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Are there any online colleges worth going to?

I'm not sure what I want to go for, but going to school online would be great since I am a mom. I have been told that online colleges like Kaplan University and University of Phoenix are a waste of time and employers won't consider you for a job if you have attended these schools.

Asked By: - 8/4/2011
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The schools you've mentioned are for-profit schools, which means that they're generally run by private companies or organizations. In other words, they are money hungry and will drain you extensively... More
Answered By: Lady Dedlock - 8/4/2011
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Real colleges like community colleges and state universities are offering more and more online classes and programs all the time. While I don't recommend online classes at all, if that's what you absolutely have to do, taking those classes through a legitimate college is the way to go.
Answered By: cclepew - 8/4/2011
 
There are tons of traditional schools, colleges, and universities offering full programs online. Check out your state colleges to see what they have. This site has a listing of schools offering online degrees by state. http://www.distancelearningalliance.com
Answered By: Dr. ReneC - 8/5/2011
 
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