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Why Entrepreneurs Should Get Their College Degree Online
December 26, 2018
We often hold up examples of entrepreneurs who have succeeded without college degrees. However, the reality is that they are the exception not the rule. The truth is that many successful entrepreneurs credit their successes to their college degrees. Here’s a closer look at how college degrees support entrepreneurship, along with why online programs are a smart solution for many.

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Why You Should Learn Sign Language Online
December 21, 2018
Earlier this fall, Starbucks opened its first 'signing store'. Located in Washington, DC, near the world’s only liberal arts university for the deaf and hard of hearing, the cafe is staffed entirely by employees who are partially or fully deaf and fluent in American Sign Language (ASL). Thinking o...

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How To Reduce the Cost Of An Online Degree
December 6, 2018
There are many good reasons to pursue an online degree. However, many people also have a big reason not to: its cost. The good news? Not only are online degrees often cheaper than their classroom counterparts, but there are also ways to keep costs low. Read on for a roundup of five ways to reduce th...

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Five Skills You'll Learn When Studying Online
December 3, 2018
While the desire to learn more about a certain field or subject may drive you to study online, there are many other things you will learn along the way. Read on for a roundup of five skills you’ll develop as an online student -- and why they matter so much. Are you an online student with excitin...

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Six Ways to Stay Healthy When Studying Online
November 23, 2018
Studying online has its fair share of perks, like flexibility, cost, and scheduling. But what about health? Can it be a healthy choice, too? Absolutely. You just have to know how. Let's take a closer look at six tips to stay healthy while studying online.

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Why You Should Learn About Blockchain Online
October 26, 2018
The Guardian recently proclaimed blockchain to be “this year’s buzzword.” While you have undoubtedly heard of it, you may not know what it is and what it means for you as a student. Here’s a closer look at all things blockchain -- along with why online studies offer an ideal opportunity to l...

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Six Reasons To Study Online
October 5, 2018
Why should you study online? So many reasons. Here are six.

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How To Pick The Online Program That Suits You Best
September 21, 2018
Good for you! You have decided to study online. Now for the tricky part -- how do you find a place that's going to meet your needs? Not all online programs are the same. They differ in structure, delivery, expectations, and cost.

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What You Need To Know About The Digital Skills Gap
September 7, 2018
The technological revolution is not working in the UK and some say that not enough children are getting the digital education they need to make it in college or a career. Girls, especially, are less likely to go into computer science and other STEM-related fields. Let's take a closer look at the di...

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Everything You Need to Know About Virtual Advisers
August 24, 2018
By now, there's a good chance you know that having an adviser to help guide you through your program, degree, or certificate is a big step on the road to success. Let's take a closer look at everything you need to know about virtual advisers.

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January 15, 2019

No university can offer every class at every time, but smaller colleges and universities face even more challenges when it comes to maximizing their c...


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January 3, 2019

Some prisoners in Kenya and Uganda are studying their way out of prison and helping others in the process. Let's take a closer look.


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December 14, 2018

This past August, over 80 girls from 34 African countries attended the first Coding Camp in Addis-Ababa, Ethiopia, for 10 days. The camp launched the ...