5 Reasons Pursuing a Business Management Degree Is a Great Idea

Editor’s Note: The Bureau of Labor Statistics information has been updated since the writing of this blog. It's not always easy to decide which major best fits your career aspirations. If you're still deciding, we wrote a blog that highlighted four college majors that were projected to flourish in 2013. No. 1 on that list? Business. There are two popular online degrees to consider in business: business management and business administration. The focus of today's blog will be business management.…Read +

Planning to Apply for Financial Aid? Have These 9 Items Ready

Now is the time to begin the financial aid application process for the 2013-2014 school year. To determine your eligibility for financial aid, the first step is filling out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The application, which does not cost anything to complete, is developed annually by the U.S. Department of Education. The Department of Education offers more than $150 billion each year to help millions of students pay for higher education. The updated 2013 version can be…Read +

6 Rewarding Careers with a Degree in Business Administration

Business degrees are among the most popular for students attending online universities, and for good reason. A thorough understanding of economics, finance and business theories can pave the way for a variety of professionally rewarding careers. Below is a list of six careers that are possible with an online business administration degree, along with the corresponding average median pay (the wage at which half of the workers in the occupation earned more than that amount, and half earned less), according to the Bureau of…Read +

The 10 Hottest Information Technology Skills for 2013

It's not difficult to see why Information Technology is one of the most popular online degrees: It's a secure field. With the growing popularity of the Internet for school, work and play, the demand for IT professionals isn't going anywhere but up. It pays well. The median annual salary for the eight computer and IT positions listed on the latest Occupational Outlook Handbook is $75,610. Many online students have an interest in technology that stems from their military background, where they became familiar with…Read +