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11/22/2010 11:00 am

One of the most common reasons people decide not to pursue a degree is time management. Many people look at their full-time jobs and family life and think "I don't have a minute to spare!" While you may be busy, Western Governor's online university is designed to allow students to manage their lives and studies effectively. Below are some tips to help you on your way to earning an online degree. You may have more time than you think!

Online Student Tips
11/3/2010 11:24 am

Earning an online degree takes self-discipline and determination. For those balancing work, family and school, making the most of your study time makes all the difference. Study smart, not hard. Use the time you have to effectively and efficiently work toward your online degree

Online Student Tips
10/26/2010 11:08 am

As an online university student, ensuring your understanding of information outside a classroom environment is critical to your success. Just as there are no two people alike, the same is true for students and their methods of learning. While a concept may come easily to one, it may prove difficult for another. Luckily, studies have shown that there are generally three types of learners: manual, audial and visual.

Online Student Tips
10/22/2010 12:32 pm

Full-time jobs can be unpredictable. For some, there is a standard clock-in, clock-out schedule that allows the freedom to balance work and home lives. For others, unexpected overtime can take over evenings and weekends, often limiting personal schedules outside work. If you are part of the latter group, you may be wondering how you can attend an online university while maintaining your demanding work schedule. A few changes can point your time management skills in the right direction. Read on for some tips.

Online Student Tips