Online vs Traditional Education

1054 Words Jul 17th, 2013 5 Pages
Online vs. Traditional Education
With the increase in use of the Internet, more people are online to make purchases, research information and now gain an online education. Online education is on the rise. People are choosing to get an online education more so now because people are busier than ever and more jobs are requiring a college education. Also with these larger companies closing and laying off employees, people who once had a job are now faced with the challenge of looking for a new jobs-sometimes with no skills to offer a new employer. There are more people who have waited until later in life to get their degree in order to get a job or advance on the current job.
Online education battles with traditional education on every
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This anxiety is what you call social phobia. Phobias are the single largest disorder of all anxiety cases of phobic disorders. Anxiety disorders involve fierce worry and self-consciousness about everyday social livings. They often worry about fear of being judged by others or behaving in a way that might cause embarrassment or lead to ridicule such as harm. An online education stops all phobias and disorders for those that have these health issues. Online provides a cost savings for students because they do not have to spend the gas to attend a college. There may not be a suitable college in proximity so by taking online classes you save money by buying less gas. Also online classes will save the mileage and damage on your vehicle. If the college is a long distance away there will be more miles put on your vehicle, need to keep up better maintenance and more frequent oil changes. What I am saying it cost less to take online courses than it does to go to a junior college or university. I am what I call distant learning because I live in Texas and attending a university in Arizona. I can do everything a student does that attends traditional college from home, work, or on the go mobility. By offering online courses, I do not have to worry about eliminating expenses such as room and board, utilities, the most expensive books and cafeteria food.