September 04, 2015
September 02, 2015
August 31, 2015
August 28, 2015
September 02, 2015
How To Get Into College Without Taking the SAT or ACT
Many colleges are now test-optional and don't require the SAT or ACT. Learn how to get into college without prepping for or taking standardized tests.
August 31, 2015
Is Marketing a Good Major? Find Out the Benefits of a Marketing Degree
Is marketing a good major for your career goals? Learn what skills you need to succeed and what entry-level roles you can pursue with this degree.
August 28, 2015
Do You Need a Degree to Start a Business?
Entrepreneurship can be a rewarding career path, but do you need a degree to start a business? See what skills small business owners need to succeed.
August 25, 2015
See How at AIU, Your Future is in YOUR Hands
Why go back to college to pursue your degree? Because it's not where you come from that's important; it's where you're headed. It's YOUR future, and your success is in your hands.
August 21, 2015
Entry Level Jobs You Can Pursue With a Business Degree
A business degree can open the door to many different career paths. Learn about the types of entry level jobs you can pursue after earning your degree.
August 17, 2015
When Do You Apply for College? A Resource for Adult Students
Thinking of going to college in your 30s or 40s? Get answers on when you should apply for college and how to navigate the application process.
August 12, 2015
How Does Financial Aid Work for College? [FAQ]
Need help paying for college? Learn how financial aid works and get answers to common questions about qualifying for grants, scholarships & federal loans.
August 05, 2015
Commencement Speaker Blair Underwood Shares Advice, Inspiration for AIU Students
Noted actor Blair Underwood, our 2015 graduation guest speaker, talks to AIU about the value of a degree and his advice for this year's graduates.
August 04, 2015
Project Management Skills: What Employers Want
Specialized project management skills can help to get you hired or advance your career. Learn what skills employers want in today's competitive job market.
July 22, 2015
4 Reasons to Finish Your Degree Online
You can you finish your degree online. Learn why online degree completion may be the right choice for you and your education and career goals.
July 21, 2015
Why You Should Consider Adaptive Learning
Education is changing, and adaptive learning is part of this change. See how online learning technologies can adjust to your learning needs and style.
July 13, 2015
Is College Worth It? 3 Reasons the Answer is Yes
Trying to decide if college is worth it? Explore the benefits of earning a degree, and see how a degree can increase your salary and career opportunities.
July 06, 2015
What Is an Executive MBA vs. MBA?
Learn about the difference between an Executive MBA vs. MBA, and see which online graduate degree program is right for your professional goals.
July 02, 2015
Meet First-Generation College Graduate and AIU Alumna Latesha McComas
First-Generation college graduate Latesha McComas earned her bachelor's degree in business and her MBA at AIU.
July 01, 2015
Is a One-Year MBA Right For You?
Ready to earn your MBA? Learn about the first adaptive learning-driven MBA program in the U.S. and see if a one-year MBA is right for you.
June 27, 2015
AIU Houston Delta Mu Delta Honor Society Inducts New Members
AIU Houston's Mu Epsilon Chapter of Delta Mu Delta inducted 15 new members into its prestigious honor society.
June 22, 2015
What Degree is Right for Me? These 7 Questions Can Help Find the Answer
Thinking about going back to college? Ask yourself these important questions before choosing the right degree for you and your career path.
June 17, 2015
Certificate vs. Degree Programs: Which is Right for You?
Trying to decide between a college certificate vs. degree program? Discover the difference between the two and see which is better for your career goals.
June 15, 2015
How Many Credits Do You Need for a Bachelor's Degree?
How many credits do you need for a bachelor's degree? It varies, but AIU requires 180 quarter credit hours (equal to 120 semester credit hours).
June 12, 2015
Investing in Your Future: Going Back to College at 40
Thinking about going back to college at 40? You're not alone. Learn how a degree can benefit your career, and see if this path is right for you.
June 10, 2015
Distance Learning 101: How Does Online College Work?
Learn how online classes and courses work, and see if going to college online is the right fit for you.
June 08, 2015
Regionally Accredited vs. Nationally Accredited: What's the Difference?
Accreditation is important. Learn how regionally accredited vs. nationally accredited online colleges are different before choosing the best degree for you.
May 29, 2015
How to Go Back to School: A Guide for Adult Students
Finishing college in your 30s or 40s is possible. Learn how to go back to school, and see why you should consider pursuing your degree online.
May 27, 2015
Types of Management Degrees: Which is Best for Your Career Path?
Considering healthcare, human resource or business management? Learn about these different types of management degrees and related career paths and skills.
May 22, 2015
Is an International Business Major Right for Your Career?
Thinking about a career in international business? See what skills an international business major can help you develop to succeed in a global marketplace.
May 13, 2015
Where Can I Use a Computer Away from Home? 7 Places to Look
If you're wondering, "Where can I use a computer or get Internet access away from home?" we've got seven ideas of where to look.
