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WGU Resources

Resources for more info about WGU


2014 Annual Report Cover 2014 Annual Report
WGU's 15th Anniversary Video
WGU Fact Sheet
Student and Graduate Profiles
TIME Magazine article featuring WGU
NBC Nightly News Coverage on WGU
Photo of WGU Headquarters in Salt Lake City, Utah
President's Biography


If you are interested in writing about WGU or online education, speaking to a student or graduate of WGU or would like to interview a WGU representative, please contact:

Joan Mitchell
Vice President of Public Relations
801-428-5463
JMitchell@wgu.edu


Tip and Advice Center

Whether you are thinking about attending an online university or you are already enrolled, you may still have a lot of questions about what’s important in an online degree or what you can expect by earning your degree online. The articles in our Tip and Advice Center cover an array of topics from accreditation to finding an affordable yet valuable degree and may offer you many of the answers you have been looking for.

Visit our Tip and Advice Center


Articles about online education

Online education is proving to be a growing trend that many people are exploring to earn their degree for the flexibility that it offers. Below are a number of articles that discuss all aspects of online learning and what prospective students can expect from attending an online university.

Feel free to repurpose these articles and use them on your own sites. If you would like to use any of them, you MUST:

  • Not edit the article in any way. Titles and content must stay the same.
  • Keep all links in place and agree to make them active.
  • Cite Western Governors University as the source with an active hyperlink.
  • Not sell this article as your own.
  1. Why an Online University Degree Program Is Ideal for You
  2. Online University Learning Myths
  3. Benefits of an Online University Degree Program
  4. In This Economy, Earning a Degree Makes Sense
  5. Work to School Transition Tips
  6. Online Learning Could Make You Smarter
  7. Online Higher Education: How to make the right choice for you

Read more about innovation in higher education options:

Eight Important Questions for Eleven Community College Leaders: An Exploration of Community College Issues, Trends & Strategies

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