George Fox University recently announced that it will offer an online degree completion program beginning in the fall 2011 term at its Portland and Salem campuses. Officials said that the adult degree completion program will be delivered in a cohort format. Students may pursue the traditional classroom setting, which meets one night per week, or… Read More


University of Saint Francis, which is located in Joliet, Illinois, recently announced new degree program opportunities aimed toward adult learners, the Chicago Tribune reports. Nursing, Healthcare, Management and Organizational Leadership Officials told the news source that the school is offering bachelors degree completion programs for in-demand fields such as nursing, healthcare leadership as well as… Read More


Many universities are beginning to collaborate with community colleges in an effort to give working professionals a way to upgrade their degree while they hold a full-time job. Meanwhile, others are using these smaller schools as satellite sites for their hybrid courses, which allows them access to classroom and equipment while they retain their faculty… Read More


Online colleges have become a go-to option for not only working professionals, but stay-at-home moms and military officials who are looking to earn a degree. Traditional colleges lack many of the options that internet-based schools have to offer. Flexible class schedules enable individuals to study from the comfort of their own homes or wherever they… Read More


It can be difficult for individuals who have enlisted in the military to obtain an education while stationed abroad. Online degree programs are growing in popularity as they can help people achieve their goal of earning a degree while serving their country. Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst The Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst (JB MDL) Institutions of Higher Learning… Read More


With millions of jobs lost this year alone, unemployment rates are at their highest in decades. The manufacturing and construction industries have been especially hard hit. Rather than stay in shrinking industries, however, many unemployed workers are turning to higher education to transition to industries with more plentiful career opportunities.… Read More