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Alternative Credit Options for the Online Student

By Dr. Patricia Campbell and Kimberly Watson
Guest Contributors, Online Learning Tips

Universities have a long history of providing expedited ways for students to complete their degrees, prior learning is one of those options. The focus of prior learning is to acknowledge that not all learning takes place in a university setting. There are millions of Americans who have achieved their learning on the job, or through a hobby such as volunteer work. This learning could be transferred to college credit.

Remaining Eligible for Financial Aid

5 Time Management Tips for Back to School Season

By Ryan Laspina
Senior Specialist, Red Flags and External Reviews at APUS

With summer winding down to an end in the next couple weeks, many students are heading back to school. The back to school season is exciting, stressful, and requires excellent time management in order for it to be a rewarding experience. Here are some tips for managing your time as the new student online, as well as ways to balance time at home with the kids.

 

Should You Postpone Grad School? The Pros and Cons