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Barron's Guide to Distance Learning: Degrees, Certificates, Courses
     

Barron's Guide to Distance Learning: Degrees, Certificates, Courses

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by Pat Criscito
 
Distance learning is an increasingly popular and practical alternative to standard classroom training for students seeking to launch careers or make career changes. This book will get them started. Updated with the latest information on educational facilities and the distance learning programs they offer, the Guide to Distance Learning lists hundreds of

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Distance learning is an increasingly popular and practical alternative to standard classroom training for students seeking to launch careers or make career changes. This book will get them started. Updated with the latest information on educational facilities and the distance learning programs they offer, the Guide to Distance Learning lists hundreds of prominent colleges and universities, as well as accredited correspondence training centers in the United States and Canada. Schools offer degrees and certificates in a wide range of courses, including art and design, computer science, health services, journalism, philosophy, psychology, management, human resources, public affairs and administration, social work, teacher education, and many, many more. Descriptions of facilities include facts and figures on admission requirements, courses offered, tuition and fees, credits and degrees granted, mailing addresses, e-mail addresses, and fax and phone numbers. Two indexes at the back of the book provide quick reference to descriptions of distance learning centers. One index is arranged regionally by state or province—the other, according to field of study.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780764107252
Publisher:
Barron's Educational Series, Incorporated
Publication date:
02/02/1999
Series:
Barron's Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
537
Product dimensions:
8.53(w) x 10.94(h) x 1.22(d)

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Barron's Guide to Distance Learning : Degrees, Certificates, Courses 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
This book has so much information it is almost overwhelming. If you don't know where to get started this is an excellent resource with complete contact information (full organization names, street addresses, phone numbers, email addresses and websites) for many agencies and educational information sites. If you've already done your homework and are looking for something very specific, it is a lot to wade through, but you'll probably find it in this book. As always, any book related to internet content is out of date by the time it comes to print; therefore newer schools are not listed. This book contained a lot of listings for schools offering individual courses.