Online Schools in Virginia
The Commonwealth of Virginia has led the way in education since the 1693 founding of The College of William and Mary, the second-oldest college in the United States. The state hosts more than 75 two- and four-year colleges and universities, along with online schools catering to students who receive their education at home, work or anywhere they have Internet access. With a diverse economy built on health care, finance, education and consulting industries, Virginia offers a chance to plug into some of the nation's most powerful employers.
Living and working in Virginia
The state is home to a strong service and consulting sector that serves nearby Washington D.C., a dominant maritime and recreational economy in Norfolk and Virginia Beach, and an agricultural industry where tobacco plays an important role. Virginia employs college graduates in fields such as technology, education, science, business and health care, in addition to many more.
The cost of living in Virginia ranks 23 in the nation, with housing at 94.8 percent of the U.S. average and health care at the national average. These rankings are for the second quarter of 2011, based on data from the Missouri Economic Research and Information Center.
Virginia higher education information
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Argosy University offers doctoral, master's, and bachelor's degree programs to students through its seven colleges: Psychology and Behavioral Sciences, Business, Education, Health Sciences, Undergraduate Studies, The Art Institute of California and Western State College of Law as well as certificate programs in many areas.