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Are Online Degrees as Respected as Traditional Degrees?

September 28, 2022

Online degree programs have enjoyed a massive boost in popularity in the past few years, which is no surprise considering the lockdowns caused by the pandemic. What is surprising to some is that online degree programs continue to grow in popularity on the other side of those lockdowns.  Why is…

U.S. News & World Report Ranks UGA #16 in the Nation

September 27, 2022

The University of Georgia was ranked #16 in U.S. News & World Report’s ranking of the best public universities in the U.S. for 2023. UGA  has been placed in the top 20 for seven consecutive years. UGA is one of only two universities from Georgia to earn a spot in…

Visit Georgia Museums for Free on Museum Day

September 27, 2022

Georgia has so much to offer with such a rich history and culture, and you are able to experience it for yourself for free this month in celebration of National Museum Day. Museum Day is an annual celebration originated by the Smithsonian magazine and is celebrated by museums all…

Forbes Ranks UGA #21 in the Nation

September 21, 2022

The University of Georgia received a place among Forbes’ list of Top Public Colleges in the U.S., ranking at #21. Forbes considers multiple factors in their rankings, including: alumni salary, debt, graduation rate, leadership and entrepreneurial success of graduates, return on…

UGA Network Outage on October 23, 2022

September 15, 2022

On Sunday, October 23, 2022 UGA’s Enterprise Information Technology Services has scheduled network maintenance. The maintenance will result in outages of various university information systems. Intermittent outages can be expected during the scheduled maintenance time of 6 a.m. to 11 p.m. Many information…

Thesis vs. Non-thesis: What’s the Difference?

September 9, 2022

Thesis vs. Non-thesis: What’s the Difference? What is the difference between the Regulatory Affairs Thesis and the Regulatory Affairs Project (non-thesis)? Essentially, the thesis option is characterized as the more traditional research option that typically focuses on choosing an original topic, conducting an extensive literature review to delimit the…

Niche Ranks UGA 10th in U.S.

September 9, 2022

The University of Georgia was ranked 10th among public universities in the U.S. by Niche at the end of August. UGA scored highly for academics, value, diversity and athletics on a ranking that compared over 500 colleges and universities. Retention…

The Effects of Coffee on Cholesterol

September 7, 2022

Whether online or on campus, coffee is a common staple for students at the University of Georgia. Emma Laing, UGA Director of Dietetics and professor in the online M.S. in Foods and Nutrition program, shared insights in the Huffington Post’s recent article about how coffee…

5 Tips for Finding an Online Graduate Degree Program

September 2, 2022

Making the decision to pursue a graduate degree is a big deal.  Not only is it a significant investment of time and money, but it's also a major life decision that can very positively affect your career and your future. With all this in mind, you want to be sure that you're choosing the right program.

Should You Get Your Master’s Degree Online?

August 15, 2022

So you've decided to get your master's degree, and you're wondering if you should go the online route or complete it in-person. First of all, congratulations. Whichever format you go with, a master's degree is a great step to furthering your education and your career. It's also a major accomplishment that nobody will ever be able to take away from you. There are a few things to consider when making your decision about whether or not to complete your master's degree online, such as your learning style, your location, and your schedule. Let's take a closer look at each of these factors.