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Thursday, March 31st, 2011

New York, NY (PRWEB) March 30, 2011

Aaron King, veteran education services industry professional has joined the growing Education Online Services Corporation team as Executive Vice-President of Recruitment and Admissions. Based at the company’s headquarters in Coral Springs, Fl, Mr. King will develop and implement recruitment and admissions strategies for the company’s services to its educational partner institutions which include Morris Brown College, Jackson State University, Tougaloo College, Langston University, Virginia University of Lynchburg, Ivy Bridge College, LA College, Barber Scotia College, Kentucky State University and Southern University.

Mr. King has over 10 years of hands on experience with: Education Instructional Technology and Design as well as proprietary education services at online institutions. His career experience includes working for Kaplan Higher Education Corporation, where he specialized in online student enrollment strategies. He is also a Sergeant, US Army Reserve, and a veteran of “Operation Iraqi Enduring Freedom”, and holds a Bachelors of Science degree in Information Systems Technology from Kaplan University, where he graduated “Magna Sum Laude”

“I am delighted to be a part of this great team and having the opportunity to grow and develop the recruitment and admissions platform,” said Mr. King. “Education Online Services is a unique and innovative company and I am fully committed to the success of its educational services mission,” added VP King.

“Appointing a seasoned industry professional to this crucial position is part of our growth strategies for the upcoming year,” said Ezell Brown, Chairman, Education Online Services Corporation. “With his extensive experience in recruitment and admissions strategies, we know that Mr. King will play a key role in the development and success of our company. We are pleased to have him on our team,” added Chairman Brown.

“Education Online Services continues to expand and build a world class team of experienced professionals in all aspects of online higher education. Recruitment and admissions are key components of our business model. Having Aaron King serve as our Vice President for Recruitment and Admissions will enhance our overall capacity to deliver the highest quality services to our educational partners,” stated Dr. Benjamin Chavis, President, Education Online Services Corporation.

About Education Online Services Corporation (EOServe Corp)
Education Online Services Corporation assists colleges and universities with the development and deployment of full service online degree programs. We implement recruitment and enrollment marketing plans, and support students with securing financial aid, as well as provide retention services. We work with each college or university individually, and customize our flexible solutions platform to meet the requirements and online education objectives of each educational partner.

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Thursday, March 31st, 2011

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Thursday, March 31st, 2011

Southern Illinois University Carbondale now offers a new program which allows students who have completed their general studies and lower-level business courses to complete a bachelor’s degree in business and administration online.

More and more students are willing to complete their college courses, but they are struggling with the fact that they have to manage their time in school and time with work or other matters. Now they can take this opportunity to complete their courses and have the flexibility that they need to manage their time.

The bachelor’s degree completion program includes 60 credit hours of coursework in finance, management and marketing. It has 10 content areas and each of these areas includes two, three-hour courses, completed in eight-week sessions.

This is a program that is beneficial for busy students. They have the ability to pursue a degree in a way that it can definitely fit into the most hectic of schedules.

Students must be enrolled at SIUC and should have already completed at least 60 credit hours, which includes pre-requisites. Tuition is the same for the online completion program as well as the ones who are enrolled in the program on campus. Students who have parents or legal guardians that are SIUC graduates can avail of a Legacy Tuition rate.

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Thursday, March 31st, 2011

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Thursday, March 31st, 2011

MINNEAPOLIS–( BUSINESS WIRE )–Ellen Moore, a graduate of Capella University ( ) , an accredited online university * that has built its reputation by providing high quality online degree programs for working adults, has been named CEO of Carton Donofrio Partners, an advertising agency in Baltimore. Moore has worked for the agency for 10 years, most recently as chief operating officer. She succeeds Chuck Donofrio, who will remain chairman of the company’s board of directors. Moore earned a master’s degree in Psychology with a specialization in Industrial / Organization Psychology from Capella University in 2004. As of Dec. 31, 2010, more than 39,000 students are pursuing an online degree at Capella , with 31 percent enrolled in Capella’s doctoral degree programs , and 47 percent enrolled in Capella’s master’s degree programs .

“Our onboarding process for clients is based on one of the papers I wrote for group development theory at Capella.”

