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Back to School: Tips for Parent Students

As a parent, the idea of going back to school to earn a degree may feel daunting. Luckily, the continued growth of online education options has made it more manageable for adults with busy schedules to pursue their education and career goals. But, in order to manage work, family, and other responsibilities, it’s important to […]

Video: How to Save Money for College

Thinking about going back to school to start a new career or enhance your skills in your existing field? Before you enroll, it’s important to think about the costs associated with earning an online degree and to make a plan on how you will pay for your program. Here are a few tips on how […]

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Four Productivity Apps for Online Students

Earning your degree online gives you the flexibility to complete coursework anytime, anywhere and at your own pace. But this flexibility can also create a challenge: to stay on track and get things done, you need to stay motivated and hold yourself accountable. Luckily, there’s an app for that. In fact, there are thousands of […]

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What Kind of Education Do I Need?

If you’re looking to improve your skills for a current job, qualify for advancement, or prepare for a new career, going back to school may be necessary—approximately 33 percent of jobs require some level of post-secondary education, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). But beyond the decision to continue your education, there […]

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Video: 5 Career Certificates Programs that can Lead to a Career

Making the decision to pursue a new career can be exciting, but there are a lot of things to consider. Earning a two- or four-year degree might not be right for everyone. But did you know there are many careers that don’t require an associate or bachelor’s degree to get started? Here are five certificate […]

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Video: How to Achieve Work-School-Life Balance

Some say the secret to a happy life is finding balance. But, most of us know it’s not that simple. From work and school, to family and your personal life, balancing everything can sometimes feel impossible. But it can be done! Here are some tips for setting achievable goals to maintain work-school-life balance.  

How to Conquer Your Fear of Going Back to School

If you’ve been out of school for a while, you may feel some anxiety about returning. You’re not alone in feeling this way—and you should not let fear get in the way of achieving your academic and career goals. These four common questions may be the source of your anxiety. Here’s how you can address […]

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Five Pieces of Advice to Be Successful at Ashworth College Online

Ashworth College offers online programs that grant students the flexibility to complete coursework on their own schedule. This model makes earning a degree more accessible to a lot of people, including individuals who work full time, have a family, or are busy with other obligations that prevent them from attending a traditional college. But online […]

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Why College Accreditation Matters

Students enroll in college with the understanding that their institution is reputable and their degree will carry weight upon graduating. That’s why prospective students (and even current students, if unsure) should verify that their college of choice is accredited by a recognized agency. But it’s just as important to understand what it means to be […]

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Why It’s Never Too Late to Go (Back) to College

Nowadays, students have many options when considering which model of higher education works best for them, and their wallet. Whether you’re looking to fast-track your career advancement, keep up with changing industry trends or simply continue learning in an academic setting, it is never too late to go to college or return to higher education. […]

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Choosing Between On-campus and Online Learning

There are a variety of factors that go into planning for your college education. Today’s advancements in digital and mobile technology have created a choice between two typical routes for higher education: on-campus and online learning.  Determining which of these types of learning environment best fits your schedule, personality, and preferences is helpful in making […]

Infographic: Are You a ‘Non-Traditional’ Student? You’re Not Alone.

As a non-traditional student, you may feel like the minority. But this is not the case—students categorized as “non-traditional” now account for the majority of postsecondary students, making it the new normal. Contemporary students, a more apt description, are a driving force in changing education, from the rise of distance learning, to the increased demand […]

Five Ways Ashworth College Supports Students

Earning an education is often a very personal goal, but it’s not something you have to do alone. As a student, you deserve the attention and resources necessary to thrive in your college studies and beyond. Your success is our success at Ashworth College, and we are committed to supporting you along the way. Here […]

Business Management Graduate From Nigeria

We caught up with a Ashworth College Business Management graduate who comes to us from Nigeria. He’s looking to go further and expand his education for the best opportunities possible., the sky is the limit! Video Transcript: Speaker 1: Now we have one of our graduates, originally from Nigeria, but now he’s in New York. […]

Ashworth Global Graduates Open Up About Their Experience

Ashworth College alumni span across the globe, and they also live busy lives. With such a diverse student base like Ashworth’s it is no secret they all had a different experience studying online while all having the common goal of achieving their degrees for building a bright career and future. In the testimonial below Ashworth […]

Future Plans Of Ashworth Global Students

At Ashworth College we’re proud to say that our students come from different backgrounds and countries around the world. One thing our graduates have in common is that they all have goals for the future that Ashworth College is helping them achieve. Hear what our students have to say in the testimonial below: Video Transcript: […]

International Students Who Pursue Their Degree Online!

With active students pursuing their online education throughout the world; Ashworth College is proud to be seen as the online school of choice for international students looking to gain advanced career training, accredited high school diplomas, and college degrees online. The video below highlights some of our international graduates! Video Transcript:  Speaker 1: As you […]

Ashworth College Graduate Review – Teacher Assistant Training, Usha

Ashworth College graduate Usha Patel is not only a graduate from our Teaching Assistant degree program, but she is also a mother as well. Usha took advantage of being able to study online, be able to teach and raise her son. In her testimonial Usha discusses her plan to make the most of her teacher assisting […]

Glenn Darby, Ashworth College Private Investigator Training

Glenn Darby, an Ashworth College graduate was interested in online learning. Having a tough schedule Glenn took full advantage of the benefits of learning online. Already with a diploma in our Private investigator course, Glenn is already looking for his next course and to further his career even more. Watch Glenn’s testimonial below: Video Transcript:   “For me, […]

Lavinia Dunkley-Adjodha from Saint Lucia Ashworth College Review

Ashworth College graduate, Lavinia Dunkley-Adjodha from Saint Lucia, opted for our Associate’s in Construction Management degree in 2008. Lavina found studying online to be reasonably simple, especially since she could easily fit her education around her busy work schedule. Lavina graduated with her Associate’s in Construction Management and transferred credits over to begin a Bachelor’s […]