SHSU Online - Online Learning and Its Benefits

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  • SHSU Online - Online Learning and Its Benefits

Online Learning and Its Benefits: Freedom to Choose

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      Choose When and Where

      You don't have to sacrifice full-time wages or time spent with your family to get a bachelor's or graduate degree. An online education lets you choose the time and speed of learning to fit your schedule and responsibility. And because the course is online, you get to create the study environment that’s best for you.

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      Save Time and Money

      How long it takes to get online undergraduate degree is up to you. Typically it can take 3-5 years to complete or as a little as two in an accelerated program. In addition, educators at SHSU specialize in creating online course content that makes the most of your time. In the meantime, using a home computer to take classes saves you money on gas, vehicle maintenance, and time spent commuting.

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      Choose Your own Adventure

      SHSU offers a variety of programs for the online student. In addition to three online undergraduate degree programs, SHSU offers more than 24 graduate degree programs, including one doctoral program and one special program for members of the U.S. military, as well as 22 online certificate programs.

      SHSU also offers Continuing Education courses for personal and professional development.

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      Top Ranked Education

      SHSU Online has again achieved high ranks in US News & World Report’s annual rankings of online education programs. Our programs ranked among the best in four categories in the 2013 rankings, including Best Online Graduate Computer Information Technology Programs, Best Online Graduate Education Programs, Best Online Bachelor’s Programs, and Best Online Graduate Business Programs.

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      Resources at Your Fingertips

      Online students can still access important campus resources just like a traditional student without having to come to campus. Students can access the library, computer services, the writing center, and the career center, just to name a few.

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      Expand Your Horizons

      Think you're in class by yourself? Think again. In this day and age, you don't have to meet in person to make a productive and exciting connection with a variety of students, educators, and experts from across the nation and around the world. When you take advantage of course discussion boards, you never know who you'll meet.

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