While most of us may have taken a break from college to get a job, have a child or get married, Anne Hathaway skipped class to make several movies and, presumably, several million dollars. She now plans to take a hiatus from her career as a freelance thespian and go to school and complete a bachelor’s degree in poetry and philosophy. Thank heavens she has a high-paying day job. Ms. Hathaway previously took English classes at New York University. No word on where she will be studying next. Get the story, such as it is, here.
Online Degree Schools
A very large and well-known school with over 40,000 students on 11 campuses and in a large online degree program, and quality accreditation. Offers a very wide range of bachelor’s, master’s and associates degrees in:
– Criminal Justice
– Health Care
– Computer Technology
– Information Systems
– Legal Studies
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Post is a school originally founded in 1860 in Waterbury, Connecticut. Today it is primarily an online school, with about 7,300 students taking a wide variety of bachelor’s and associate’s degrees in business, accounting, marketing, criminal justice, data science and other disciplines. A maximum of 75 credits can be transferred from a two-year college.
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National is a school of over 30,000 students that works hard to accommodate adult learners. There is a “one-course-per-month” format, scheduling that’s flexible and other features that allow students to make their learning schedules it in with work and life responsibilities. A variety of bachelor degrees are offered online.
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CTU is a large institution based on Colorado Springs with over 25,000 students. It has solid regional accreditation (the best kind) and has been ranked #1 Best for Vets in the category for online and non-traditional universities by Military Times Magazine.
Offers associate’s and bachelor’s degrees online in:
– Criminal Justice (multiple specialties)
– Project Management
– Information Systems (multiple specialties)
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