“I absolutely use what I learned at Capella every day,” Moore said. “Our onboarding process for clients is based on one of the papers I wrote for group development theory at Capella.”

Moore adds that she was pregnant when finishing her degree at Capella, but her daughter came 15 weeks early, weighing just 1.9 pounds. She finished her final project while her daughter was in the intensive care unit of the hospital.

“Capella was really flexible with helping me finish my last class while on bed rest and dealing with a premature birth. I would get up at 5 a.m. and work on my degree until noon, and then stay the rest of the day at the hospital. But I finished on time and today, though my daughter has some disabilities, she is doing great!”

Based in Baltimore, Carton Donofrio Partners is a full-service integrated advertising agency that employees approximately 50 people. The agency focuses on the education, financial services, and building products industries, with some of their clients including EverBank, Guardian Industries, Playworld Systems, and Sprint.

Moore is also a founding member of Kinetic Connections, which provides a support network, information exchange, education programs and a forum to promote research concerning cerebral palsy.

About Capella University
Capella University ( www.capella.edu ) is an accredited online university* that has built its reputation by providing quality online degree programs for working adults. Nearly 80 percent of Capella students are currently enrolled in master’s, specialist, or doctoral degree programs in business, counseling, education, health administration, human resource management, human services, information technology, nonprofit management and leadership, nursing, psychology, public administration, public health, public safety, and social work. Capella also offers bachelor’s degree programs in business, information technology, nursing, psychology, public administration, and public safety. Within those areas, Capella currently offers 136 graduate and undergraduate specializations and 17 certificate programs. More than 39,000 learners were enrolled as of Dec. 31, 2010, from all 50 states and 59 other countries. Capella is committed to providing high-caliber academic excellence and pursuing balanced business growth. Founded in 1993, Capella University is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Capella Education Company, headquartered in Minneapolis. For more information, please visit or call 1.888.CAPELLA (227.3552).

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* Capella University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (NCA), www.ncahlc.org .
Capella University, Capella Tower, 225 South Sixth Street, Ninth Floor, Minneapolis, MN 55402, 1.888.CAPELLA (227.3552), www.capella.edu .

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Thursday, March 31st, 2011

MINNEAPOLIS–( BUSINESS WIRE )–Allison Flax-Archer, PhD, a graduate of Capella University ( ), an accredited online university * that has built its reputation by providing high quality online degree programs for working adults, has been appointed secretary general of the British Virgin Islands (BVI) National Commission for UNESCO. British Virgin Islands Governor Boyd McCleary, CMG, CVO, appointed Dr. Flax-Archer to the position, where she serves as the liaison between the BVI office and UNESCO’s world headquarters in Paris, France . Flax-Archer earned her PhD in Education with a Postsecondary and Adult Education specialization from Capella. As of Dec. 31, 2010, more than 39,000 students are pursuing an online degree at Capella , with 31 percent enrolled in Capella’s doctoral degree programs , and 47 percent enrolled in Capella’s master’s degree programs .

“Capella University has enabled me to achieve the degree of my choice while I continued to be a wife, mother and professional. In years to come distance learning will become the choice method of attaining a degree, and I am thrilled that my experience and success at Capella has inspired others,” Flax-Archer said.

UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization) is an agency of theUnited Nationsthat promotes internationalcollaborationthrougheducation,science, andculturein order to further universalrespectforjustice, therule of law, andhuman rightsalong with fundamentalfreedomsproclaimed in theUN Charter.

Flax-Archer’s responsibilities with UNESCO include managing the daily activities of the National Commission secretariat, serving as liaison between the Virgin Islands, UNESCO headquarters and field officers, coordinating UNESCO projects, administering financial contributions, evaluating financial reports, and disseminating information in an effort to create interest and promote understanding regarding the purpose of UNESCO.

