Skip to main content

Why Distance Education

Distance education was originally designed for people unable to attend traditional schools. Today, it is a popular education option for students from all walks of life. Even students on traditional campuses are opting for distance learning courses.

Benefits of Distance Education

  • Many distance education programs are self-paced. Students can advance quickly through material they've already mastered and slow down on new material.
  • Study when you want, where you want.
  • Employers use distance learning to train their employees without losing them to the classroom.
  • Your education goes where you go. Those who travel extensively in their jobs or move place to place, like military families, can pursue their courses wherever their lives take them.
  • One-on-one interaction with the instructor by phone or email helps individualize the instruction.
  • It's affordable. Distance education courses often cost less than traditional courses.
  • Educational institutions that offer strictly distance learning don't incur the costs of maintaining a campus, so these savings are passed on to the student.
  • Students save money by eliminating the commute to class.
  • Students don't have to give up their jobs or dramatically alter their personal schedules.
  • For many of today's money-conscious, time-strapped students, distance education offers the best opportunity for success.

Begin your distance education program with U.S. Career Institute today. Learn more about what we have to offer:

94% of students would recommend us to a friend
Study on your terms 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Military education benefits and MyCAA approved
Over 35 years in distance education
Distance Education Accrediting Commission
Council for Higher Education Accreditation
Better Business Bureau
Military Friendly School
National Center for Competency Testing
National Healthcareer Association
National Council on Strength and Fitness
Associated Bodywork and Massage Professionals