Article Side

Online Article Directory!

Hello Guest! Login or Register to submit articles!

Distance Learning - a New Way to Earn College Degree

By Sumit Rao Subscribe to RSS | November 29th 2011 | Views:
loading
 
  



Many students or people, for many reasons, are unable to attend a professional degree in various Universities due to financial reasons, office working or other personal reasons. With the increasing competition in the job market, higher education has become a need of today`s industry. Nowadays, almost every Company is expecting their employees to continuously develop themselves professionally rather than get freeze to one position. The lack of up-skills can create hindrance in getting the job of your dreams, and losing out to a slightly more qualified candidate that result in long wait for a promotion. A higher distance learning course can be the best choice to fill this gap.

Distance learning is a way to do higher certification by getting study materials that fulfills the coursework from remote locations, allowing lecturers and students to interact without being in the same place. These days this way of learning is a rising and popular mode of education especially for those who lives in far flung areas and somehow not able to attend regular classes.

The improved internet technology like emailing, video conferencing and other modern systems has enhanced the popularity of distance learning. These advance techniques empowers colleges and universities to provide new and unique mode of online teaching resources to students located globally. Thus student does not have to do attend classrooms to obtain good academic qualifications up to master degree level.

The big advantage of such e-learning programs is that it causes less disruption to professional and personal life. It is a good option for job seekers who look to boost their careers without causing much disruption to their regular working life. The experienced professionals who cannot afford the time required by a full-time M.Tech, MBA or any Post Diploma programs can make distance education as a gateway to add-up their qualification level.

The second major benefit of such education is less time consuming as compare to regular learning, more geographic flexibility and exposure to wide range of learners located globally. Moreover, class work can easily be scheduled according to personal or professional commitments.

The beginning of distance MBA for executives has given later a golden chance to acquire a management degree through various correspondence MBA courses. This distance learning education is easy to achieve as it simultaneously allows the employees to continue with their respective job. The scholars no need to be present in the classrooms and they have flexibility to continue their classes from home.

But in spite of all such flexibilities there are limitations with such remote learning procedure. The first and most important is no personal contact with fellow teachers or students thus very little chance of interactive learning with others. The second one is the reliability issue i.e. whether the online courses offered by colleges are genuine or accredited to some reliable university. However, some students hesitate while going for distance learning since they feel little insecure without visiting the college. Some highly educated and experienced professionals even feel that it is a poor choice for career switchers.

All in all, everyone can find some pros and cons in online education and it is up to him/her what type of learning to choose. Although it does not suit everyone and thus is situational and depends upon the person's needs. Today, there are thousands of good institutes which offer distance learning PG cources, Phd programs and Executive MBA programs to graduates and working professionals round the globe.

Sumit Rao - About Author:
Sumit Rao has more than 3 years experience in Content Writing and working for Centre for Continuing Education (CCE). CCE offers distance learning phd programs and phd in management in India.

Share on Facebook Tweet It Stumbleupon this post This post is delicious !

Article Source:
http://www.articleside.com/college-articles/distance-learning-a-new-way-to-earn-college-degree.htm

Related College Articles Subscribe to RSS

Distance learning through online MBA UK
Published by Varina Johnson on January 19th 2012 | Education
Online MBA UK has its advantages as well as disadvantages. If you are clever enough you should alway...
 
Advantages of MBA courses via distance courses
Published by Roger Pointing on December 29th 2011 | Education
Distance courses have become a craze nowadays as innumerable people are going for them over regular ...
 
Teach in an engaging manner, use learning management system
Published by Briancarteruk on March 15th 2012 | Education
People who have ever studied in schools know how boring it can be to study in classrooms. The tradit...
 
How can you improve your career with the distance learning courses?
Published by Rogar Mur on December 29th 2011 | Education
The new way of teaching the world is through the distance learning courses. But is it true that the ...
 
Dependence on Distance learning University is a sign of booming Education System
Published by Rogar Mur on January 9th 2012 | Education
If you are interested to know about the booming importance of the distance learning university, you ...
 
A perfect way of learning French in French school in Nice
Published by Esl-schools on June 19th 2012 | Education
French is known as one of the most popular languages and is widely spoken by several people all acro...
 
Professional distance learning courses are high in demand
Published by Steve on December 14th 2011 | Education
Distance learning courses have taken the entire world by storm. These have become all the more popul...
 
A quick guide on online MBA via the distance learning courses
Published by Roger Pointing on December 15th 2011 | Education
The online MBA is a coveted degree and is admired by most students all over the world....
 
Consider the following tips before choosing the distance MBA
Published by Rogar Mur on January 17th 2012 | Education
The distance MBA is tailor made for the professionals. Know the nuances of the courses in distance l...
 
Importance of children learning to be confident
Published by Jasina on March 21st 2012 | Education
A self-sufficient child not only takes his own decision but also helps other peoples. Our life is fu...
 
What are the possibilities of distance learning via the open universities?
Published by John Scott on December 24th 2011 | College
The different universities offer a variety of options in terms of possibilities for the students. Th...
 
Pursuing distance education is terribly fruitful for your career
Published by Nikkita Singh on July 17th 2012 | Education
Distance learning course will assist you in evolving your learning though you're already having a fu...
 
Homework Help provides the way to success and it is a significant learning
Published by John Botha on December 12th 2011 | Education
We ensure that the students and learners are able to retain maximum information through significant ...
 
Information learning through the term papers
Published by David Simons on December 9th 2011 | College
The term papers are very necessary in building the information and knowledgeable mind in students....
 
Distance learning courses to help you in your studies
Published by Jems Morgan on March 29th 2012 | Education
It is very difficult to pursue different subjects of study simultaneously and hence to solve this pr...
 
Enjoy the experience of learning in German schools in Switzerland
Published by Esl-schools on June 19th 2012 | Education
German is now widely spoken by millions from different parts across the world. If you are also looki...
 
MBA Obtainable Through Distance learning
Published by Rogar Mur on November 28th 2011 | Education
MBA, these days, is the most sought after study programs in order to achieve a good position in the ...
 
Study in UK is possible through the various distance learning courses
Published by Rogar Mur on December 13th 2011 | Education
Distance learning courses have bridged the gap between countries that are geographically far from on...
 
Is the distance learning course more popular than the regular course?
Published by John Scott on December 24th 2011 | College
If you ever have the opportunity to visit any of the online university for enrolling yourself in the...
 
Psychology courses can also be pursued through distance learning
Published by Roger Pointing on January 19th 2012 | Education
New fields of studies will always allow the professionals to have an upper hand over the situations....