Building Better Courses: USG eCampus Wins Award for Online Learning Accessibility
The University of West Georgia continues to make its mark as an innovative, progressive leader in online curriculum development. Recently, several UWG staff members earned an accessibility award from an international software giant as part of a system-wide distance learning initiative that calls the UWG campus home.
Program Gets High Marks: UWG Nursing Continues to Rise in the Ranks
The University of West Georgia Tanner Health System School of Nursing continues to rise in the ranks . . . of the U.S. News and World Report rankings, that is. U.S. News released their 2017 rankings this week, and UWG's online graduate nursing program ranked 29th for 2017, rising from 31st in 2016 and 41st in 2015.
Log On for Success: Online Program Prepares Students for First-Year Writing
Freshmen often struggle in English 1101 and 1102. High school curriculums teach students how to write in summary, but some are a little slim on analytical assessment - which is required for most college-level writing assignments. Seeing a need to increase analytical thinking and writing in first-year students, a group of University of West Georgia faculty decided to create a program to address this issue head on.
Leading the Pack: BestColleges.com Ranks UWG No. 4
The University of West Georgia earned high-rankings on BestColleges.com's most recent standings, landing No. 4 among the Best Online Colleges in Georgia and No. 11 among the Best Four-Year Colleges in Georgia.