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National vs. Regional Accreditation: the Basics

Choosing an accredited distance learning program is the starting point for would-be students trying too choose the right online degree. All reputable institutions offering online degrees have accreditation (What is accreditation?)...Read More

Non-Credit vs. For-Credit Courses: What's the Difference?

At first glance, the courses Accounting Fundamentals and Accounting I seem similar. But look closer, and you’ll find that the first is geared toward a small business owner looking to learn how to balance the books, while the second is designed to be counted toward a business-related degree...Read More