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Maximize GI Bill Education Benefits

Five Ways to Maximize GI Bill Education Benefits

Those who have dedicated themselves to defending our country and freedoms have earned, and deserve, every dollar of their hard-won GI Bill benefits. But with the continually rising cost of education, will the benefits be enough to cover a degree, certification, or training program? And will the education provided by those benefits result in a …

A New Playbook for Higher Education

An interview with Becky Takeda-Tinker, Ph.D. author of Impacting the Future of Higher Education: Insight Into a New Model That Works for Students, Academic Institutions, and America Dr. Becky Takeda-Tinker, President and CEO of CSU-Global, the first and only 100 percent online, nonprofit, independently accredited state university, has shared her roadmap for negotiating the changing …

surviving college courses online

Online College Course Survival Guide: What to Expect in an Online Classroom

Enrolling in an online course can be intimidating and the fear of going back to school can be overwhelming. After spending years in a traditional classroom, I didn’t know what to expect. Would there still be class lessons? Would participation count toward my grade? The simple answer to these questions is YES and CSU-Global provides …

Building the Perfect Home Study Space

You may have a home office, or work on a flex schedule at home, but consider establishing a dedicated study space separate from your professional work space.  If you have the option to create a study space, you may find it easier to focus and concentrate on your classes and school work. Completing class assignments …