Which Online Universities Have Degrees That Are Actually
Respected By Employers?
by: Mansi Gupta
In this era when education is more than mere literacy every individual wants
to acquire it from the best place possible. A surge in the number of people
aspiring for education and internet as an abounding source of knowledge in all
areas have given birth to online education. Today there are countless online
universities that offer numerous degree and diploma courses through internet and
so bring education at your doorstep. So a person might be situated in any corner
of the world he/she can acquire best information on a subject by mere sitting at
home. The online universities serve you with proficient teachers who conduct
online classes and exams. By sending an email or via conference with the teacher
a student can get all his queries clarified. Though online education is quite
expensive and does not fall within every aspirant’s budget but at the same time
it is also money saving in quite a few ways. For instance online education saves
you from the commutation expenditure, money you spend on stationary, outfits
But today there are a horde of online universities that offer various courses
and several other lures to woo students. However there are certain parameters
that enable an individual to decide which online university he should go for.
• The foremost issue of consideration is the ‘course’. Try not to compromise
on the choice of your course for any other pull that the university is offering.
Search for the best online university for your desired course.
• Then take a look at the expenditure. If the course is far beyond your
budget, no point probing into further details. In such a case take a look at the
other universities that offer that course. The best thing about online
universities is the myriad options available. So you will definitely find a
university that meets your budget.
• After course and its fees comes the issue of classes, duration of the
course etc. It is always prudent to opt for a university that provides lot many
classes. For taking classes is an excellent way to comprehend the subject,
clarify your doubts and difficulties and also to keep in touch with your
studies. Also see the timings of the classes and tenure of the course. For the
online education is just not quite beneficial if you are not able to take
classes due to job or any other work and fail to do well in exams. Moreover the
span of the course should be suitable to you.
• Then what matters is the faculty of the university. Take a look at the
faculty directory and see the qualification of the concerned teachers.
• It is always better to go for a university that caters to job facility. If
the online university itself does not recommend any placements then its degree
should be one that fetches you a good job. This is basically concerned with the
university’s reputation. The university’s remarkable reputation is a significant
factor in fetching a respectable job. There are some sites that rank various
online universities on the basis of their academic status. Some recommended
universities are University of Phoenix Online, Capella University and DeVry