Distance Learning Articles

7 Online Study Tips for Adult Students

online study tips for adult students

Taking courses online is a great way to stay flexible while you study, but you need to plan for success. Making these study tips part of your routine will help you get the most out of your online education!

Tips for Adult Students: 4 Ways to Save on College!

adult students save money on college

Adult students need financial aid as much as traditional college students do. Find opportunities to fund your college education with these 4 smart tips.

5 Essential Productivity Tips for Adult E-learners

productivity tips for e-learners

Staying focused and productive as an e-learner is important to your success as an online student. Learn the tips and strategies that others are using to get the most out of your time online.

‘Open College’ Offers Affordable Adult Degree

Open College at Kaplan University

If you are an adult learner with some college credit, but no degree, Kaplan University’s innovative new Open College will help you earn a Bachelor of Science in Professional Studies by combining prior credit with Kaplan courses and free open online resources!

Virtual College Makes It Easier for Mom to Stay on Top of Her Game

Virtual College Makes it Easier for Mom to Stay on Top of Her Game

Jennifer Quillen shares her story about being a mom and going back to college through the use of MOOCs and other online distance education classes.

Bringing Real Time Management Skills to Massive Open Online Courses

Bringing Real Time Management Skills to Massive Open Online Courses

Cristie Ritz-King shares her insights as a working mom and lover-of-learning in how to manage your time when fitting online learning into a busy schedule.

6 Ways to Organize Online Learning

6 Ways to Organize Online Learning

Lisa Frame finished her college degree with the help of online learning. Read her tips on organizing distance education courses for help on sticking with your plan.

10 Tips for Effectively Taking MOOCs

10 Tips for Effectively Taking MOOCs

After having taking MOOCs for professional development, teacher Marilaine deGuia shares her tips for success in these massive open online courses.

7 Strategies To Get the Most From Online Learning

7 Strategies To Get the Most From Online Learning

Mindi Stavish is a professional woman who has found that MOOCs help her keep educated in her field, and best of all, they are free! To the get the most out of MOOCs, read Mindi’s tips on how to stay focused and organized while engaged in online learning.

Ashford University Pres. Reflects on the Growth of Online Colleges

By Dr. Elizabeth Tice, Ph.D. For StudentAdvisor.com The continued growth of online and distance learning has been driven by student demand, technology, a troubled economy and demographic changes. Its rapid expansion is closely tied to the growth of technology, the Internet and other new ways of delivering knowledge to more students beyond the previous boundaries […]

Benefits of Distance Learning

Distance learning is available online for anyone that can access a computer: busy moms, adult learners looking to continue their education, or working professionals who want to advance their careers. [Find free online classes at LearningAdvisor.com] Distance Learning Has Something For Everyone Keep Your Job. If you are working but want to earn a degree […]