How to Find Your Major

How to Find Your Major

Before beginning online school this is the number one question to ask yourself: what’s my major going to be? What do I want a degree in? How do I want to live my life once I have my degree? Students straight out of high school are often overwhelmed by this; I know I was. How is it we decide what we want to do the rest of our lives when chances are, all we’ve seen is the routine of the…

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The Right Computer For Online Learning

The Right Computer For Online Learning

Obviously, the number one necessary online learning tool is a computer. If you are working for an online degree, you’re going to need a computer to connect to the internet. It’s going to need to be reliable and get done what you need to do. So how do you know if you have the right computer or not? If you’re reading this right now, chances are you’re already there– you need a machine that connects to the internet so that…

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Is Online Education Right for Me?

Is Online Education Right for Me?

Before and as you begin looking for a school to earn your online degree, there are several things you need to ask yourself and consider to determine if it’s the right educational program for you. What is your major going to be? Higher education is not something to take lightly and pick a major out of a hat for; know what it is you want to do and why. Focus on your plans for that degree after your schooling is…

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Schooling from Home to Working From Home

Schooling from Home to Working From Home

Online school can be dangerously addicting: once you realize all you can learn online, you begin to wonder what else you can get done online. Perhaps you could even… do work online? This is especially appealing to people who decided to school online because they are parents of small children; having a degree doesn’t make it any easier for you to drop the kids off at a daycare center, or you may find your new job options conflict with a…

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Successful Online Learning Tips

Successful Online Learning Tips

If you want to be a successful online learner, you’ll need to dedicate yourself to the idea as much as you would need to if you decided to be a successful student. The first step to anything is the decision that you will be good at it, and being confident enough to follow through. That said, there are specific successful online learning tips that it helps to keep in mind. Be someone who can set his or her own schedule….

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Setting Up an Online Learning Environment

Setting Up an Online Learning Environment

When you choose to go to school online, you may find that those living with you think this means you have more time for them now. That time is your time to spend as you choose, but that time also has to be spent, of course, handling your classes and assignments. The challenges are twofold: giving yourself the space and mentality you need to motivate yourself to work, and finding a way to tell everyone else that, yes, you are…

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