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Andrew Haffner in Degree   February 15, 2017

Making the rounds: UND's online nursing program helps students juggle work and studies

Making the rounds: UND's online nursing program helps students juggle work and studies. "I work 12-hour shifts, so 24 hours a week, and I work in the clinic three days a week for clinicals," said Anderson, who also earned her undergraduate degree in nursing from UND. The Grand Forks woman is one o

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Dian Schaffhauser in Degree   February 15, 2017

Penn State Opens First Online Bachelor's in Engineering

Penn State Opens First Online Bachelor's in Engineering. Pennsylvania State University has added a software engineering degree to World Campus offerings. The university already offers a master's degree in software engineering. Courses that make up the degree cover discrete mathematics, probability

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Robert E. Johnson in Education   February 15, 2017

The Agile Mindset: Learning for the Future

The Agile Mindset: Learning for the Future. This blog is the second of a five-part series looking at how the Agile Mindset at Becker College prepares students for jobs that do not yet exist. The learned usually find themselves equipped to live in a world that no longer exists.” Today, people fro

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Lee D. Lambert in Education   February 15, 2017

Grants: What they can, and cannot, do for higher education

Grants: What they can, and cannot, do for higher education. Currently, we have 45 active grants, totaling more than $50 million. They provide student support services, curriculum development, professional development for faculty, classroom redesign and other services. Our most recent grant award i

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Aron N. Weinberg in Education   February 15, 2017

What DeVos Means For Special Education

What DeVos Means For Special Education. Based on their track records or stated policy positions, several of President Trump’s confirmed and soon-to-be-confirmed cabinet heads will share a rather unique approach to their new positions: They may seek to undercut the mission statements of their own

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Emily Marks in Degree   February 15, 2017

The Difference Between Nonprofit And For-Profit Online Degree Programs

The Difference Between Nonprofit And For-Profit Online Degree Programs. With the rise in popularity of online education, students can find several programs to choose from. One of the choices that they will have to make is whether to go with a nonprofit or for-profit online degree program. While th

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Anusha Lalani in Education   February 15, 2017

Recently confirmed regent focuses on higher education

Recently confirmed regent focuses on higher education. UT System Regent Kevin Eltife, the youngest child of three, was raised by his mother on veteran administrative and social security benefits and has always been passionate about higher education. “I firmly believe that we’ve got to do every

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