May 08, 2015
What is Blended Learning? How Online Education and Classroom Experiences Work Together
You've heard about online and traditional learning, but what is blended learning? Learn about this flexible approach to college, and if it's right for you
May 06, 2015
AIU Business Program Director Dr. Dawn Kaiser's Story of Perseverance
See how AIU Business Program Director Dr. Dawn Kaiser rose above challenges and expectations to achieve her personal and professional goals.
May 04, 2015
Can You Get an MBA Without the GMAT?
Yes, you can get an MBA without the GMAT. Learn how a Management Competency Assessment & work experience apply to AIU's MBA admission requirements.
May 01, 2015
AACSB vs. ACBSP: The Importance of Finding an Accredited Business Program
Accreditation is an important part of your college degree. Learn the difference between AACSB vs. ACBSP accreditation and how it relates to your degree.
April 30, 2015
Transferring from Community College: 6 Things to Know
Transferring from community college to a four-year college or university doesn't have to be complicated. Learn more about transfer credits and resources.
April 24, 2015
10 Inspirational Quotes for College Students
It can be a challenge to juggle school, your job and family. Stay motivated and focused with 10 inspirational quotes for college students.
April 22, 2015
What is a Difference Between a B.S. vs. B.A. Degree?
Trying to decide between a B.S. vs. B.A. degree? Learn about the differences between Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science before choosing your degree.
April 21, 2015
Starting a Business: How to Price Goods and Services
Learn strategies for how to effectively price your business' goods & services based on production cost and what a customer will pay.
April 20, 2015
What Type of Learner Are You?
Do you know your learning style? Answer 7 questions to see what type of learner you are, and improve how you learn by creating habits based on your style.
April 18, 2015
Going to College on Active Duty: AIU Alumnus Justin Kloppe's Story
With dedication and a little creativity, Justin Kloppe earned two degrees online at AIU while on active duty with the U.S. Marine Corps.
April 10, 2015
How to Get Motivated for School: 15 Tried-and-True Tricks
Hitting a wall in your studies? Real AIU students share their tips on how to get motivated for school based on what's worked for them.
April 08, 2015
Do What You Love: AIU Information Technology Alumnus David Maxwell's Story
AIU information technology alum David Maxwell was recently named Leader of Information Security Practice for an IT consulting firm in Dallas.
March 30, 2015
Going Back to College After Dropping Out: 4 Strategies for Student Success
We share the four key steps to take to ensure that going back to college after dropping out is a positive experience.
March 27, 2015
5 Study Tips for Adult Learners
Adult learners can feel stressed or overwhelmed when transitioning back to college. Learn how to stay motivated with tips to help managing your workload.
March 23, 2015
Why an International Business Degree Can Give You an Edge
Learn how an international business degree can prepare students for a wide variety of demands in today's increasingly global economy.
March 20, 2015
Applying to College: 5 Tips for Military Veterans
Many military veterans start or complete their college educations while on active duty. Get advice about applying to college and start pursuing your degree.
March 18, 2015
Business Management Skills Employers Want
Today's job market can be very competitive. Learn what 10 business management skills employers want from new college graduates.
March 16, 2015
The Difference Between an MBA and Master's Degree?
Thinking of pursuing your graduate degree online? Learn the difference between an MBA and master's degree before choosing which program is best for you.
March 13, 2015
8 Types of Business Degrees You Can Pursue [GUIDE]
Learn more about the different types of business degrees and specializations you can pursue to help you move forward.
March 11, 2015
Federal Student Loans: Who Sets Interest Rates?
The interest rates for federal student loans are based on a variety of factors, some of which might surprise you.
March 09, 2015
What is an Associate's Degree? (and 5 Reasons to Pursue One)
See how pursuing an associate's can assist your career and future educational options.
March 04, 2015
Full-Time vs. Part-Time Degrees: Which is Right for You?
Deciding between full-time vs. part-time school is about more than fitting school into your lifestyle.
February 25, 2015
Can You Go To College with a GED? 3 Things Non-traditional Students Need to Know
If you didn't graduate from high school, earning a General Educational Development (GED) certificate is a step toward college eligibility.
February 19, 2015
What's the Difference Between a Supply Chain Management Degree and an Operations Management Degree?
These two degrees do have similarities, but exploring the details uncovers what makes these two paths different.
February 18, 2015
What Exactly is Distance Learning?
There are many advantages to distance learning, or attending school online. Learn how online distance learning works and whether this option is right for you.
January 30, 2015
How Long Does it Take to Get a Master's Degree?
Traditional programs may require two years to complete, but some master's degrees can be done in as little as 11 months.
January 29, 2015
Is An Accelerated Bachelor's Degree Right for You?
If you'd like to earn a college degree in less than four years, see if an accelerated bachelor's degree is right for you before committing to a demanding course load.
