Enlightening today’s higher education leaders on new technology, GoingOn Network vice president of client strategy Melissa Loble spoke at the EduComm 2011 conference at Walt Disney World Resort Hilton this week. The university business leadership institute conference, taking place June 13-15, featured various leaders in thought, innovation and expertise to offer their input and collaborate… Read More

Battle Hall on the University of Texas at Austin campus by Larry D. Moore

Over the past few years, the paralegal profession has experienced significant growth and continues to expand. It is currently one of the few employment growth fields in the United States. The U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, forecasts a faster-than-average growth rate of 28 percent through 2018 in the paralegal profession. Paralegals are… Read More

Students earning their degree through online education need not miss out on the traditional college experience of finding inspiration through mentors and accomplished professors. Thanks to schools like Kaplan University, a lead innovator in higher education, opportunities for enriching the college experience are plentiful. Today, Kaplan University announced a new series called “Visionary Voices,” which… Read More

Though educators and administrators have debates on the topic, an increasing amount of research shows that online education is beneficial to student learning. And now the U.S. Department of Education is seems to be taking sides in favor of online education as well: a study conducted by the department revealed that online learning has advantages… Read More

Columbia College, the private, non-profit liberal arts and sciences college set along the Mississippi river in Columbia, Missouri, has witnessed booming growth in the past few years — so much that the online campus headquarters will be relocating to accommodate growth. With 76,500 course enrollments this year and just 2,800 enrollments with the online college… Read More


Online education has been steadily growing among colleges and universities over the past few years, and Touro University Worldwide is another school that has gotten on board by expanding its online programs. The university has recently launched an online Master of Business Administration program with a focus on media in the workplace. “Today the so-called… Read More

Monika Vo (Saint Leo University) Presents WAC - Writing Across the Curriculum in Mathematics

Saint Leo University recently named Donald R. Tapia chair of the Board of Trustees. Tapia is one of Saint Leo’s most esteemed alumni. He is a highly successful entrepreneur and philanthropist and received all of his education at the university online. Tapia earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration through Saint Leo University’s Center for… Read More

Picture of the "Belhaven College Stone Sign" on the campus of Belhaven University

As the demand continues to grow for more online courses at universities and colleges across the U.S., more and more institutions of higher learning are taking action by starting online degree programs or expanding the ones that are already in place.  And one of those institutions taking action is Belhaven University. In an effort to reach more students, Belhaven has… Read More