Will a place of employment consider me any different if I have an online college degree?
Like less of a chance of getting the job and do people consider it "real" schooling if its online?
Asked By: tinkerbell0588 - 2/9/2008
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
There is a lot of debate about this. It also depends on the school. A school that is known to be online, like University of Pheonix, will probably not get you very far. My credits from Excelsior college do not transfer everywhere... More
Answered By: cng - 2/9/2008
Additional Answers (4)
Yes and no... More
Answered By: . - 2/9/2008
Absolutely NOT!!!!!!!!! In fact, you get more attention 1 on 1 online than you do if you were in the actual classroom itself and some online classes let you actually be in a virtual classroom!
Answered By: thesweeteststar - 2/9/2008
That should not be a problem. In fact some schools are starting to require that students must take at least one class online before they graduate. This goes to show that that change will soon occur in the workplace.
Answered By: blrejz - 2/11/2008
As long as you recieve your degree from an accredited school, it would not be looked down upon. What the other person said about competeing with someone from harvard, you have no chance.... be realistic, 80+% of anyone in the world would have no realistic chance of competeing there, so what would online courses have... More
Answered By: PAUL - 2/12/2008
Over 482 Local Jobs Now Hiring In Your Area. $19-$87/Hr - Apply Today!
Earn $95/hr Bookkeeping Right From Home. Free Video Explains All!
Click. Search. Apply. Free!
Jobs hiring now near your local area. Find a job and apply now.
Other Career Questions
What is your current job? Why did you choose this job? What do you enjoy about your job? What do you dislike about your job? What would be your perfect job? Would you rather have this j...
Where are the jobs? Is productivity and globalization creating a permanent “recession” of jobs? My main issue is I am doing a paper for school and have no idea where to begin. I was hoping suggestions...
Hi ok im 19 and about to start college to do an acess course into a university. Ive been browsing through all the courses and im tottaly stuck! I thought politics but im scared ill end up with some r...
Content is not owned or controlled by Monster. Any content concerns should be addressed with Yahoo!
Yahoo! Does not evaluate or guarantee the accuracy of any Yahoo! Answers content. Yahoo! Disclaimer.
Best-Paying Work-from-Home Jobs
It’s easier than ever to work from home. Of course, not every job is a mobile job, and some companies aren’t interested in having their employees work from home.
2013 Marketing Jobs Outlook
The US may be facing another year of anemic hiring overall, but that won't be the case in the high-orbit world of multichannel, digital media marketing.
2013 Engineering Jobs Outlook
Engineers will find job opportunities in select disciplines in 2013, with candidates who are all-around, client-oriented businesspeople in demand.
Best-Paying Jobs by Major
What could you earn with a particular four-year degree? Find out by checking out this list of the top-paying jobs for 20 of the most common majors.
Eight High-Paying, Secure Jobs
Want to earn a good salary and enjoy a measure of job security as well? Check out these well-paying jobs on tap for fast growth in the coming years.