8 Tuition Reimbursement Questions to Ask Your Employer

Tuition reimbursement programs — plans in which employers repay their employees’ college expenses — aren’t new, but they are on the rise. Heavy hitters including AT&T, Chipotle and Starbucks offer these in their benefits packages. For workers, a degree can build professional skills and provide opportunities for career advancement. The tuition reimbursement perk has only recently started to make sense to employers as a tool to recruit and retain quality people. A 2016 article on Time.com explains how employers everywhere…Read +

Top 10 Reasons to Go Back to School This Fall

With fall around the corner, you may be daydreaming about cozy sweaters and football … but have you thought about your career? Many adults like you will go back to school this coming season to earn their undergraduate or graduate degree and seek career advancement. Maybe it’s time to join them! With 100% online programs at Grantham University, there’s never been a better time to consider your options, whether you’re a working professional, single parent or active duty military. Here…Read +

10 Life Hacks for Online Students to Make Learning Successful

Home is where the heart is and also where our favorite distractions live. (Netflix marathon, anyone?) These shiny things can easily take away our attention and motivation to be productive. As an online student, you may find studying at home is challenging. You may even feel disconnected from your instructors and peers. But there’s good news, which we’ve outlined below in the form of 10 simple student life hacks. These tips will help you stay engaged, on track and ready…Read +

Managing Summer Courses With Kids at Home

Every parent knows how hard it can be to finish even the simplest tasks with kids at home during summer break. At Grantham University, there are many stay-at-home moms and dads who juggle watching their children with their online courses in the summer. Those three months can be tough for student-parents. Kids get bored and want attention. Fortunately, experience has taught us some handy tips for keeping kids occupied while Mom or Dad get much-needed study time. If you’re considering…Read +