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The Education Battle: Online or Traditional University?
September 10, 2013
Today's learners who want to pursue higher education have options available in the form of both traditional and online universities. Some students prefer the experience of attending classes or living on campus and interacting with other students and instructors. For others, traditional schooling doe...

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Obama's New College Ranking System
September 6, 2013
For many would-be students, a college education no longer seems like the guarantee of stable employment it was a generation ago. With 44% of recent college graduates unemployed or working a job that does not require a college degree, according to the New York Times, Americans have begun to think ca...

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Why Bill Gates Was Wrong About the PC but Right About Online Education
August 28, 2013
One of the most infamous and debated quotes by Bill Gates in the early days of the personal computer industry is supposedly the one uttered about the IBM PC:“640K ought to be enough for anyone.”Whether this happened or not is still of debate. However, compared to his 1981 blunder at a c...

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7 Reasons to Study Abroad
August 26, 2013
Would you like to get your education while travelling the world? Currently, hundreds of academic programs exist to support students of all ages in earning study credits and life experiences abroad. Whether you travel across the world or just around the border, discover seven key reasons why y...

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New Cutting-Edge Online Programs from LSBF
August 21, 2013
London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) has today added a strategic Professional Financial Trading Programme to its portfolio of online courses. Delivered in partnership with the London Academy of Trading (LAT), the programme has been specifically designed for high-achieving students who are ...

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Educational tuition costs around the world
August 20, 2013
Throughout the world, international economic woes have driven the cost of a college education up significantly, and the few remaining types of scholarships and grants are far harder to get than ever before. That leaves most current or would-be college students in the position of having to take out...

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Let Future Trends Dictate your Education
August 15, 2013
Education is a major life investment. It takes time, money and a great deal of effort to achieve a degree. However, in this global society your education is not an investment that you can afford to skip. Across the world the rate of people graduating with college degrees has been continuously on t...

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Georgia Tech Will Offer Affordable Master in Computer Science
August 2, 2013
Imagine obtaining a Master's degree in computer science for $6,600. The Georgia Institute of Technology College of Computing has collaborated with AT&T and Udacity Inc. to offer the first professional online Master of Science degree in computer science (OMS CS). The same degree costs $45,000 fo...

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Distance Learning - Global Trends and Options
July 25, 2013
Distance education has been in existence for centuries, believe it or not, since the mid 1800s. Earlier distance learning programs were typically in the form of correspondence, requiring learners to read study materials, complete assignments and tests, submit assignments and tests via postal mail, a...

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October 18, 2018

A growing body of evidence indicates that using devices, including laptops, tablets, and phones, during class may lead to everything from bad note-tak...


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October 18, 2018

If you are interested in human resources, make sure you get some international experience. Why? It’s critical for your success in the business world...


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October 18, 2018

So you're thinking of studying abroad, but you want to venture off the beaten path? We’ve got one word for you: Finland. It may not be large in size...


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