About Capella University
Capella University ( www.capella.edu ) is an accredited online university* that has built its reputation by providing quality online degree programs for working adults. Nearly 80 percent of Capella students are currently enrolled in master’s, specialist, or doctoral degree programs in business, counseling, education, health administration, human resource management, human services, information technology, nonprofit management and leadership, nursing, psychology, public administration, public health, public safety, and social work. Capella also offers bachelor’s degree programs in business, information technology, nursing, psychology, public administration, and public safety. Within those areas, Capella currently offers 136 graduate and undergraduate specializations and 17 certificate programs. More than 39,000 learners were enrolled as of Dec. 31, 2010, from all 50 states and 59 other countries. Capella is committed to providing high-caliber academic excellence and pursuing balanced business growth. Founded in 1993, Capella University is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Capella Education Company, headquartered in Minneapolis. For more information, please visit or call 1.888.CAPELLA (227.3552).

Visit the Capella Facebook page at .
Follow Capella on Twitter at .

* Capella University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (NCA), www.ncahlc.org .
Capella University, Capella Tower, 225 South Sixth Street, Ninth Floor, Minneapolis, MN 55402, 1.888.CAPELLA (227.3552), www.capella.edu .

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Wednesday, March 30th, 2011

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Wednesday, March 30th, 2011

Job Training Place suggests gathering all the information about accelerated online degrees and related things before joining a course. The website is a storehouse of information about online bachelor degrees, accounting courses, engineering degrees, and doctoral degrees offered online. The portal offers useful information, tips, and suggestions on how to select the best online degree.

Some people are apprehensive about selecting an online degree because they feel that it does not offer satisfactory knowledge. Whereas, there are others who are swear by accelerated degree programs. Though some feel that it is easy to miss on important information on such fast courses, there are others who take up these courses just because they are fast, simple, and flexible. One thing is for sure, most people join an online course to upgrade their knowledge and get a better position in their jobs. Better position is often an indicator of an increment also. An online course is far better than going back to regular studies because it demands more time and money. The website is just the right place to gather all the knowledge one needs about an accelerated online course.

In fact, an online course has many advantages. The skeptics can choose to not pursue accelerated degrees and do a course at their own pace.

They can take one step at a time and finish the degree whenever they feel comfortable. But, those in search for faster learning and quick promotions love these courses. The courses are offered from accredited and renowned colleges and are reliable. People can usually transfer existing credits they have from attending other schools and colleges.

People who take an accelerated degree can usually finish a program within two years or less, thus ensuring better job prospects for themselves. These online degrees are great to improve employment prospects, earn more money, and get a promotion in less time.

An online degree course allows a student to pick the course of his choice and finish it in the time he feels comfortable with. It becomes easy to save time and money and continue with the same lifestyle as you are leading when you do an online course. But, accelerated online degrees have some drawbacks too. For instance, people who are working and doing these courses do not have any time left for socialization. Also, some syllabi can be condensed. People who take an online course also miss out on the personal touch and face-to-face interactions with students. Yet, there are some accelerated courses which offer this option for its students too. They usually have chat groups and video tutorials to connect the students better.

Accelerated online degree programs are usually cheap. But, there are some shams on the internet which promise fake degrees or guarantee to finish the program in a month and charge hefty sums for fake programs.

People deciding to pursue an accelerated course should do their homework on their internet before doing so. Job Training Place is the best website to get all the information on accelerated online degrees.

It can provide tips and tricks on how to gather all the course details, information on financial aid available, and the course that suits the student the best.

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Wednesday, March 30th, 2011

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Drexel University’s School of Education is ranked as “America’s Best Graduate Schools 2011″ by U.S News and World Report. Drexel’s online education degrees are regionally accredited by the Middle states Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools. They are committed to providing and giving students Quality Education online, with an easy way to earn a reputable, accredited degree. They have been in the online education program since 1996 and also a member of Sloan Consortium.

Drexel’s online education degrees, teacher certification programs and other courses integrates current research on teaching and expose teachers to the latest developments in pedagogy and instructional technology. The curriculum for each graduate certification programs are listed in their website, it is fully integrated with a Master’s degree curriculum. Each online certification program can be completed as a stand-alone program.

Online education degree courses are trained using the latest technology. Some of the degree programs offer a free apple video iPod to all new students. If you want to learn more about Drexel’s online degrees, such as online Master’s degree in Education, Teacher Certificates, you can visit their website and you can see many online programs. If you are interested in online degree completion or graduate education contact them at infor@drexel.com or 877-215-0009 or visit their prospective students section and apply to the program you want to pursue.

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