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10 Unexpected Jobs for Criminal Justice Majors

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It’s common knowledge that most people who graduate with a degree in criminal justice become police officers or deputy sheriffs. But a criminal justice degree opens up more doors than you may think. You can use a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice to pursue any of the alternative jobs for criminal justice majors covered […]

Top Apps for Business Students

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If you are looking for a practical, real-world degree that you can apply to all types of careers, then earning an online business degree is a great solution. Business programs are some of the most popular degree options available. As you pursue your degree, you will develop your business skills and build your foundation of […]

Is An IT Degree Worth It?

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As of January 2014, 90 percent of American adults have a cell phone, 58 percent use a smartphone, 34 percent own an e-reader and 42 percent have a tablet. These numbers are impacting the way businesses work. The proliferation of technology in personal lives is reflected in the business world, with computers and technology innovation […]

What to Expect With Your Health Information Technology Salary

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Health informatics and information management are two of the fastest-growing fields in today’s job market. There are several reasons for this growth, including the Affordable Care Act mandate that requires the electric filing of medical records. To adjust to these new standards, skilled informatics professionals are being hired at all levels. Careers in this field […]

The Only Business Skills List You’ll Need

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Business is one of the most versatile college majors out there. The skills that you learn as part of business degree coursework are applicable to a wide variety of real-world fields: marketing, advertising, finance, administration and more. But no matter what specific career path you choose, there are a certain set of skills that companies […]

Tennessee Initiatives to Integrate Information Technology in Healthcare

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Health informatics and information management are fast-growing fields in job markets across the country, and Tennessee is no different. There are several reasons for this industry-wide growth, including the implementation of the Affordable Care Act, which requires the electronic filing of medical records. As a response to this mandate, skilled informatics professionals are being hired […]

Understanding What Online Degree is Right for Me

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You know you want to go back to school, but you aren’t sure what you should study. That’s nothing to worry about; your situation is much more common than you think. When it comes to online degree programs you have a lot of options, which can be confusing. But don’t stress — at King University, […]

5 Steps to Get Jobs with a Criminal Justice Degree

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If you are interested in a career in the criminal justice field, there are a lot of options available to you. Whether you want to work in law enforcement, corrections or the courts, demand for trained criminal justice professionals is on the rise. For example, employment of law enforcement professionals is expected to grow five […]

Student Henrietta Fuller Discusses How to Make Your Credits Count

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If you want to go back to school but are unsure how to transfer the credits you already have, you’re not alone. According to Student Clearinghouse, about one-third of college students transfer schools at some point during their education. Still, many students wonder, “How do I transfer colleges?” At King University, many of our online […]

Your Information Technology Salary Guide

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This is the Information Age, and it’s reflected in the job market. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment in all computer-related occupations is expected to increase 22 percent by the year 2020. That’s why earning a degree in information technology (IT) is a smart career move. Getting a job is not the only […]

What is Health Informatics? Everything You Need to Know

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Chances are you’ve heard of the informatics field. In general, it’s the science of information and includes the practice of information processing, as well as the development of information systems. However, you may not realize that this technology-driven discipline is also being implemented into today’s health industry. A health informatics definition is interdisciplinary and complex, […]

Professor Nick Edwards Discusses IT and the Benefits of Online Learning

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Earning an IT degree is a great choice for your career, giving you a practical, real-world, in-demand qualification. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the information technology field is thriving, with demand for computer and information systems managers expected to grow 15 percent through the year 2022. With King University’s online IT program, you […]

Misty Gilliam Discusses How to be a Successful Online Student

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It can be hard to know what to expect when you are going back to school. If it’s been a few years since you have completed coursework or taken tests, it is easy to feel intimidated by the idea of earning a degree online. In a field like information technology, however, an online format is […]

Everything You Need to Know: King’s Masters in Nursing Online

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If you are interested in advancing your nursing career, earning your masters in nursing online is a great way to get started. King University’s Master of Science in Nursing degree (MSN) is designed to prepare professional nurses like you for a specialty role in advanced practice nursing. Because the program is online, you can study […]

A Match Made in Tech Heaven: Online IT Courses

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Far from being an isolated industry, the tech world has expanded into every single field in the market today—from healthcare to business to education, all types of companies and organizations rely on technology to function. And because new gadgets and technologies are being developed and released every day, now is a great time to pursue […]

Top 3 King Online Programs for Transfer Courses

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  If you’ve started a degree program before, you most likely have transfer credits to bring with you. These credits can help take care of core requirements and allow you to finish your degree faster. But navigating the world of transfer courses can be confusing. That’s why at King University, we’ve created a transfer process that […]

5 Nursing Jobs in Tennessee

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The growth of nursing jobs is among the biggest trends in healthcare. With the Bureau of Labor Statistics projecting a 19.4 percent increase in employment by 2022, there is a wealth of opportunity for nurses looking for a new job.     To advance in your career, however, a graduate degree may be necessary. The […]

How to Prepare for Information Technology Careers in Tennessee

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Tech is big in the Tri-Cities area. The Tennessee cities of Johnson City, Kingsport and Bristol are home to a thriving medical technology culture that makes it a great place to live and work as an IT professional. When it comes to getting started in the IT industry, you need to take three key steps: […]

Everything You Need to Know About King’s Transfer Credits

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Did you know that about one third of students transfer schools at some point in their education? If you are considering going back to school, chances are you have some transfer credits to bring with you, meaning you can complete your degree more quickly and spend less money. Maybe you took advanced placement classes in […]

Just the Facts: King’s RN to BSN Program Online

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  Nursing professionals have higher expectations placed on them than ever before. With advances in technology and changes in both patient demographics and approaches to care, employers are looking for nurses who have the knowledge and experience to lead. The Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) is quickly becoming the new standard for nurses as […]

You Know You’re an IT Student When…

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  Does any of this sound like you? Of course, these are only humorous stereotypes about people who study information technology, but there are actually are some characteristics that ring true for individuals in the IT field. According to a survey of IT professionals conducted by Computer Weekly, for example, 21 percent of those working in IT […]