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Everything You Need to Know About Learning Styles
April 27, 2018
Are you a visual learner, an aural learner, a read/write learner, or a kinesthetic learner? Or are there no such things as “learning styles,” after all? While the proposition that we all learn differently has been around for a while, scientists are still trying to understand the degree to which learning styles matter -- or if they even exist at all. Here’s a closer look at what we known about learning styles, along with what all of it means for online learners.

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How An Online Master’s is An Investment in Your Future
March 19, 2018
Online learning is soaring among young professionals. How can an online master’s make a difference in your life? Students and alumni from the University of Liverpool answered that question with real-life examples of the benefits they gained from their online studies.

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Pros And Cons Of Online PhD Programs
March 18, 2018
Online degree programs are on the rise across a breadth and depth of areas of study. And while most people think of associate’s and bachelor’s degrees when they think of online studies, there are also a growing number of options for PhD-seeking online students. But do the same benefits of online...

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Why You Should Further Your Engineering Education Online
March 16, 2018
Engineers are ready to tackle any problem and make thoughtful, logical decisions based on scientific facts. What’s even better? You can study engineering online and enjoy the flexibility and creativity that a customized program offers. Let’s take a closer look at why you should further your engi...

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Should You Take Online Courses if You Study On Campus?
March 5, 2018
While bricks-and-mortar classes once reigned supreme in terms of higher education delivery methods, the advent of online classes forever changed the face of higher education. Today, many contemporary students choose online studies because of the unparalleled convenience and customizability of this m...

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Seven Fields Conducive to Online Studying
February 2, 2018
As the business world increasingly embraces online credentials, more options are emerging when it comes to non-traditional degrees and certificates. From the obvious to the unexpected, we’ve rounded up seven popular online studies degree options.

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Five Things You Need To Know About Competency-Based Education
January 19, 2018
Competency-based education is getting lots of buzz these days in higher education circles, both in the context of classroom and online learning. But do you really know what it’s all about? Read on for five things students should know about competency-based education.

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How To Avoid Online Degree Scams
January 5, 2018
The online education sector is booming—students have more flexibility and options than ever before when it comes to earning a degree. What does this mean? Good things, usually—but it’s also an opportunity for scammers to make money off you. Let’s take a closer look at how to avoid online deg...

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Six Christmas Stories to Read Online
December 18, 2017
The countdown to Christmas is on, and single digits are just a weekend away. Whether you’re already in the holiday spirit and aiming to keep the momentum going, or you’re trying to shake off a case of the bah-humbugs, cranking up the Yuletide tunes and cozying up with a good book can help you em...

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Six Myths About Online Studies
December 1, 2017
Considering an online course but have some misconceptions? Separate fact from fiction with us as we debunk six common myths about online learning. Let’s take a closer look.

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May 5, 2018

A new report from Florida's Board of Governors shows that more women than men take exclusively online courses. Let's take a closer look.


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April 20, 2018

A new survey reveals that when instructional designers are involved in the creation of online courses, student engagement increases. Let's take a clos...