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ClassesUSA.com Launches Exclusive Online Education Tips & Advice Section
New York, March 20, 2007 - ClassesUSA.com®, an Experian company and one of the Web's leading providers of online higher education information, announced the launch of its online education Tips & Advice section. This newest addition to ClassesUSA.com offers 100 online education tips in 21 categories of education, from understanding accreditation and information for members of the military to suggestions for pursuing business degrees, Web and graphic design programs, financing college and more.
Users can determine which educational route is right for them with this detailed feature that provides facts about associate, bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees that can be earned online, along with information about certificate programs, career choices, financial aid, trade and vocational school offerings, and how to successfully apply to an online school.
"This new advice-based resource center further emphasizes ClassesUSA.com's commitment to helping adults fulfill their education and career-advancement goals," said Carole Caliendo, vice president of marketing for ClassesUSA.com. "Site users will be empowered by having even more detailed information at their fingertips, enabling them to develop confidence in the choices they make regarding their education endeavor."
The Tips & Advice section of ClassesUSA.com rounds out the already-extensive directory of 250 accredited colleges and universities that the Web site maintains for adults interested in learning more about online degree programs and certificates as well as campus-based career school programs. ClassesUSA.com's Tips & Advice also supplements the Web portal's position as a premier destination for users to discover information about online higher education. This latest initiative will enhance the content syndication partnerships that ClassesUSA.com maintains with such top Internet sites as MSN,AOL, Salary.com, IBSYS, WorldNow, and others.
ClassesUSA.com is part of Experian Interactive SM and one of the Web's leading higher-education portals online. Each month, more than 1 million adults visit the site, which boasts more than 250 accredited college and university partners. Since entering the online higher-education marketplace in 2001, ClassesUSA.com has fostered strategic content partnerships with a multitude of portals and Web sites and has built a reputation as the most trusted and recognized brand providing professional adults with access to online educational opportunities. ClassesUSA.com also publishes Online Degrees® Magazine, a biannual national publication designed to empower adults considering distance learning as the tool to use to advance themselves both personally and professionally.
For more information, visit the company's Web site at http://www.classesusa.com.
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