Do You Know How to Learn in an Online Classroom? Linfield Adult Degree Program Students and Alumni Share Their Most Effective Techniques

If you’re new to online learning, you might be wondering how exactly you will learn an entire semester of material without meeting your professors or classmates face to face. Linfield College is here to help. Our new video, Online Learning Environment: From Anywhere, At Anytime, discusses best practices for learning online in students’ own words. Continue reading

How to pay for College: Tips on taking advantage of Student Tax Breaks.

The beginning of the year 2013 marks tax season for most. Accountants get busier, W-2’s start to arrive in the mail and people start thinking about tax credits and deductions that they qualify for. There are advantages that have been announced recently, about tax credits and deductions for costs of a college education. Tax breaks can provide a variety of tax incentives for students and families who are saving for, or are already paying higher education costs or are repaying student loans.

There is no questioning the benefits of a college degree from a reputable school such as Linfield College Adult Degree Program. Those who hold a degree are more likely to earn a better-than-average income and have the satisfaction of being more competitive in the job market with the attainment of their college education. This being said, higher education contains significant costs and for those adults looking to complete a degree while maintaining a family, career and busy life, any breaks can help. Continue reading

How you can apply Leadership Qualities with a Management Degree

Linfield Management Study GroupIn today’s workforce a Management Degree can grant you access to a variety of career opportunities at many levels in the management field. There is the prospect of owning your own business or working for a large organization. You might manage a team of two or a team of twenty with a management education. Whatever your career path, a management degree from Linfield will prepare you for the road ahead. “What stands out for me, from my Management program at Linfield is the quality and commitment of the instructors. Each of my instructors placed a high value in developing student’s critical thinking and cognitive reasoning skills, which I believe are essential in building a successful career in management, said Jay Larsen, a recent graduate in the Bachelor of Science degree in Management. Continue reading