There are seven professions that require a master’s degree, pay strong wages and have an expected job growth rate of at least 30% between 2012 and 2022, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).
Monday, Aug 11 2014 11:00 AM
Having an MBA is beneficial for several reasons. Having an MBA degree can help professionals either advance in their current career path or start an entirely new business route.
Furthermore, professionals who have their MBA have the chance to earn higher wages. MBA programs also help individuals learn leadership skills, teamwork skills, strategic thinking and confidence.
Wednesday, Jul 23 2014 09:00 AM
Human resources departments are typically tasked with a number of important roles in regard to building and maintaining the workforce. While small companies may only have a single human resources generalist, large organizations tend to hire specialists.
Friday, Jul 18 2014 11:00 AM
Fortunately for these non-traditional students, a non-traditional learning format is easily accessible. Distance learning programs, which allow students to pursue studies outside the classroom, are readily available from many traditional universities as well as some schools dedicated solely to online coursework.
Wednesday, Jul 16 2014 11:00 AM
Whether they are pursuing a bachelor’s or a master’s degree, “typical” distance-learning students are similar to traditional students in their desire to improve themselves and their career opportunities – and online programs are making it possible.
Wednesday, Jul 09 2014 11:00 AM
The Plains Region boasts the highest percentage (23%) of total online students, followed by the Southwest (20%) and the Rocky Mountains (18.3%). At the other end of the scale are the Mid East (7.9%), New England (7.4%) and Far West (7%)
Wednesday, Jul 09 2014 09:00 AM
The accessibility of high-speed Internet and availability of online programs has given working adults greater opportunities to advance their educations in a wide variety of fields. And online instruction means you can still manage home, job and family responsibilities while pursuing your bachelor’s degree.
Tuesday, Jul 08 2014 11:00 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!