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online schools

Are online schools and courses legit? Do employer's take them seriously?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 9:46 AM on Apr. 9, 2009 in Money & Work

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  • It really depends on what you are looking for. I have my "career diploma" for wedding planning from the nation's top planning school... And I got it online, if I were to apply at the local planners I'm sure I would never have an issue. But I will be opening my own place... BUT, if you were looking for a nurses degree or teaching or something... Chances are you wouldn't have as much luck. Business degrees I think would be fine to do from home, but stay away from anything hands on...
    SabrinaMBowen

    Answer by SabrinaMBowen at 10:05 AM on Apr. 9, 2009

  • I took "distance-based" learning (online classes) thru the local community college
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:42 AM on Apr. 9, 2009

  • depends on which you choose. I've heard bad things about Kaplan , Penn Foster, Strayer and others.
    I am now going to University of Phoenix and L:OVE IT. Their is a campus here and they have helped me so much!
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 7:05 PM on Apr. 9, 2009

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