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Online Degree and EdTech Blog

June 24 2017, 5:15PM PDT

Interview: Chris Wenger, Director of Online Education of Fisher College Online

Chris Wenger, Director of Online Education of Fisher College Online joins us to discuss their distance learning degree programs.
Tell us about the distance learning programs offered at Fisher College.

At Fisher College Online, you can earn an accredited certificate, Associate, or Bachelor degree in a variety of subjects, including Management, Early Childhood Education, Health Information Technology, Medical Coding, Business Administration, and Paralegal Studies.

What is the typical duration of each of your programs?

With six terms [Read More]

Interview: Carol G. Williams, PhD, Associate Provost, Abilene Christian University

Carol G. Williams, PhD, Dean of the Graduate School & Associate Provost for Distance Education and Service for Abilene Christian University joins us to discuss their distance education degree programs.

Tell us about the distance learning programs offered at Abilene Christian University.

Abilene Christian University currently offers two master's degree online, the Master of Education in Leadership of Learning (educational administration) and the Master of Arts in Conflict Resolution. We have several other master's degrees [Read More]

Online Students Have a New Option

Starting in the fall of 2007, the University of North Carolina will begin offering all of their online degree programs through one unified system. According to NBC17.com:

The website is a one-stop shop. It offers more than 130 online degrees, certificates, and licenses offered by the 16 UNC campuses.

It also offers special sections with information tailored for community college students and military personnel and their dependents based in North Carolina.

This collection of online degree programs is one of the largest in [Read More]

Interview: Helen Torres, Director Distance Education, San Antonio College Online

Helen Torres, Director of Distance Education at San Antonio College Online joins us today to discuss their distance education programs.

Tell us about the distance learning programs offered at San Antonio College Online.

San Antonio College Online offers over 177 different online courses and over 240+ sections per semester. We generate about 19,000+ annual enrollments from the local San Antonio area, as well as out of state [Read More]

Interview: Terry Curran, American Health Science University

Terry Curran, Director of Marketing of American Health Science University joins us to discuss their distance learning degree programs.

Tell us about the distance learning programs offered at American Health Science University.

We offer a Certified Nutritionist CN and Master's Degree in Nutrition Science. The CN program consists of six courses, a 150- internship and a comprehensive certification exam. The Master's program consists of twelve courses. Detailed descriptions of the programs along with course descriptions can [Read More]

Employer Thoughts on Online Degrees

Many students that are considering earning their degree through an online college wonder whether, upon graduation, their degree will hinder their chances of getting the job that they want. However, as the number of institutions that offer online degree options continues to rise, so does the way that employers view potential online-degree holding job candidates. Consider this information from CNN Money:

More often than not, employers are fine with online degrees from either for-profit or nonprofit schools, agrees Forrester Research analyst [Read More]

Interview: Avi Katz, President, National Paralegal College

Avi Katz, President of National Paralegal College joins us today to discuss their distance education paralegal training program.

Tell us about the distance learning programs offered at National Paralegal College.

National Paralegal College offers two programs. A 24-credit certificate in paralegal studies program and a 60-credit associate of paralegal studies degree program.

What is the typical duration of each of your programs?

Students typically complete our certificate program in 7 months and our degree program in 15 [Read More]

Interview: Dr. Tom Green, Provost and Interim Dean, National University

Dr. Tom Green, Provost and the Interim Dean of the School of Health and Human Services at National University, joins us today to discuss their distance education program.
Tell us about the distance learning programs offered at National University.

National University offers more than 26 degrees completely online with a total inventory of over 800 online classes. Most of the courses utilize the same four-week format as our onsite [Read More]


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