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College Accreditation

Understanding College Accreditation

When employees are searching for a degree, or employers are considering assisting in paying for a degree, accreditation is a basic requirement. Accreditation…

Key to Success for Non-Traditional Students

The Key to Success for Non-Traditional Students

Congratulations, you’ve made the big decision to go back to school and get a degree. Now comes the hard part. Whether you’re finishing your undergrad or taki…

find degrees online

Why It’s So Hard to Find Degrees Online

Overheard in a house in Nashville, October 2018 Okay, I’m finally going to do it. I’m finally going get my bachelors degree. Lisa at work has been talking ab…

education assistance

Turning Tuition Assistance into Education Assistance

Your tuition assistance program may need more hoops… A recent survey by Robert Half Finance & Accounting reports that fully 63% of executives are willing t…

degree programs

With Degree Programs One Size Fits All – Until It Doesn’t

There’s been a lot of news lately about some of America’s largest employers getting more active with their tuition assistance programs. Walmart, Disney, Lyft…

tuition assistance programs

5 Tips for Turbocharging your Tuition Assistance Program

Tuition and education assistance programs are a hot benefit item. Companies are looking to enhance the education of their workforce, and employees are lookin…

The Biggest Mistake People Make When Choosing a Degree Program

Let’s say you’re a mom of three kids, each under 10 years old. You spend a lot of time with neighbors cooking out or on play dates, going to kid’s sports and…

ClearDegree – Addressing What Online Students Need

Learning House and Aslanian Research recently released their survey of online needs – Online College Students 2018: Comprehensive Data on Demands and Prefere…

value of a degree

When is a Degree worth $37,000 (or $20k, $15k, or $0)?

A client was recently sent to us looking for a Bachelor’s degree in a pretty specialized field. He had already spoken to a local school regarding their onlin…

residency program

Understanding Online Degrees – Residency

As discussed in prior posts, online degrees have many different formats, styles and requirements. In terms of degree level, graduate programs (Masters and Ph…