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How do you know if you’re ready to apply to college?

Before you apply for college, consider your grades, reach out to universities for information, tell your family or job and refresh your time-management skills.

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How ODU Helps Online Students Every Step of the Way

Considering an ODU online program? Learn how we help our students every step of the way, from pre-application through to post-graduation.

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What Online Bachelor of Science in Business Administration Degree Should I Get?

Considering an ODU online degree program? Learn how we help our students every step of the way, from pre-application through to post-graduation.

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8 Ways To Tell if Earning an Online Degree Is the Right Move for You

Wondering whether you should pursue an online college degree? Read eight important questions to ask yourself to determine if it’s the right step for you.

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How Do I Obtain My College Transcripts — And Why Would I Need Them?

Want to transfer credits from one college or university to another? Learn what a transcript is, why it’s important, and how to request yours.

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Are Online College Classes Actually Effective?

Considering taking online college classes or pursuing an online degree? Learn key questions to ask in your research to ensure you get a quality education.

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What Are the Advantages of an Interdisciplinary Degree?

Curious about interdisciplinary degrees? We explain what they are, give examples of real interdisciplinary degree programs, and explore their advantages.

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Do You Need a Degree to Advance in Your Career?

Want to advance your career with a promotion or job change? Follow these tips to learn if a new degree or certificate could help you excel in your profession.