In a February 17, 2014 U.S. News article Consider Your Learning Style Before Signing Up for an Online Course, UWW alumnus Chad Adams, '13 talks about the importance of researching online programs - and doing the right kinds of research.
The 28-year-old Alaska resident is now pursuing a Master's degree in banking and finance online through Boston University. While describing his experience so far, Adams says, "It really does feel like I'm paying $3,000 for this class to read this book and try to teach myself. And that's a little frustrating because I'm attending this university because I want somebody to teach me. I'm here to learn."