More training online than face to face


Article from Winnipeg Free Press:

Winnipeg Free Press – PRINT EDITION

With schools and universities opening for fall attendance, I find that at this time of year, one personal recollection of my school history always comes to mind.

The recollection involves my desire to obtain a PhD in leadership. Since I had completed my first degree while working in the North, I was accustomed to the self-learning strategies offered through correspondence courses. I remember trudging to the post office every Saturday to pick up my lessons and marked assignments.

After completing a master’s degree, I started looking for a self-study post-graduate program. Since I could not attend school full time and there were no self-study programs available in Manitoba, I quite naturally directed my interests toward one of the first distance education colleges………..

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