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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.

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 …

Civil Engineering Technology Distance Learning

Those working in civil engineering technology assist civil engineers in building and designing large projects, such as bridges and dams. They may also help in building and designing sewage systems, roads, tunnels, harbors, airfields, and water systems. Civil engineering distance learning can help to provide aspiring civil engineering technicians with the education they need to …

A List of Schools Offering a Certificate in Online Teaching

Increasing Your Options Teaching online is different from teaching in a traditional classroom. Without face-to-face interactions, the demands to teach well are higher. If you are interested in joining the ranks of online teachers, but want to be better qualified before you apply, then earning a graduate certificate will help you to get started in …

Comparing Dropout Rates: Online For-Profit Schools vs. Traditional Non-Profit Colleges

  The explosive growth of for-profit colleges has opened doors for students, but it has also set traps. In 2009, 9% of all US undergraduate students were enrolled at a for-profit institution.

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 …

Which Ivy League Schools Offer Online Learning Options?

A New Way to Breach the Ivy League   Students are turning to online schools in droves due to the ease of use, and lower cost to achieving a degree. Although a good many institutions of higher learning have begun offering distance education to prospective students, Ivy League colleges are still suspiciously absent for the …