The American Psychological Association (APA) is the largest psychological association in the United States. It is also the national accrediting authority for training and education in psychology. It accredits doctoral graduate programs, intern programs and postdoctoral residency programs. Three universities in Alabama are accredited by the APA. Additionally, three facilities offer internship programs that are . . .
Accreditation is the process that a university, school or business goes through to verify competency, credibility and standing in their field of expertise or profession. Within an academic setting, accreditation means that the future graduates will have met the educational requirements for their field or profession. Both beyond and within an academic setting, accreditation instills comfort . . .
Taking classes online has become the new normal. Even the top schools in the nation take advantage of the low overhead and broad reach of using the internet to connect with students. For many, online learning is an ideal situation. However, the cost can still be prohibitive to get the accredited classes that add to . . .
Just like the classes they teach, college professors come in many different varieties. There are the sober, stern individuals who take their subjects exceedingly seriously and insist that you do too - and we don't envy you if you're caught talking in their lectures. There are also the self-styled "hip" professors who see themselves as . . .
A quality undergraduate or graduate degree from a noteworthy university is a valuable foundation upon which to rest a successful career. As students as the enter the realm of higher education, many have a difficult time selecting a school - especially if they are hoping to complete their education online. Often the world's best . . .