Monday, November 17, 2008

Online Courses Appeal to Soldiers

Whether it's a military veteran or a soldier serving in Iraq or Afghanistan, online courses are very appealing to members of the armed forces.

Recent veterans, who are experiencing post-traumatic stress disorder and are trying to focus on their career or family life, are drawn to the out-of-the-classroom aspect of distance learning as well as the fact that they can work at their own pace.

Online courses also help deployed soldiers continue their studies from anywhere in the world. Just because a soldier is serving overseas, doesn't mean his or her education is over. Thanks to distance learning, a soldier will have no trouble keeping up with higher education classes from their base.

Read more about Soldiers and Online Courses.