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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 […]

5 Nursing Associations in Tennessee Students Can Join

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Nursing is the fastest-growing profession in healthcare with Tennessee medical facilities seeking out experienced, connected nurses to fill their staff in a move to elevate the level of care offered to patients. Advanced education is one component of a well-rounded nursing professional. In addition, online nursing degrees can make earning a Bachelor of Science in […]

Criminal Justice Education: Major Tim Eads Answers the Tough Questions

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  Interview with Major Tim Eads From the Bristol Police Department There are a variety of career paths in the field of criminal justice. After completing a criminal justice degree, you can pursue jobs at the local, state or federal levels of government. Criminal justice careers also span disciplines of corrections, the court system and […]

The Differences between an IT Degree from a Technical College and a 4-Year University

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A bachelor’s degree delivers added incentives, greater career outcomes If you are considering going back to school to earn an information technology credential, you may be weighing your options between enrolling in a community college, a technical college or a four-year university. All options can provide entry at some level into the IT workforce; however, […]

Healthcare Changes Spur Growth for Health Informatics Jobs

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New healthcare laws going into effect early this year mandate all medical facilities receiving Medicare and Medicaid funds file medical records electronically. This shift in medical recording is driving a new sector of healthcare – health informatics—that is creating jobs and elevating the efficiency of the healthcare industry. Information technology is taking on new role […]

10 Careers You Could Choose with a King University Online Business Degree

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Everyone knows the basic jobs a person can get after graduation with a business degree: accountant, sales representative, IT specialist and financial analyst are just a few of the positions the average business major can apply for. However, you might find yourself wondering if there are other options out there. Maybe you don’t see yourself […]

Women Are Taking a Seat in MBA Classrooms

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  More than ever, women are a real presence in MBA programs both across the country and abroad. MBA classes at both Wharton and Harvard, two of the top programs in the US, have record numbers of women enrolled to earn their MBA degrees. A big part of the reason for this trend is that […]

Your Ultimate Guide to Nursing Career Paths

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The nursing field offers many diverging career paths, depending both on level of education and specialization. While you can begin practicing nursing with an associate degree, you may choose to advance your career by continuing your education, first with an RN to BSN program and then with a master’s degree in nursing. Though many fields […]

How King’s MBA Specializations can Land you Your Dream Job

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No one decides to go back to school without a good reason. Maybe doing so is required to advance in your current career or maybe the increased salary is attractive to you, but whatever the reason, King University can help you reach your goals. Many people choose to continue their education because there is a […]

Computer Science vs. Information Technology: Which Degree is Right for You?

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Once you have narrowed down the general field that you would like to study when going back to school, you may think that the rest is easy to figure out. However, that is not always the case. Though you may know that you want to work in healthcare, business or technology, you now have more […]

8 Business Associations in Tennessee that Help Students Make Connections

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Developing strong networks with influential connections can help you get ahead in today’s workforce. As a business student, you should consider joining business associations now to establish a solid network of high profile power players to help you in your career ventures after graduating from King University with one of our online business degrees. Our […]

7 Types of Nurses with Age-Specific Competencies

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Nurses bring comfort to patients of all ages Patient care shouldn’t be viewed as a one-size-fits-all treatment practice. Patient needs are broad across ages and other demographics, and on-the-job nursing skill sets are diverse in most medical units. Overlapping patient care teams can put your patients’ safety at risk and sends the wrong message to […]

What King University’s Online MBA is all About

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King’s online Master of Business Administration (MBA) program provides you with the knowledge and skills necessary to be competitive in the business job market. We pride ourselves on graduating successful leaders and managers in various business settings. The program combines case analysis, individual preparation and small group discussions. The MBA degree also utilizes a team-based […]

Spotlight on King’s IT Program

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The field of information technology (IT) is constantly expanding as businesses increasingly depend on technology to operate and function in the global economy. The Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates that the field will grow 18% through 2020. King University prepares you to be successful and competitive in this rapidly growing job market through our online […]

Growing Nursing Jobs in Tennessee

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The aging baby boomer population is creating an enormous demand for healthcare professionals, and Tennessee is feeling this intensified push for added support in its healthcare facilities. “The Role of Healthcare in the Knoxville Area Economy: Trends and Economic Impacts” – a recent study issued by the King Institute for Regional Economic Studies (KIRES) at […]

12 Online Nursing Courses to Prepare You for Your Career

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King University offers two distinct online nursing degrees for professionals looking to higher education to get more out of their nursing careers. Our Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) and Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) build on your work experience to promote your level of patient care and increase your value in the workforce. […]

Earn a Specialized Online Information Technology Degree From King University

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Students can target their degree outcome with seven concentrations Technology touches nearly every aspect of business giving professionals with an information technology background a powerful edge in today’s workforce. And, because of their value in the workforce, IT degrees are in demand by both employers and prospective students seeking a degree with high ROI. However, […]