The Unofficial Guide to Distance Learning gives readers an inside guide to determining if distance learning fits their lifestyle and then finding and participating in distance learning programs that are right for them. From Ph.D. programs to internships, electronic classrooms to by-mail courses, this book lays out the information readers need to know about this growing educational option. Readers get the inside story on finding a distance learning program with accredited degrees in the field of their choice, transferring credits, and getting up-front hard facts on campus and residency requirements, accrediting bodies, program descriptions, credit hour costs, and more. Not just a directory of on-line courses or a general overview of the topic, The Unofficial Guide to Distance Learning is the most comprehensive, fact-filled, and up-to-date guide to distance learning on the market today
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Distance learning is on the rise. Over 1 million people and over 33% of all higher education institutions are involved in some form of distance learning program. The choices are unlimited -- but so is the hype and misinformation.About the Author:
Shannon Turlington is a writer, editor, and World Wide Web publisher. She is the author of The Unofficial Guide to Financing Your College Education.
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Book Description Arco, 2000. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0028637569