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2013-07-15 16:26:02

Too many lack the means to get an education due to systemic inequalities; Advanced College helps level the playing field. LOS ANGELES, July 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Advanced College is a great place for you to earn your online associates degree and get ahead of the job market today. An online business administration degree, for example, can show employers that you have extra knowledge and a go-getter attitude, giving you a leg up on the competition. Moreover, an online accounting...

2013-07-11 16:26:46

Flexible course options and affordable costs make Advanced College a go-to source for those seeking a career shift at any age LOS ANGELES, July 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- A recently published article in Forbes magazine discusses the anxiety about changing careers often felt when a person has monetary concerns that make such a bold leap difficult. The author offers some advice for these people. Firstly, they should find their own motivation to change. Secondly, it's not always necessary...

2013-05-06 16:29:51

As we celebrate the achievements of our recent high school graduates, Advanced College provides a curriculum designed to further enhance career prospects LOS ANGELES, May 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- With a spirit of academic celebration in the air, the spring season leads many to contemplate their own educational future and career opportunities. With a diverse curriculum specifically designed to increase the career prospects of workers in an increasingly competitive economy, it should...

2013-04-03 20:21:32

Recent reports suggest that over the next decade, most jobs will be created in the sort of occupations students are trained for at esteemed schools such as Advanced College. LOS ANGELES, April 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Over the next decade, 14 million jobs are expected to be created, and most of those jobs will be in fields that can be filled by graduates with a trade-based associates degree. The market for highly skilled workers in fields like computer networking, medical...

2013-02-18 16:21:37

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Advanced College has made its name offering a number of both offline and online associate's degree and certificate programs in any number of promising career areas. The latest is the Nurse Assistant certificate program employing a combination of in-person and online instruction to allow students to participate in this challenging and growing career in a relatively short time frame. The program joins the school's many other popular programs, such as...

2013-01-04 20:21:01

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Advanced College has a suggestion for people who are starting the year with what seem to be limited career prospects: an online associates degree or certificate may be your first big step to a better life. A high school diploma might be an important start on to a successful lifetime, but by itself it is simply not sufficient. Some people who actually have college educations might need to seek out specialized training in a specific field. Others, who...

2012-09-20 10:31:38

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- A new Georgetown University report has underlined the importance of the kind of outstanding courses offered by South Gate's Advanced College. The report advocates for more federal government investment and study of associate and career training programs. These programs are seen as a major steppingstone on the way to middle class economic status for students who may not be able to pursue a four-year degree through a traditional college or university....

2012-07-24 14:23:04

LOS ANGELES, July 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Advanced College wishes to extend heartfelt congratulations to all of its 2011-2012 graduates! As the number of students who have completed their online college curricula reaches a new high, it's time to hold a commencement ceremony, and this year's is the biggest ever. On August 4(th) at the Petroleum Club in Long Beach, a huge crop of students will be taking the next step toward their advanced careers. Behind them, new enrollees are...

2012-06-08 14:21:35

LOS ANGELES, June 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Minnie Douglas, the Dean of Allied Health and Director of Vocational Nursing at Advanced College in South Gate, was recently honored by Soroptimist International of Long Beach. She earned this prestigious award for distinguishing herself as a woman with a lifelong dedication to her service, the business community, and the public. Advanced College, the premier Los Angeles online college is proud to have called such a woman one of the academic...

2012-04-10 14:23:45

LOS ANGELES, April 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Distance learning, aka "correspondence courses," have been around for a couple of hundred years. You could learn to garden or sew by taking a course by mail, or study a foreign language. Today, most college educations provide some degree of online study, even when the student attends a brick-and-mortar institution full time. What makes Advanced College in South Gate, CA truly cutting edge is that an Associate's degree is available to you all-online...