April 2015

  • Careers in Nursing are on the Rise

    Careers in Nursing are on the Rise
    Beth Dumbauld

    Considering a degree in nursing? Smart move. If you are looking for a career that offers job security, benefits, and a good income, a nursing degree can take you where you want to be. The healthcare sector is growing at a rapid rate, and you can use nursing credentials to advance with it. Plus, with affordable online education options, earning your nursing degree doesn’t mean you need to go deep into debt to pursue your dreams. Whether you’re currently working as a nurse, considering your BSN, an active nursing student, or just thinking about enrolling in nursing school, you’ll be happy to know that nursing is a career on the rise. You should feel confident in your decision to become a nurse and get your nursing degree. Need ...

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  • Financial Aid for Online Courses?

    Financial Aid for Online Courses?
    Beth Dumbauld

    The time in which a student can use financial aid, such as a Pell Grant, to help pay for StraighterLine courses may be on its way to becoming a real possibility. “Political support is building for a system to encourage and oversee higher education upstarts that don't look or act like colleges, such as online course providers and coding boot camps. And these emerging players soon may have a pathway to accreditation and even federal financial aid eligibility, albeit in limited or experimental form.” That’s the insight from Paul Fain in his recent article for Inside Higher Ed, which highlights StraighterLine's innovative education model of offering affordable general education courses to students in a low risk environment. “There ar ...

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  • Save Big on Your Degree from 3 Great New Partner Schools: StraighterLine Monthly Partner Highlights

    Save Big on Your Degree from 3 Great New Partner Schools: StraighterLine Monthly Partner Highlights
    Beth Dumbauld

    We’re excited to introduce New York Chiropractic College (NYCC), Indiana Tech, and Tiffin University as our newest StraighterLine partner colleges. Indiana Tech and Tiffin are both participating in StraighterLine’s Partner Scholarship Program, too. We are also pleased to announce Charter Oak State College (COSC), already a StraighterLine partner, has joined our StraighterLine Partner Scholarship Program! When students enroll at any one of the 100+ accredited schools in our college savings network, they are guaranteed to receive full course credit for approved college courses taken at StraighterLine. Ready to get started? Sign up for a free trial today! Tiffin University – StraighterLine Partner College Scholarship* Leadership ...

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  • 6 Ways To Make the Most of Your Post-9/11 GI Bill Before Starting College

    6 Ways To Make the Most of Your Post-9/11 GI Bill Before Starting College
    Beth Dumbauld

    Looking to maximize your education benefits? As a military veteran who served on active duty after 9/11, you’ve earned military veterans education benefits that are intended to take you where you want to be in the next chapter of your career. The best time to make the most of your Post-9/11 GI Bill benefits is prior to starting the clock on benefit use. You have many educational options. It pays to take the time to find an educational path which will best match your post-military aspirations. We have close to 100 partnership schools, see if your school is listed! Here are 6 ways to maximize your benefits before you enroll in college: 1 - Have a clear vision. Success in the military required you to know your job, your mission, to ...

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