How to Earn a College Degree: When You Think You Are Too Old, Too Busy, Too Broke and Too Scared.

How to Earn a College Degree: When You Think You Are Too Old, Too Busy, Too Broke and Too Scared.

by E. Faith Ivery, Sharon Kirk
     
 

ISBN-10: 0963649612

ISBN-13: 9780963649614

Pub. Date: 06/28/2003

Publisher: Educational Advisory Services, Inc.

This book is a resource and process guide for adults who want to develop a college education plan that will save them time and money in completing their degrees. Each chapter has information and activities to help the reader creat a plan of "action" to complete their educational goals based on their individual needs, skills, values and budgets! Chapters include such…  See more details below

Overview

This book is a resource and process guide for adults who want to develop a college education plan that will save them time and money in completing their degrees. Each chapter has information and activities to help the reader creat a plan of "action" to complete their educational goals based on their individual needs, skills, values and budgets! Chapters include such topics as: goal setting, understanding learning styles, career choices, choosing a college, selecting a major, transfer credit and getting college credit for what you already know. Distance Learning opportunities are outlined, such as using the computer and internet to learn, telecourses, and "banking" college credit. Final direction is given how to put your college plan together. This book will show adults how to save thousands of dollars and years of time off completing their college degrees!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780963649614
Publisher:
Educational Advisory Services, Inc.
Publication date:
06/28/2003
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
124
Sales rank:
1,448,411
Product dimensions:
7.16(w) x 10.84(h) x 0.29(d)

Table of Contents


One - Learning About You
     Education goals, Learning styles, lifestyles, financing education
Two - Shopping for a College
     Choosing Your Major, Accreditation, Transfer Credit, Grades, Admissions
Three - Earn College Credit for What You Already Know
     ACE Credits, PONSI credits, Testing Programs, Portfolio Process
Four - Learn Without Sitting In a Classroom
     Telecourses, Correspondence, OnLine, "Banking" credit, External campuses
Five - Putting Your Plan Together
     General Education, Requirement Checklists
Six - Graduate School
     Admission, NonTraditional Degrees

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