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How to Get More Debt-Free Money for School in 2015

As hard as it is to get into the school you want, it can be even more difficult finding a way to pay for it. These tips will help you find methods of getting more money to defray student education costs.

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Best Online PhD Degrees in Nursing
Some of the Best Ph.D. Degrees in Nursing are Available Online

With changes in healthcare, nurses are now required to get a Doctor of Nursing Practice degree before getting the top jobs in the profession.

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Online PhD Degrees in Physical Therapy
Number of Online Ph.D. Degrees in Physical Therapy Continues to Grow

Physical therapy is a rapidly growing profession, and more universities are beginning to offer students a chance to earn a degree in physical therapy online.

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Number of Online Doctoral Programs Growing
Availability of Online Doctoral Programs Increasing for a Wide Range of Fields

Online education is now being used by an estimated 3 million students in 100% online degree programs, with millions more using online classes in non-degree programs. Demand for online doctoral programs has also grown, and universities are striving to meet that demand.

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Checklist for Evaluating and Choosing a Distance Learning Program

Following this checklist can help students better choose which college or university to attend to pursue an online degree.
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Friday, Nov 07 2014 09:00 AM

How Online Students Can Stay Involved

Student engagement is an important part of online learning, but it takes effort by both students and professors.
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Monday, Oct 06 2014 09:00 AM

A Parent's Guide to Khan Academy

Whether it’s students needing help on a particular topic, adults looking to expand their knowledge base, educators seeking ideas, homeschoolers seeking enrichment or simply anyone interested in learning, the Khan Academy is a go-to free resource with more than 100,000 automated practice exercises, as well as 6,000 micro lectures hosted on YouTube.
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Tuesday, Sep 23 2014 09:00 AM

Why Do MBAs earn more?

Is an MBA worth it? Studies shows that while the cost of obtaining an MBA is higher than ever, the benefits are still large.
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Friday, Sep 19 2014 11:00 AM

Direct Assessment Degree Programs Offer Students New Ways to Learn

Instead of measuring student learning by credit or clock hours, this model uses direct assessment. In other words, once the student demonstrates mastery of the material, he or she moves ahead.
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Tuesday, Sep 02 2014 09:00 AM

New IOS 8 Updates Teachers and Educators Should Know About

The iOS updates from Apple provide easier sharing of documents and also easier Airplay set up and sharing, among other features.
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Tuesday, Aug 26 2014 03:00 PM

Online Education & Distance Learning Articles, Tips, Guides for Online Students

Web-based classes are increasingly common, so online education articles and distance learning guides are now an important part of the U.S. News University Directory resource center. Advice on picking the right program, tips about how to succeed in an online classroom and announcements from leaders in the field – it’s all here. Take advantage of these valuable distance learning articles now!