Category: Online Learning

Top 5 Online Degrees for Busy, Working People

Many of us have multiple things and projects throughout the day to work on that sometimes we don’t get enough time to stop and think about our goals and what we want to accomplish in the future. We’re so caught up in our busy lifestyle that sometimes our job or experience becomes mundane. However, many… Read more »

9 Apps College Students Can’t Do Without

  With the advent of smartphones and tablet PCs, one of the most popular phrases flying around campuses, cafeterias and offices up and down the country is, “Is there an app for that?” While some would argue otherwise, there’s no denying the extent to which they’ve simplified ‘life’ as we know it. This infographic shows how modern… Read more »

5 Advantages of Enrolling in an Online College while Still Working

Before we get into it, let’s put some hard statistics out there: Online enrollments grew at a rate of 9.3% in 2012 according to an annual Sloan report An additional 570,000 students enrolled in at least one online course in 2012 That brought the total number of online students to 6.7 million or 32% of… Read more »

How Texan Are You?

The state of Texas has a long history and a culture all its own. From its years as an independent nation to its distinctive chili recipe, there’s a lot to know about the Lone Star State. So how does your Texas knowledge measure up? Take our “How Texan Are You?” quiz to find out! With… Read more »

Benefits of Learning at Concordia University Texas Online

Choosing what online degree program to begin is a difficult yet important choice. Although programs may seem the same, some online degrees offer crucial benefits to students that others don’t. Concordia University Texas online strives to create an online learning community that meets the unique needs of non-traditional students. Whether a student is looking to… Read more »

Simplifying the Admissions Process for our Online Degree Programs

Going back to school is an important decision, and an online program can be a smart way for you to balance your degree with your personal and work commitments. But if it has been awhile since you have taken classes, the process might seem unclear. That’s why we’ve put together this guide to the Concordia University Texas… Read more »

7 Advantages to Earning Your Online Degree in Business

In the 21st century, the traditional  on-campus experience is not the only option available to students seeking an online degree. You can now earn a fully online degree in business and a variety of other fields. But why is earning an online degree a good option for you? Here are seven distinct advantages to earning an online degree in business. 1: Flexibility Perhaps the… Read more »

All About Concordia University Texas’ Online Business Programs

A business degree is one of the most practical, relevant and valuable degrees you can have. A degree in business can give you diverse, specialized skills in real-world subjects such as finance, management, entrepreneurship and marketing. Employers are seeking graduates who have strong backgrounds in communication, critical thinking and leadership—all of which make up the… Read more »

How Concordia University Texas Online Instruction Mirrors On-Campus Instruction

A misconception about earning your degree online is a drop off in quality from a traditional on-campus program. Some students pause about beginning an online degree program because of worries that it won’t measure up to a traditional experience. Between the teaching nature of distance learning and using technology, some prospective online students have their reservations…. Read more »

Financial Aid and Scholarships for Online Students

Despite its affordable price compared to traditional education, online learning still has its fair share of costs. Luckily, you have plenty of options that can lessen the burden and help pay for your degree program. Here are a few options that can get you on the path to an online degree. Federal Aid Make sure… Read more »