Boise, ID (PRWEB) October 10, 2007
Almeda University proudly announced today that its enrollment is up by 15 percent this fall semester. This is an exceptionally encouraging announcement when one considers the current economy's decline. It indicates that Almeda University students maintain an awareness of their environment and its discriminating job market and an understanding of the value of education within that marketplace.
Though enrollment numbers do fluctuate throughout the first few weeks of any higher education institution's fall semester, everything has remained promising throughout September.
As the economy increases in its struggle both at home and internationally, the job market becomes tougher, and those with ambition know that education is the key to remaining competitive and desirable to more discerning and selective employers. Beyond opening the door to more job opportunities, Almeda University's degrees also create chances for higher income, build greater self potential, and ensure that graduates are skilled professionals. In a world where information and data are crucial to survival, knowledge and skills are equal to opportunities.
Many people hesitate from earning a college degree - especially at times of a declining economy - because it takes time away from work, can't be fit into busy schedules, and requires a great deal of money not only for tuition, but also for books, transportation, and other incidentals. However, those who choose to obtain their degree from Almeda University online have overcome this sense of doubt, and have made a strategic decision to use the full potential of what opportunities and resources are open to them.
These opportunities include the fact that Almeda University's online degree program has a much more flexible schedule, can be completed from the student's own home, and is not as costly as traditional "brick-and-mortar" colleges. Almeda's distance education format means that students can hold down a full-time job and obtain their online degree without conflicts in schedule. Learning happens when the student has the time, not when the class schedule booklet says so. As there are no additional fees such as transportation, cafeteria food, books, and residence to contend with, Almeda provides higher learning opportunities even to students on a tighter budget.
Almeda University has been a part of the online education community since 1997. A prestigious institution, recognized by many respected international accreditation and certification organizations , it has provided a decade of ideal opportunities for educational advancement. To learn more about Almeda University, visit the website at http://www.almedauniversity.org