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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 […]

8 MSN Scholarships for Nursing Students

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  One of the most important aspects of the decision to go back to school is making sure it fits into your budget. At King University, we strive to offer tuition that is both competitive and affordable. However, you may still be looking for ways to finance your education and if so, we have good […]

Spotlight on King’s Transfer Process

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If you are thinking about going back to school but aren’t sure what to do about previously earned credits, you’re not alone. About one-third of college students transfer schools at some point during their education. Transferring your previously earned credits is a great way to get started on the path to your continued education. At […]

Tech Industry Jobs in Tennessee

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  When most people think of the tech industry, they think of places like Silicon Valley. However, you may be surprised to know that the Nashville metropolitan area is experiencing considerable growth when it comes to tech jobs like information technology. In Nashville, tech employment was up over 65 percent in 2013, with a 160 […]

Your King University Transfer Checklist

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  College transfer credits are how schools like us measure your prior learning and experience. They are accepted in credit hours or course units that can be applied to your transcript. Transferring your credits can give you a good idea of where you stand in terms of your new degree and how long it will […]

Cashing In: Understanding Salary Progression in Nursing

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  Working as a nurse is a calling that requires a passion for helping others and love for what you do. On the practical side of things, however, it is important to understand how salary works in the nursing profession. There are many factors that contribute to how much a nursing professional earns, and among […]

Women-Owned Businesses Are Booming in Tennessee

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In Tennessee, women have a real presence in the business community. The number of businesses owned by women in Tennessee has grown faster than the national average across nearly a 20-year period, according to a recent report. The Volunteer State ranks 14th nationally in the growth of women-owned businesses from 1997 to 2013. The number […]

MBA Scholarships and Tips You Need to Know

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  Scholarships aren’t just for high school graduates starting their academic journey. Adult learners, including those seeking additional degrees such as an online MBA degree, are eligible for scholarships, which could help ease the financial burden often associated with continued education and the rising cost of college tuition. There are a plethora of scholarships available to […]

All About Tennessee’s Fortune 500 Companies

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Each year, Fortune magazinecompiles the top 500 U.S. companies based on revenue. Businesses in Tennessee definitely had a presence on the list in 2013, with a total of nine companies making the cut. This is good news for all Tennesseans, but this news is especially valuable for business professionals. At King University, we understand that […]

U.S. Air Force Service Member and King University Graduate Benefited from Graduate and Professional Studies

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When duty calls, your education may be the first thing you put on the back burner. King University’s Graduate and Professional Studies (GPS) program is designed with military service members in mind. By completing one class at a time, our GPS program allows you to stay on track toward graduation while serving your country in […]

Careers for You: MBA in Finance

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  If you have decided on specializing in finance as you complete your online MBA degree, your studies will focus on how money is managed within companies. As part of your MBA curriculum, you’ll take courses in investment management, finance institutions and financial markets. MBA graduates who have a concentration in finance learn the unique […]

Meet the Demand for Advanced Practice Nursing with an MSN

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Demand for advanced practice nurses is higher than ever in the U.S. As the baby boomer generation ages, so is the rate of chronic illness in the population and the complexity of care required in response. Advanced practice nurses have the skills and experience to address the challenges of a rapidly changing health care industry, […]

Ten International Business Jobs with an MBA

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In today’s economy, the business world has gone global. The traditional boundaries that have existed between markets have all but disappeared, due to technological developments that make it easy to communicate and do business across continents. This means that American businesses have customers from around the world, and professionals are able to apply their skills […]