Monthly Archives: January 2011

Master’s Degrees – Traditional vs. Online

Their two main types of masters degrees that are available today. First there are traditional masters degrees that are held in brick-and-mortar institutions. Second there are online institutions that allow you to take your classes over the Internet. Each institution … Continue reading

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What is graduate school?

A graduate school as an academic institution that awards advanced degrees. It is called a graduate school because one of the admission requirements is to already possess a bachelors degree. Oftentimes a graduate school may not be a physically separate … Continue reading

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Why Get A Masters Degree?

It wasn’t that long ago that college degrees were rare. Having a college degree virtually guaranteed you a job because employers side as a mark of distinction. Current degree programs have been dumbed down to the point that nearly everyone … Continue reading

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Combined Degree Programs

Many schools are starting to offer compressed programs that achieve multiple degrees. For example the business school at Columbia University is now offering a three-year degree that will allow you to graduate with an MBA and a law degree. Many … Continue reading

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Is the University of Phoenix a good school?

Many people who are looking at getting some type of online masters degree will consider the University of Phoenix. One of the most common questions they have is “is the University of Phoenix a good school?” There are many different … Continue reading

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