January 27, 2015
5 Tips for Success: Starting College at 25
Whether you're going back to explore personal interests or expand your career horizons, you have different needs, advantages and challenges as an adult learner.
January 22, 2015
AIU Announces 2015 Graduation Ceremony Dates
Find out when we'll be celebrating our newest graduates with ground ceremonies in Houston, Atlanta, Florida and Chicago.
January 16, 2015
How AIU Business Faculty Carol Sagers Embodies Leadership at Work, Home and in the Classroom
AIU Online business program faculty member Carol Sagers brings big-name business experience into the classroom to benefit students.
January 15, 2015
What Do Employers Think About AIU Graduates?
The AIU Employer Experience Research study shows that employers rank AIU graduates highly in some of the top in-demand skill sets.
January 13, 2015
What Can You Do With A Business Administration Degree?
Thinking of majoring in business? Learn more about what you can do with a business administration degree, and see how a BBA degree can further your career.
January 12, 2015
Is a College Degree Worth It?
Is a college degree worth it? See the average salary of college versus high school graduates and learn more about the current value of a college degree.
January 12, 2015
AIU Students' Top New Year's Resolutions for 2015
Get inspired to achieve your goals by real New Year's resolutions from AIU students.
January 10, 2015
5 Tips on Finding Civilian Success After the Military: Veteran and AIU Alumnus Jason Gateas' Advice
Making the transition to a civilian role can be a big change, but knowing how to best use the skills you acquired in the service and the resources available to you can help you stay on track.
January 09, 2015
How Long Does It Take To Get Your Bachelor's Degree?
How long it takes to earn your degree depends on many factors, but the norm of the four-year degree is changing.
January 08, 2015
Benefits of an Online Entrepreneurship Degree for Small Business Owners
Being an entrepreneur takes more than just a good idea. Learn how an online entrepreneurship degree can help prepare your small business for success.
December 26, 2014
Choosing an Area of Specialization After Your Associate's Degree
Choosing an area of specialization inside your major is important. Get started on the right path with these tips.
December 19, 2014
Paying for College: What Are Educational Alliances?
Learn how corporate educational alliances can benefit employees and assist with paying for college through grants, scholarships or reduced tuition rates.
December 18, 2014
5 Tips to Help You Prepare for Online Colleges and Classes
Start school in the right foot by knowing what questions to ask before you begin.
December 17, 2014
Older College Students: 6 Reasons to Go Back to School After Age 30
The number of nontraditional and older college students is on the rise. See why going back to college at or after 30 is more realistic than ever.
December 10, 2014
Should I Get a Degree in Project Management?
A project management degree can open up the road to new career opportunities or a promotion. Learn how to get your degree in project management.
December 08, 2014
What is an MBA in Finance?
Find out what you can learn in an MBA program with a specialization in finance.
December 04, 2014
The Story of AIU's Dr. Judy Bullock: How an Administrative Assistant Climbed the Ladder
AIU University Dean Dr. Judy Bullock started as an administrative assistant and used education, drive and dedication to help propel her career forward.
December 03, 2014
What Can You Do With an Associate's Degree in Business?
If you feel like you've hit a ceiling professionally, see how pursuing an associate's degree in business can help you get where you want to be.
December 01, 2014
Top Fears About Going Back to College in Your 30s (and How to Overcome Them)
It's normal to have some concerns about going to college in your 30s, but you can get past your fears by keeping focused on your goals.
November 27, 2014
5 Benefits of Business School Online Degree Programs
The flexibility of online degree programs make them worth considering if you're considering going back to school to help further your career.
November 26, 2014
Can You Get an Online MBA in Less than One Year?
Learn how you can advance your career while working by earning an online MBA in less than one year through AIU's 11-month accelerated online MBA program.
November 19, 2014
The Value of an Online MBA in HRM
Do you want to start or further your Human Resources Management career? See how an online MBA in HRM could help set your career path in the right direction.
November 17, 2014
Going Back to School in Your 40s: Online Graduate Degrees for Lifelong Learning
As you ready yourself for the next chapter in life, it's important to know what to look for in a university if you're thinking of pursuing a graduate degree.
November 14, 2014
How to Determine Your Business Start-up Costs
Learn how to determine your business plan start-up costs from business consultant and AIU School of Business faculty member Belinda Smith, Ph.D.
November 10, 2014
How to Unplug to Recharge Your Study Habits
Developing good study habits is essential to college success. Learn how to unplug from your digital life and increase your productivity to get things done.
November 07, 2014
4 Ways to Earn College Credit for Life Experience
Today's students often come back to college with knowledge from work, previous school or military experience. But can they earn credit for it?
November 05, 2014
Meet AIU Master of Information Technology Graduate David Gilligan
Master of Information Technology alumnus David Gilligan shares his story of thanks, inspiration and advice for fellow AIU students and alumni.