Final Exams, Final Projects & Final Grades: Tips to keep you on track through December 9

It's the season for exams, research projects and comps! This can be stressful for all students–I know, for me, I can always think of one more thing (at least) that I could've/should've done to better prepare. Having a plan, familiarizing yourself with available resources, understanding your final schedule and being able to use the tools … Continue reading Final Exams, Final Projects & Final Grades: Tips to keep you on track through December 9

Student Success Coaching Program

WKU Online launched a student success coaching program for undergraduate students studying at a distance. The goal of the program is to help distance learners succeed by staying connected to WKU and the resources needed to be successful. The program provides students with a single-point of contact, an academic success coach, dedicated to understanding the … Continue reading Student Success Coaching Program

ICYMI: Orientation for Distance Learners

WKU launched its first Distance Learning Topper Orientation Program (DL TOP) this fall, after completing a pilot program over the summer. WKU Online, in collaboration with the Admissions Office, Topper Orientation Program, Academic Technology and advisors from across campus, developed DL TOP, which can be completed 100% online, for undergraduate students with campus location “web.” … Continue reading ICYMI: Orientation for Distance Learners

MAKING THE DECISION TO RETURN TO SCHOOL

Education has become much more customizable over the past few years. The diversity of course delivery methods, including face-to-face, online and on-demand opportunities, allows students to balance work, family life and other activities with school like never before. In addition, degree programs that were once out of reach are now readily available. Even with the … Continue reading MAKING THE DECISION TO RETURN TO SCHOOL

U.S. NEWS RANKS WKU ONLINE PROGRAMS AMONG BEST IN NATION

In its annual ranking of the best online degree programs, U.S. News & World Report has named WKU among the top schools nationwide in five areas. WKU ranked third in the nation in the Best Online Bachelor Degree Programs category, second to Penn State and Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University which tied for first place. The ranking also placed WKU’s … Continue reading U.S. NEWS RANKS WKU ONLINE PROGRAMS AMONG BEST IN NATION