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Post subject: national technological university Posted: Tue Jan 03, 2006 1:58 am
degree (EE masters) from NTU worth anything?
i am working in industry and planning to do degree online part
in industry is it worth anything?
for learning, it looks good.
people like there name dropping however.
please let me know
Post subject: Posted: Tue Jan 03, 2006 8:44 am
Joined: Sun Aug 03, 2003 2:02 pm
Location: Erie, PA
I know three or four people who have gotten Master's
degrees from NTU and they have had no problems. All had been working as engineers while earning their degrees, so
by the time they graduated, their experience in the field had somewhat minimized the importance of from which
college the degree was earned. The situation is probably different if you go straight from a BS degree to a
Master's from NTU, but that scenario is unlikely anyway.
While working for General Electric and then
Lockheed Martin in the early 1990s, I took a few courses from NTU (via satellite) and got some really good
instructors from U. Mass. and other places. I never completed my Master's degree, though (was going for a MSEE in
So, if the convenience of NTU is good for you and you already are working, then I
wouldn't hesitate to get a degree from them.
- Kirt Blattenberger
Progenitor & Webmaster
Post subject: Posted: Tue Jan 03, 2006 1:32 pm
only speak for UMASS Amherst, but they offer courses and a masters program via satellite/video. The degree earned
is a Masters in EE from the the University. They treat it the same as if you were on campus.
Post subject: yeah..Posted: Tue Jan 17, 2006 11:41 am
is an ntu degree worth anything in
ie. increased pay?