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Earning My Degree

Earning My Degree

7 Skills Every College Student Had Better Learn Before Graduating

In order to really get the most out of those academic college skills, students also need to support them with certain other practical skills.

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Get the Most from Online Learning

Get the Most from Online Learning

Online Degree Programs vs. One-Off Courses: Getting the Most Out of Online Education

It's been close to two decades since colleges and universities began offering online education, in the form of online degrees, residential programs with online components and standalone online courses. How do these offerings measure up against each other and against traditional on-campus programs?

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How Online Classrooms Work

How Online Classrooms Work

Group Projects: Working With & Learning From Classmates

A growing body of research shows that learning in a small group environment can be beneficial to students. However, following certain best practices can ensure the best possible outcome for students and teachers.

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Plan Your Graduate Study

Plan Your Graduate Study

7 Lessons From Doctors That Med Students Should Learn

Earning the credentials to become a doctor and learning to think like a doctor are two entirely different things. Learn how medical students and doctors think differently, and what it takes for medical students to reach the highest levels of professional success.

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Find Career Happiness

Find Career Happiness

The 4 Vital Job Skills Today's Employers Want From New Hires

Workplace expectations have changed in recent years as social media and new technologies continue to define companies' brand strategies. While it's still important for job seekers to have a college degree, good grades and mastery of written communications, job seekers today needs a whole new list of job skills to stand out during the interview and hiring process. Read more about the skills various workplace and educational experts see as the most important tools for new graduates to develop to help them land a job.

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Money-Making Advice

Money-Making Advice

Six months to $60,000: Isn't it time you got that promotion?

What a difference a degree can make. Certification programs are designed to move mid-career professionals forward with targeted, relevant training. In a matter of months, you could get a degree online and boost your earning power.

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Student Life and Beyond

Student Life and Beyond

History of Distance Learning

Explore the history of distance education, from the first correspondence courses to the latest advancements in online learning.

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