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Is It Really More Affordable to Earn an Online Degree Compared to a Traditional College Degree?

Your State School May Be Cheaper   US News and World Report recently compared 300 ranked colleges. They found in-state tuition to earn a bachelor’s degree on-campus averaged $243 per credit.

Can MOOCs Last? The Problems with Free Online Education

What is a MOOC?   MOOCs, or Massive Open Online Courses , are free and open to anyone, worldwide. They are sponsored by major universities in conjunction with private companies. They combine university lectures with quizzes with formal testing, and students completing the courses are often given a grade and certification, but no college credit. …

Get a Master of Counseling Degree by Distance Education

Demand Growing for Counselors According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the job outlook for counselors is good, with 11% growth by 2016. These individuals work in a variety of settings including treating individuals with substance abuse issues, mental health disorders and other challenges. But before becoming a licensed counselor, most states require that you …

Overview of St. Petersburg College’s Online Vet Tech Programs

College Overview St. Petersburg College (SPC) was originally established in 1927 as a junior college and was part of St. Petersburg High School at one point. Since June 2001, when it became a four-year college, SPC has been ranked 3rd among the nation’s “Top 10 Tech-Savvy Community Colleges.” Today, this institution has a total enrollment …