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WGU Tennessee has aligned with Fifth Third Bank to offer a tuition discount to qualified Fifth Third Bank employees.
Through Western Governors University, WGU Tennessee offers accredited degree programs in business and information technology.
The unique, competency-based approach to education is an ideal match for busy, working adults who need a degree to advance their careers. As a student, you’ll be able to leverage your existing competenciesfrom work experience and prior educationto complete the requirements of your degree and potentially accelerate your program. You’ll also enjoy unparalleled flexibility and the personalized attention of a dedicated mentor.
WGU Tennessee is a nonprofit online university. What does this mean for you? Very affordable tuition. In fact, WGU Tennessee charges less than half what other reputable online universities typically charge. Tuition is charged at a flat rate, meaning if you can complete your program in less time, you’ll save both time and money. WGU Tennessee is also approved to offer federal financial aid to those who qualify.
WGU Tennessee’s rigorous, competency-based approach is ideally suited to self-directed learners anxious to advance their education and careers efficiently. Unlike traditional or even other online universities, WGU Tennessee doesn’t award degrees based on seat time or on a certain number of required courses. Instead, you earn your degree by demonstrating your competence in your field. Through independent study, learning resources, and carefully designed assessments, you learn and master essential skills and knowledge necessary for success. Assessments take the form of essays, exams, research papers, and an assortment of projects that can be completed online.
Our competency-based approach measures your progress by successful completion of challenging assessments. If you have existing competencies from prior work and education, you may be able to draw upon this experience to complete your assessments faster and accelerate your degree program.
If your schedule demands flexibility, WGU Tennessee is for you. In most cases, you can access course material or study independently at the time and place you choose. You can progress at a pace that enables you to earn a college degree while managing a career, family, and life’s other challenges. Our competency-based approach to learning allows for extensive personalization of your program to fit around your busy schedule
You will study under the guidance of a dedicated faculty mentor who will work with and support you from enrollment to graduation. Together, with your mentor, you’ll develop a personalized Degree Plana road map and schedule for successfully completing your program.
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