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Smart Degree - Online College Courses for Credit and More

By Peterson's Staff updated on Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Smart Degree is a program with free services designed to help adults with some college credit return to school to complete their bachelor’s degrees. In 4 easy steps, including low-cost online college courses for credit, Smart Degree applies a hands-on and personalized approach to find the most obstacle-free path to help you complete your education at a lower price!

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Step 1: Meet Your Mentor

When you register with Smart Degree, a mentor is assigned to work one on one with you. At no cost to you, your mentor will guide you through the Smart Degree experience to ensure you’re on the best path to achieve your college degree.

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Step 2: Academic and Career Assessments

Smart Degree offers free academic and career assessments to help prevent the need for remedial courses and to make sure your education and career goals align.

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Step 3: Online College Courses for Credit

Smart Degree gives you access to low cost online courses for credit. For the low price of $450 per course ($150 per credit hour) – 40-70% less than the tuition at most 4-year colleges and universities – you can complete your general education requirements at Bellevue University, a non-profit, regionally accredited institution.

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Step 4: Colleges Compete for You

The Smart Degree Student Marketplace puts the power of school selection in your hands by making schools compete for you with their best offers of enrollment. Schools that believe they are a good fit for you will present offers that encompass their best tuition, discounts, transfer credits and more.

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Smart Degree is the simple and easy way to finish your college degree. Get started today.

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