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FEATURED DISTANCE LEARNING BOOK:
Bears’ Guide to Earning Degrees by Distance Learning, by John Bear, Ph.D. and Mariah Bear (Ten Speed Press). This father-daughter team delivers all the information you need about distance education. After 25 years and more than 350,000 copies sold, this bestseller is still the resource for anyone looking to earn a degree in a nontraditional ways — whether by distance learning, evening courses, credit for life experience, or guided independent study.
TOP DISTANCE LEARNING BOOKS:
Bears’ Guide to College Degrees by Mail & Internet: 100 Accredited Schools That Offer Bachelor’s, Master’s, Doctorates, and Law Degrees by Distance Learning, by John Bear, Ph.D. and Mariah Bear (Ten Speed Press).
Get Your Degree Online, by Matthew Helm (McGraw-Hill).
OTHER DISTANCE LEARNING BOOKS:
Bears’ Guide to the Best Computer Degrees by Distance Learning, by John Bear, Ph.D. and Mariah Bear (Ten Speed Press).
Bears’ Guide to the Best MBAs by Distance Learning, by John Bear, Ph.D. and Mariah Bear (Ten Speed Press).
Get Your University Degree at Home: Accredited University Education at Home, by Kevin Paul (Self Counsel Press).
How to Be a Successful Online Student, by Sara Dulaney Gilbert (McGraw-Hill).
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