Online courses open up opportunities for working adults to return to college to complete a bachelor's degree or attend graduate school. However, it's best to know how the differ from traditional courses before making the leap into online learning.
Sunday, Apr 05 2015 09:00 AM
Deciding whether to get a doctorate is one issue, but you also must consider whether entering an online program is better for your personal situation.
Thursday, Apr 02 2015 11:00 AM
A master's degree is increasingly becoming necessary for many higher level jobs, and online education is a solid option for working professionals or those with family obligations.
Sunday, Mar 15 2015 09:00 AM
As colleges expand their online education offerings, it's important to find one that is properly accredited and that will meet your educational needs.
Wednesday, Mar 04 2015 09:00 AM
There are plenty of options for obtaining a master’s degree – including online programs. U.S. News and World report recently ranked the top online graduate computer IT programs based on five weighted categories: Student engagement (30% of the weight); faculty credentials and training (25%); student services and technology (20%); peer reputation (15%); and admissions selectivity (10%).
Monday, Mar 02 2015 11:00 AM
Recent surveys place the number of online college students between 5.5 million and 7.1 million. As the popularity of online classes grows, these are some questions students frequently ask.
Friday, Feb 27 2015 09:00 AM
Business certification programs generally are designed for those who already have a degree, but want to add specialized skills to their credentials. They provide an opportunity to gain expertise in a highly specialized area without requiring the time or the financial investment of a whole new degree. Some certification programs are highly sought out by employers and deliver earnings potential that makes their attainment very worthwhile.
Monday, Feb 16 2015 09:00 AM
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!