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Past Features Archive for September, 2009 - Page 3

Online Schools Buying Offshore Institutions

British online newspaper The Independent is reporting on the recent acquisition of the British educational institution BPP by the University of Phoenix. BBP has four campuses in the Greater London area as well as a functioning distance learning center and several campuses outside the country.
BPP describes itself as a "professional education" provider, noting that… | Read More

Louisiana University Opens an Extension at Barksdale AFB

Louisiana's Northwest State University (NSU) has reached an agreement with Barksdale Air Force Base to open an extension on the base grounds, located eighty miles from the campus. A memorandum of understanding has been signed by both parties that requires the base to provide classroom space and the school to begin its AFB program… | Read More

University of Dayton Graduate Donates $1 Million to Business School Alma Mater

Though he graduated college in 1969, Ron McDaniel isn't too different from a lot of students trying to earn a degree today. Married with a family, McDaniel started his college education by juggling courses at a two-year college with a full-time job at a railroad track supply company, before transferring to University of Dayton and… | Read More

Upstate South Carolina Sees Upswing in Trade School Enrollment

The recession is making a major dent on South Carolina -- as employment falters, enrollment at vocational schools continues to rise, and classes are filling up fast.
"Many general education classes such as basic English and math are full," Greenville Online reports, but more than just general education classes are affected. Veterinary technician schools and… | Read More

Eastern Kentucky University Offers Graduate Program in Loss Prevention

Eastern Kentucky University (EKU) has teamed up with The Loss Prevention Foundation before, to bring students an undergraduate loss prevention Certification program. Now, they are teaming up once more to introduce a new program in the world of criminal justice degrees.
Security Director News reports that, as of July 14, graduates of the previous certification… | Read More

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