Provo, UT (Vocus) October 6, 2010 — is an online portal for those interested in obtaining distance learning degrees. The site offers a wealth of information for a variety of people: traditional students, busy parents, established professionals looking to advance their careers and older students looking to go back to school to start a new career.

Distance learning degrees are growing in popularity. They offer convenience and flexibility by allowing students to complete a degree in the comfort of their own home. Students can study anywhere with an Internet connection, at their own pace and at any hour of the day. Online courses are available 24/7 and allow students to stay in constant communication with professors and fellow classmates through e-mail and online forums. Students can avoid the hassles of traffic and parking and don’t even need to leave their home to earn a degree. is a comprehensive source for those interested in the flexibility of online study. It gives students access to hundreds of online schools and thousands of available programs. Students can choose their degree of choice. offers information about 12 main areas of study: art and design, beauty, business, criminal justice, culinary arts, education, health care, human services, information technology, legal, massage and spa, and trade skills. Each area of study has many different programs, offered by several schools, that can help a student reach their academic goals. offers information about finding an accredited online school and distance learning degrees. The site features accredited schools that have a variety of programs available, offer a quality learning experience and have a favorable reputation with employers. Students can search schools by type of degree, program type and state to find a variety of schools that fit their interests.

There are many types of online courses available that can help students earn distance learning degrees. Some are fast-paced and last just a few weeks. Many last as long as a regular college semester, giving students with other obligations more time to spend on their classes. Students can study online in a variety of subjects, including art, psychology, business, management, fashion design and even nursing and other health-care classes that previously could only be taught on campus. offers information about the different types of courses available.

Distance learning degrees can open the door to many careers. Many online schools are career-oriented and focus on skills needed for specific careers, instead of being more generalized like traditional colleges. This aspect allows online students to complete their degrees at a faster pace and get a head start on their new career. Certified public accountant, criminal investigator, massage therapist, registered nurse, psychologist, web designer, and teacher are just some of the more popular career paths taken by students who obtained their degree online. also offers resources to help students prepare for online education, such as textbook-buying tips, recommended school supplies, information about student loan programs and outlines of what costs students can expect when attending school online. The site also offers predictions about online degrees and careers that are projected to grow in the coming year. is committed to helping students find the best school for them so they can earn their college degree and embark on a rewarding career.