Earning My Degree

Earning My Degree

15 Innovative Initiatives Bringing Women Into STEM

To try and address the lack of women in the STEM job force, a number of organizations have created initiatives designed to get young female students excited about math and science, improve the education opportunities associated with these subjects, and open up job options for women who want to pursue STEM-related careers.

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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

Breathing New Life Into the MBA

While commentators are quick to call the MBA obsolete, perceptive parties know it just needs a face-lift. Check out what some business schools are doing to keep their programs aligned with professional trends.

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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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