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Posted May 13, 2015 by

The reality behind recruiting employees with online degrees

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Mark Turpin, CEO of The HT Group

How do you compare online degrees with traditional diplomas? Find out why companies’ acceptance of online degrees held by job candidates is growing.

From Penn State to the University of Miami, online degrees have never before been available from such a large and diverse group of institutions. Whether these schools are public or private and have physical college campuses or not, the questions that arise when you’re looking at job candidates remain the same. How do you tell the difference between online and traditional degrees, and at the end of the day, does it really matter? (more…)

Posted December 05, 2014 by

5 Tips for Finishing a Degree While You Work or Travel

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College student reading outdoors lying in the grass. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

Not every high school student or young adult is set on acquiring a college diploma through the traditional four-year college experience, or right away. And with so many options to obtain and finish degrees at your disposal, you simply don’t have to. Whether it’s because you’re already working hard at your own start-up or you’ve just secured the internship of your dreams, you may find that an undergraduate or graduate degree is something you are only interested in pursuing on the side.

If you know a college degree is important, but you don’t want to take a break from the life you’re living to get it, here are five tips to finishing your college degree while you travel the world, intern for public radio, or slave away at your very own tech start-up. (more…)

Posted May 12, 2014 by

What You Should Know About Finding the Best Online Accredited Colleges

Are you considering getting a college education online?  If the answer is yes, then it may be important to you to find one that has earned national recognition.  In the following infographic, learn what you should know when it comes to finding the best online accredited colleges. (more…)

Posted January 10, 2014 by

3 Things to Look For in an Online MBA Program

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Ashley Dunlap

Online college has grown increasingly popular with professional adults, and online MBA programs are the most popular of all. If you’re thinking of earning your master’s degree in business online, you will be faced with a crowded marketplace and a plethora of options, as more and more universities launch programs to compete in this trend. There are several things to look for in an online MBA program which can help you narrow down your choices and decide on the right school for you. When you’re making your checklist, these are the most crucial factors to consider. (more…)

Posted December 06, 2013 by

Importance of Accredited Associate’s Business Degrees

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Business school with building, and sky in the background. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

Summary: It is extremely important that the institute you are enrolled in is accredited. Find out the importance of accredited associate business degree reading this blog.

If you are looking for an associate’s degree in business, make sure that you choose institutes that are as good as they claim to be. An important indicator of quality for business schools is the accreditation of its programs from a recognized body. (more…)

Posted October 03, 2013 by

Best Jobs with Technology Degree

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Network administrator working, on the phone and computer. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

For grownups balancing careers and family obligations, getting a qualification can seem to be a Massive task. However it doesn’t need to be. By enrolling in the countless Americans subsequent online education and learning, you can plan for your next terrific job opportunity from the actual comfort and ease of your couch. The next 5 careers were taken from U.S. Media & Globe Report’s 100 Greatest Careers of the year 2013 rankings. (more…)

Posted July 09, 2013 by

Making Sure Your Degree Is Accredited

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A bachelor’s degree in education with a grad hat. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

As prospective students search college databases and educational websites, they will notice a term that gets used quite a lot: accreditation. Accreditation agencies (or simply, accreditors) work to evaluate a college degree program and make sure it meets certain standards. These organizations help students identify legitimate, well-respected schools and avoid scams. (more…)