New degree program designed for working women

New degree program designed for working women As job competition continues to rise, many colleges are encouraging adults to return to school for higher education. Online universities offer many opportunities to professionals looking to rejuvenate their career.For example, Mississippi University for Women recently launched a new independent online college, V3 College, Campus Technology reports. The college caters ...

Online college creates two programs for information systems professionals

Online college creates two programs for information systems professionals Many businesses are upgrading their technical systems in an effort to improve their practices. As a result, many campus-based and online schools are creating degree programs that can give students the skills they will need to manage new technologies. For instance, Grantham University recently announced the launch of ...

California InterContinental University recognized by Veterans’ Administration

The United States Veterans' Administration has recognized California InterContinental University as a provider of higher education for active military personnel and veterans.A provider of distance education through online degrees, CalUniversity was praised by Veterans' Administration officials for its overall scheduling flexibility as well as its a affordable tuition and payment plan. Students have several educational ...

Liberty University recognized as a top 10 online school

Liberty University recognized as a top 10 online school Authorities with Liberty University, an accredited provider of on-campus and online degree programs, have announced that the school has recently been recognized as a top distance learning institution by BestOnlineColleges.net. In the 2010 review, which was based on information collected by the Institute of Education Sciences, Liberty ...

Capella University to host 18th biannual commencement ceremony

Capella University to host 18th biannual commencement ceremony Capella University, an accredited online education provider, has announced that it will host its spring commencement ceremony on March 20 at the Phoenix Convention Center in Arizona. The keynote speaker of the university's 18th graduation ceremony will be Major Tammy Duckworth, the assistant secretary for public and intergovernmental affairs ...

Online school to host social entrepreneurship conference

Online school to host social entrepreneurship conference Walden University is set to hold its fifth annual Social Change Conference on September 30 which will focus on the successes of social innovators and discuss new types of partnerships that are being created to address pressing global needs. The term "social entrepreneurship" has become popularized in recent years ...

Online college launches masters degree in educational technology program

Online college launches masters degree in educational technology program Officials at the American College of Education have recently announced that the school has added an online masters degree in educational technology. The new program is designed for working educators who are looking to gain an understanding of innovative and current technologies in order to improve classroom learning. ...

California University of Pittsburg ranked number two online program in the country

California University of Pittsburg ranked number two online program in the country California University of Pittsburg (Cal U) has been named the second best online education institution in the country by the SR Education Group, an educational resource provider. The annual study factored in a school's accreditation, tuition cost, student-to-faculty ratio and graduation rate, all derived from ...

Online university adds new certificate program

Online university adds new certificate program Officials with Drexel University Online, an online education institution, have announced that the school has added a special education certificate program to its School of Education. The new certificate offering is designed to produce education professionals who are equipped with the knowledge and skills necessary to handle the needs of at-risk ...

Teacher’s college approves $2.5 million in student grants

Teacher's college approves $2.5 million in student grants American College of Education (ACE), an accredited provider of online teaching degrees, has recently announced that it has approved $2.5 million in student grants and tuition assistance for its masters degree in education program.The online college will be offering financial assistance to working educators across five states, including Georgia, ...