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Gallup-Purdue Index Finds WGU Grads Have Great Jobs, Great Lives
Graduates from WGU) are more likely than graduates from other U.S. universities to have the jobs they want, feel engaged at work, and have an emotional attachment to their alma maters, according to a study conducted by Gallup in 2014.
The study, which included 4,000 WGU graduates, compared the WGU responses to the national data included in the Gallup-Purdue Index. Gallup and Purdue developed the index to examine the long-term success of graduates as they pursue a good job and a better life. The index provides insight into the relationship between the college experience and whether college graduates have great jobs and great lives.
WGU Launches New Online Master’s Degree for Aspiring English Teachers
WGU has introduced a new master’s degree program for aspiring middle school or high school English teachers who have completed an undergraduate degree in English but still need a teaching credential. The WGU Master of Arts in Teaching English program, which prepares graduates for teacher licensure in all 50 states, is now accepting applicants.
OnlineU named WGU as the best overall value in its new Best Value Online College Rankings.
The rankings were compiled using data from the National Center for Education Statistics, the Federal Student Aid Office, and the schools’ official websites.
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