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Top-Notch Tick Tock Tips

One of the most important pillars of success in online education is the value of time management. The convenience and flexibility of distance learning, while undeniably advantageous, also demand thoughtful planning and adherence to budgeted time. Here are a few tips on how to stay on course, on track and on time while learning online:

Laura Baker: Never Stop Learning

Laura Baker 

Northcentral University Alumni Supports Learning Initiatives Through Innovation

Northcentral University’s online interface is notable, and its exceptionally qualified crew of 100% doctoral faculty gives sufficient cause to gloat. But it is the students and graduates who make this online institution gleam and glow with pride.

The Price is Right--Program Cost

If online education were an item on the Price is Right, alongside blenders and mahogany china cabinets, what would you guess its price tag to be? When playing Plinko, would you disappoint Bob or win big with your knowledge of tuition and textbook totals? Like the game’s flashy merchandise, the cost of online education can often be different than a price seeker imagines. After investigating the costs of Northcentral University and two other online based options, the results discovered are below.

Fanning the flame—the story behind the Northcentral University Logo

When students enroll in a university, they receive more than coursework and grades.  Students become part of their school’s culture, donning its colors for game day, arguing with rivals on the superiority of one’s own alma mater and taking part in time honored practices and rituals. This culture is embodied through colors and images, mantras and traditions. Harvard has its crest and credo, the University of Texas has its signature burnt orange longhorn, and no team wants to be at the other end of the Florida Gator Chomp.

Gadget Guide: Gearing Up for Online Learning

As September seeps in around us, back-to-school routines seem to be sinking in as well.

Moving Up — The Transfer Process at Northcentral University

An education doesn’t fit easily into the back of a U-Haul, and career aspirations cannot be contained in a cardboard moving box.

Tweet, Post, Follow, Learn

While in the past, students may have been asked to stow electronic devices at the door to avoid learning distractions, they are now being encouraged to use resources like smartphone applications and social media platfo