Is an Online Degree a Good Idea?

Thank you to My College Advice for publishing another of my articles.

So, let’s talk about online degrees.

Back in 2010, the U.S. Accountability Office investigated a number of online degree programs and declared them to be rife with fraud and deceptive marketing. I’m not going to name them (no free advertising from me for those creeps!), but several big-name for-profit organizations were declared to be nothing less than scams. Fifteen different organizations wound up being named during Senate testimony when the report was released.

Read the rest of the article here.

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