Are Online Degrees Worth It?

Are Online Degrees Worth It?

Many students wish to obtain a degree, yet they’re unable to attend classroom study due to work or family responsibilities. Many simply want an alternative to traditional education. Online degree programs fill these needs while providing the same high-quality education you would receive in class. Online degrees are more than worth it.

The Benefits of Online Degree Programs

There are many benefits to attending school online. First, online degree programs provide flexibility. They enable you to work at your own pace and on your own time, giving you life/work balance. Other benefits include:

  • Cost savings: Although tuition may be the same or similar to in-classroom learning, you’ll save cash by not needing to live on campus or commute to school. You may also be eligible for financial aid and merit-based scholarships, just like those who attend in-classroom study.
  • Enhanced technical skills: Not only will you learn the skills you need for career success, but you will also walk away with enhanced tech skills. You’ll get to use online tools you wouldn’t otherwise use. You’ll also get to practice your tech skills. When many companies are hiring employees to work from home, you’ll have a leg up through online learning.
  • Ability to learn from anywhere: Online degree programs allow you to learn from anywhere. You also don’t have to live in Florida or Georgia to attend one of Cambridge’s programs. Your program goes where your laptop goes.
Cambridge’s Online Degrees

Cambridge offers five completely online degree programs for you to choose from. Whether you wish to work behind-the-scenes in healthcare or technology, we have a program for you. You’ll walk away with the skills you need for many entry-level careers.

Computer Networking

Our Computer Networking program prepares you for entry-level employment as a networker. You’ll learn how to operate, configure and troubleshoot operating systems, mobile devices, PC hardware and software. Plus, you can choose from a certificate or an associate degree.

Cyber and Network Security

Our Cyber and Network Security program prepares you for various entry-level positions such as IT support technician, network analyst and incident analyst. You’ll learn how to perform risk assessments, plan for security breaches and create strategies for disaster recovery.

Data and Project Management

The Data and Project Management program can prepare you for entry-level careers in project management and data science. This program will teach you how to analyze, wrangle and visualize data as well as manage projects on behalf of your organization.

Health Information Technology

On the healthcare technology side, our Health Information Technology program enables you to be a critical part of patient care. This program will prepare you for entry-level careers such as health data analyst, medical coder and health information specialist.

Medical Billing & Coding

Our Medical Billing & Coding program prepares you for a rewarding career as a medical biller and coder. You’ll be prepared to bill insurance companies on behalf of your patients. Plus, you’ll know how to properly code diagnoses and medical care on behalf of your organization.

Start Your New Career With Cambridge Today

Online degree programs provide the same opportunity as traditional classroom education. Cambridge can help you reach your healthcare or technology career goals. To learn more about our programs or to start today, give us a call at 877-206-4279 or send us a message.