Fort Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB) March 19, 2010 — Kaplan Continuing Education, a leading provider of online continuing education courses, announced some of the top trends in online education. The company has seen an increase in people looking for information on healthcare and IT career training. With the economy taking a down turn, many professionals are looking for ways to become more valuable by advancing their skills.
Kaplan Continuing Education offers online certificate programs for professionals in many different industries. IT career training and other specific fields such as allied health and nursing, continue to be in demand and are some of the top trends in online education. The interest in online education is on the rise, and many people feel comfortable completing certificate programs from the comfort of their homes. By completing online education courses, people are able to enhance their skills or start new careers they didn’t think were available before.
“The trends for online education continue to rise. Many people are looking for alternative education methods where they can be home with their family or continue to work a full time job, while get the schooling and enhanced preparation needed for advancing their career.
Training for a career in IT and healthcare can become very lucrative as the baby boomer population needs help in both of these areas,” said Ron Trautman, president of Kaplan Continuing Education. “Our certificate programs are tailored to specific industries with growth. We spot the top trends of online education very carefully and fill the voids quickly to maintain our high quality of output from professors and students. Recently, we surveyed our students and 95% of those who responded believe online education is becoming more of a trend.”
Kaplan Continuing Education provides the latest in career training in IT, healthcare, and business. Their programs may also prepare students for certain certification exams, where appropriate.. The university leads online trends in education by providing certificate programs that are in demand and give students the knowledge base to achieve their career goals.
About Kaplan Continuing Education:
Kaplan Continuing Education (KCE) provides online educational services and training to professionals. The Company is dedicated to providing quality and accessible employee training and development to today’s busy professionals. KCE offers certificate programs in key areas of business, finance, health care, information technology, and fire and EMS to help you build a stronger, more knowledgeable team. These programs may be able to prepare you for certification in IT career training, among others. For more information about these programs that may lead to certifications, contact http://www.KaplanContinuingEducation.com.
About Kaplan University:
Kaplan University, of which KCE is a part, offers a different school of thought for higher education. It strives to provide, student-centered education that prepares them for careers in some of the fastest-growing industries. The University is regionally accredited by The Higher Learning Commission (HLC) and is a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (NCA). Kaplan University offers more than 100 academic programs and currently serves more than 48,000 online and on-ground students. To learn more about Kaplan University, visit http://www.KaplanUniversity.edu.