Online education has taken hold in our society. It offers great benefits. A person learns a specific field of study with an outcome of obtaining a degree and at the same time holding a full time job. And it offers the flexibility so that a student can work around a family or other obligations. An online degree can also develop technical skills that the student will need in the workplace.
However, an ongoing question is whether or not the online degree is valued by employers when compared to brick-and-mortar institution degrees.