Is online classes harder than campus classes?

Do online classes require students to have a very different set of skills than the campus classes? Which is harder and why? Is it hard to learn online since you don’t have the chance to ask questions face-to-face? Or does the fact that you get to skip the commute and parking make online classes a … Read more Is online classes harder than campus classes?

What does college look like for US students in 2020 and how can you make things better?

The current virus pandemic has changed every facet of life all over the world and college is no different. This has added additional stress to college students, high school graduates and their families. In this article, I will go over the key changes in US college education and what you can do to ensure you … Read more What does college look like for US students in 2020 and how can you make things better?

What is Saylor Academy and what are its benefits?

What is Saylor Academy? Does it provide free or low cost college courses? How does it work? How is the quality of the course content? What are its pros and cons? These are some questions we will be answering here. Overview of Saylor Academy Saylor Academy was started in Washington D.C by Michael Saylor in … Read more What is Saylor Academy and what are its benefits?

Review of Udemy Free Courses And Others That Are Nearly So!

Udemy is one course provider whom I’ve heard a lot about and purchased a few courses from. After having experienced Udemy courses in-depth I finally decided its time to write a review of Udemy for college students. I did find a number of Udemy free courses but instead signed up myself for a couple of … Read more Review of Udemy Free Courses And Others That Are Nearly So!

Review of www.futurelearn.com – Is It Worth It?

There are many MOOC (Massively Open Online Courses) out there. Some notable ones include Coursera, Edx, Udemy and Udacity. But there is another MOOC provider which features many courses and certifications from leading European universities, namely FutureLearn. FutureLearn began in the year 2012 and started their first courses in Sept 2013. This private company is … Read more Review of www.futurelearn.com – Is It Worth It?

Review of CLEP college board study guides – for Great CLEP scores!

There are a number of study resources for CLEP, some are free and others cost very little. But the main objective here is to ensure that you are prepared for your CLEP College Board exams in the shortest time and are able to score well in the exams. With this in mind, I will go … Read more Review of CLEP college board study guides – for Great CLEP scores!

Review of Free College Courses Online – And Others That Are Nearly Free!

Most college courses in the US are anything but free! But there are still a few accredited courses that are either tuition free or so inexpensive that they are almost free. Many of these can be directly transferred for college credits at many US colleges. For a few others, the process might be a little … Read more Review of Free College Courses Online – And Others That Are Nearly Free!