Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) October 16, 2015
StraighterLine, the low-cost online college course provider, today released “The StraighterLine Guide to Working While Going to College" to help working adults successfully reach their degree goals while growing their career and income.
Getting started on, or completing, your college degree while working can be a challenge, but it is worth it.
The Guide to Working and College walks students through what they should know about working and going to college and provides important tips about time management and college affordability.
Key takeaways from the guide include:
-How to quickly get started on your degree while working
-The best strategies for paying for college, significantly reducing your costs, and finding scholarships
-How to reach your career goals, manage your time, and accelerate your degree
"College tuition has risen four times the rate of inflation while most families' resources have declined," says Burck Smith, StraighterLine's founder and CEO. "StraighterLine was built to fix that. Our college savings network lets students spend up to 60% less, get real academic credit, and receive the same degree they would have otherwise."
Read a guide preview here: http://www.straighterline.com/blog/straighterlines-guide-to-working-while-going-to-college/
Download the guide "Online Guide to Working While Going to College" here: http://www.straighterline.com/landing/working-and-college-guide/
StraighterLine solves the number one issue facing students today – the skyrocketing cost of college – with low-cost, high-quality online courses that prepare students for success. Serving over 15,000 students a year, StraighterLine combines a $99 a month college course subscription with guaranteed credit pathways to accredited degree programs to save up to 60 percent on the total cost of a degree.
StraighterLine takes the worry out of transfer with a College Savings Network of nearly 100 accredited colleges that guarantee credit acceptance of StraighterLine courses.
Having been evaluated and recommended by the American Council on Education’s College Credit Recommendation Service (ACE CREDIT), StraighterLine courses will also be considered by more than 2,000 other colleges and universities for transfer to their degree programs upon request. Visit http://www.straighterline.com for more information.