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Pros and Cons of Distance Learning for Adult Students

Here's a look at the pros and cons of online learning, which continues to grow in popularity as more schools take classes either partly or completely online.

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High-Ranking Online Value Colleges
High-Ranking, Low-Cost Online Colleges for Out-of-State Students

These schools, as ranked by U.S. News & World Report, offer quality online degree programs at a lower cost than most schools.

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MBA iAccounting Vs CPA
Explore MBA in Accounting Vs. CPA Career Paths and Education Requirements

Here we take a look at the differences between a MBA in accounting and becoming a certified public accountant, and the jobs they can train you to get.

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Online Master’s Program
How to Choose an Online Master’s Program You Can Feel Good About

As online programs grow in popularity, schools across the country are offering more master's degrees online. Choosing the right one takes effort on your part.

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9 LinkedIn Tips for College Students and Recent Graduates

LinkedIn is an easy way to meet new people, network with others in your field and promote yourself as a polished professional.
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Friday, Feb 05 2016 04:00 PM

Stress-Free Ways to Make an Online College Degree Program Fit Your Busy Schedule

Even though online programs make it easier to return to school, they don’t necessarily make it easy. These are some tips to make the experience fit smoothly into your life.
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Wednesday, Dec 23 2015 09:00 AM

Higher Education Then and Now: Back to the Future Edition

A look at how things have changed in higher education since 1985, when Back to the Future was released.
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Wednesday, Nov 04 2015 09:00 AM

Twelve Common Misconceptions About Online Schools

Some of these myths and misconceptions about online education keep people from seriously looking into distance learning. Here are the facts.
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Monday, Oct 12 2015 01:00 PM

Top 5 Online Associate Degrees that Lead to Good Paying Jobs

These five careers are worthy of your consideration if you are planning to use distance learning to move into another job.
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Wednesday, Aug 19 2015 09:00 AM

Online Graduate Degrees with the Best Job Prospects

For those wanting to earn a master's degree in an online program, these careers are among the best you can enter. All are growing and also provide a solid financial return on your educational investment.
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Friday, Aug 07 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!