There is no doubt that since Steve Jobs made the proclamation in the late 1970s that every home would have a personal computer, our lives all changed. Along with the computer came the internet and the World Wide Web and our universe was turned upside down, but in a good way. At one time it was thought of as a little taboo if you met and dated someone online, and now it is not only normal and acceptable, it is extremely common.
The same has been the case for getting online degrees. Initially they werenâ€™t thought of too highly, but now an MSN Careerbuilder article reveals that â€œ83 percent of executives . . . say thatÂ an online degreeÂ is as credible as one earned through a traditional campus-based program.” (more…)