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March 1, 2013

March 01, 2013 By: Paul Category: Continuing Education, State Colleges and Universities Comments Off on March 1, 2013

March Madness lies just around the corner…

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New Online Degree and Certificate Programs

University of Florida:  Forensic Science for Lawyers Continuing Education Program.  Cost = $200.

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Have a wonderful weekend!

November 27, 2012

November 27, 2012 By: Paul Category: Continuing Education Comments Off on November 27, 2012

Continuing Education

University of Georgia Center for Continuing Education will teach an online, self-paced purchasing course for local governments.  The costs are quite reasonable at $179 for Georgia residents and $209 for non-residents.

November 20, 2012

November 20, 2012 By: Paul Category: Continuing Education, State Colleges and Universities Comments Off on November 20, 2012

New Online Degree and Certificate Programs

Purdue University Calumet: Master of Science in Technology with a concentration in Technology Leadership and Management.

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Continuing Education

Time: “MOOC Brigade: Can Online Courses Keep Students from Cheating“.   And check this out concerning continuing education credit:

. . .All of this matters because if Liu passes the graduate level Harvard course she is taking for free through edX—one of the leading providers of massive open online courses, or MOOCs—she will be granted 7.5 credit hours, which her school district has agreed to accept as a form of professional development that can help her earn a higher salary. Liu might be among the first students nationwide to turn free online coursework into tangible college credit, but that number may soon grow exponentially. . .

Stay tuned!

June 12, 2012

June 12, 2012 By: Paul Category: Continuing Education, State Colleges and Universities Comments Off on June 12, 2012

New Online Degree and Certificate Programs

Indiana University:  Master of Public Affairs, “. . . completely available in an online format”.

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Continuing Education

Aquatic farming, anyone?   The Aquaculture Training and Online Learning (ATOLL) program via University of Hawai’i may represent a low-cost, continuing ed opportunity within this realm.  More information.  Cost = $100.

Online Marketing Course coming to University of South Carolina

July 25, 2011 By: Paul Category: Continuing Education, State Colleges and Universities Comments Off on Online Marketing Course coming to University of South Carolina

The course is scheduled to run from 10/19/11 until 11/09/11.  At $395, the price is right.

Potential drawback for some readers: 9 am – 12 noon on Wednesday.

July 25, 2011

July 25, 2011 By: Paul Category: Continuing Education, Cool Online Learning, Free or low cost, State Colleges and Universities Comments Off on July 25, 2011

New Online Degree and Certificate Programs

Georgia Southern University: Graduate Certificate in Enterprise Resource Planning.  The program requires 10 days on campus.  More information.

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Cool Online Learning

University of Southern California introduces a mobile app for its online Master of Arts in Teaching.

“You can do everything on the iPad app that you could do on your laptop.”

Groovy.

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Free or low-cost

North Dakota State University started offering a free web course called “Home Energy 101”.  A certificate is included.

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Continuing Education

An online professional certification program will be offered by the American Marketing Association, according to this report.

October 12, 2010

October 12, 2010 By: Paul Category: Continuing Education, Online Education, Outside the USA, Private Colleges and Universities Comments Off on October 12, 2010

Online farming courses through Cornell University’s Small Farms Program and Cooperative Extension.  Due to a scheduled field day, this continuing ed program is probably better suited for those persons residing in the Northeast.

“I studied for my Masters while biking through Africa”.

July 1, 2010

July 01, 2010 By: Paul Category: Continuing Education, For-profit Watch, Online Education, State Colleges and Universities Comments Off on July 1, 2010

Free Microsoft vouchers are still available to Tennesseans.

Are free online textbooks for college students in the University of Illinois system on the way?  Long overdue.

Is this a record of some sort?

An arrest warrant says a Bristol woman accused of stealing more than $200,000 in college tuition reimbursements from a former employer was found out when she applied for a new job at a related company…

As well as additional negative press for AIU.

June 3, 2010

June 03, 2010 By: Paul Category: Continuing Education, Online Education, Outside the USA, State Colleges and Universities Comments Off on June 3, 2010

The Texas AgriLife Extension Service at Texas A&M University, College Station, has low-cost, online courses on “rainwater collection for livestock and wildlife”. 

Somebody out there may find this useful:  Griffith University in Australia offers free online franchising classes.  Certificates of completion are available.

Continuing Education via Cal State San Bernardino

March 15, 2010 By: Paul Category: Continuing Education, Online Education, State Colleges and Universities Comments Off on Continuing Education via Cal State San Bernardino

CSUSB offers a online couple programs which may be of interest to certain readers.

– According to this report in the Press-Enterprise, CSUSB is scheduled to teach an “online professional certificate program for downtown development and economic redevelopment professionals, city administrators and elected officials”.  Course costs are $495 for each of the four courses.

– In partnership with San Diego State University, CSUSB also offers this Online Professional Certificate in Sustainable Practices.  5 courses required.  Early indicators suggest each course costs $295, but check with the university for more info about fees.

A couple more Green Industry certificate programs are available over the web through CSUSB  as well.