to school – congratulations! This section of the U.S. News University Directory resource center features articles about adult education and continuing education, as well as guides on how to go back to college after being away for years. They can help you figure out the best way to return to school and earn the credentials you need to advance your career!