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Distance Learning and Online Degrees

The sheer number of distance learning and online degrees available is enormous and is growing daily. Similarly the number of schools and institutions that offer learning online is also expanding rapidly. It's important to be able to pursue your academic aims with a school whose quality you can be assured of and whose academic credentials are impeccable. This is the place to find universities you have always aspired to!

Distance learning is a new stage in the learning process, because you can focus on learning as much as possible, without spending extra time and money. If you feel the need for a custom book report you can always turn to special services. Because it is much easier to ask for additional materials face to face than to explain your wishes in the messenger.


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 What is Distance Learning?
The term 'Distance Learning' describes the process of undertaking educational classes or programs remotely from the schools, campuses or physical institutions that provide them.

 Understanding Distance Learning
Distance learning has a terminology all of its own. Terms such as 'twinning' and 'mechatronic' will be found throughout this site to help describe the online programs available. To gain a full understanding of such terms, we have created a glossary. Go to our Glossary section.

 Glossary
Mechatronic: The use of computer hardware and software to control mechanical systems.
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 Why Study
Thinking of changing careers? Want to know if you can study history and still land a job at an investment bank? Not sure what kind of engineer you want to be? Check out the Spotlight sections to see what kind of careers are available to graduates with certain majors.

 Scholarships, Grants, Loans
Financial Aid is not just for teenagers going off to college for the first time! Financial aid is always available from the government and many private sources to the student who is wiling to do their research. Click here to learn more about financial aid resources.

 Accreditation
Accreditation is an important consideration for distance learners. There are a lot of businesses out there who will offer degrees that have no academic weight behind them. For more information read this article on identifying accredited schools


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Distance Learning and Online Degree Courses

USDLA defines distance learning as the acquisition of knowledge and skills through mediated information and instruction. Distance learning encompasses all technologies and supports the pursuit of life long learning for all. Distance learning...........
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American Public University
American Public University 111 West Congress Street
Charles Town, WV 25414
Tel: 877.777.9081
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California State University Northridge
California State University Northridge 18111 Nordhoff Street
Northridge, CA 91330
Phone: 818-677-1200
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American Military University - 100 percent online degree programs for civilian and military students
American Military University - 100 percent online degree programs for civilian and military students 111 West Congress Street
Charles Town, WV 25414
Toll Free: 1-877-468-6268 (Press 2)
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University at Buffalo
University at Buffalo
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University of North Texas
University of North Texas University of North Texas
801 North Texas Blvd
Denton, Texas 76201
T: 940 565 2000
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Henley Management College
Henley Management College
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European-American University
European-American University 8, Copthall,
Roseau Valley,
Commonwealth of Dominica 00152
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Indiana Wesleyan University
Indiana Wesleyan University
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Florida International University Online
Florida International University Online Florida International University Online
11200 SW 8th Street
Miami, FL 33199
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Bryant University
Bryant University Bryant University
The Executive Development Center
1150 Douglas Pike
Smithfield, RI 02917
Tel: 401.232.6200
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Institute of Logistical Management
Institute of Logistical Management 315 W. Broad Street
PO Box 427
Burlington, NJ 08016
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Northeastern University
Northeastern University
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Upper Iowa University Online Program
Upper Iowa University Online Program 1101 5th Street
West Des Moines,
IA 50265
Tel: 800 603 3756
www.uiuonline.info
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University of Wisconsin
University of Wisconsin 1 University Plaza
Platteville
Wisconsin 53818-3099
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University of Memphis
University of Memphis Extended Programs
201 Brister Hall
Memphis, TN 38152
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Colorado State University Distance MBA Programs
Colorado State University Distance MBA Programs
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Grantham University
Grantham University
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Academy of Art University
Academy of Art University 79 New Montgomery Street
San Francisco, CA 94105
www.academyart.edu
[email protected]
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Swiss Management Center
Swiss Management Center
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University of Illinois Global Campus
University of Illinois Global Campus 205 Roosevelt Road Building, MC-015
728 West Roosevelt Road
Chicago, Illinois 60607
Tel: 866-923-4601
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University of Massachusetts - UMassOnline
University of Massachusetts - UMassOnline 100 Morrissey Blvd.
Boston
MA 02125-3393
Tel: 617 287 7925
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UT TeleCampus
UT TeleCampus 702 Colorado Street
Suite 4.100
Austin, Texas 78701
Tel: 888.TEXAS.16 (888.839.2716)
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