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5/25/2013 10:49 am

While there are many exciting careers in information technology, one that has been consistently popular over the years is computer programming. Computer programmers make up approximately 8 percent of the computer systems design industry, which, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, is growing rapidly - there's a projected 72 percent employment growth between 2010 and 2020.

10/18/2012 12:02 pm

For busy, working adults, a flexible, competency-based online university like WGU is often the best bet for earning a degree—even, sometimes, for people who work at a traditional university. Chris Dann of Port Orange, Florida, was in just that boat.

11/17/2011 4:56 pm

Once upon a time, Rachel Dawn Pozworski thought a bachelor’s degree was out of the question. Today, she’s got her sights set on a master’s degree.

9/16/2011 9:24 am

WGU may be the perfect fit for adult learners, but even our students can be kids at heart. Take Brian Butt, a student from Riverton, Utah, earning his IT degree online at WGU. He lives playing video games and making things explode.