Frequently Asked Questions
1. Can I register
for programs if I am an international student?
Yes, because ed2go programs are online you never have to actually
travel to the school. Most schools offer telephone or online
2. How long does it
take to complete a program?
All of our programs are self-paced and open enrollment, so you can
start them when you want and finish them at your own pace. This program
allows you 180 days, or six (6) months for completion.
3. What if I don't
have enough time to complete my program within the time frame provided?
The time allotted to complete your program has been calculated based on
the number of hours for each program, so don't worry too much about not
completing in time. If, after a concerted effort, you are still unable
to complete, your Student Advisor will help you work out a suitable
completion date. Please note that a fee will be charged for an
4. Do I have to buy
All the materials you'll need are included, and their cost will be
covered by your tuition. ed2go will ship all materials ground service
5. Can I get
ed2go courses are non-credit courses, so they do not qualify for
federal aid. In some states, vocational rehab or workforce development
boards will pay for qualified students to take our courses.
6. What happens when
I complete the program?
Upon successful completion of the program, you will be awarded a
certificate of completion.
7. Am I guaranteed a
ed2go programs will provide you with the skills you need to obtain an
entry-level position in most cases. We don't provide direct job
placement services, but our facilitators and career counselors will
help you build your resume and are available to give advice on finding
your first job. Facilitators will also be available to use as a
professional reference upon completion of the program. Potential
students should always do research on the job market in their area
8. Who will be my
Each student is paired up with a facilitator for one-on-one
interaction. The facilitator will be available (via e-mail) to answer
any questions you may have and to provide feedback on your performance.
All of our facilitators are successful working professionals in the
fields in which they teach.
9. What software or
hardware do I need in order to take online programs and what are the
In order to take our online programs, you must have access to a
computer and the Internet. You can access the program contents from any
Web-enabled computer. You don't have to use the same computer to log-in
to the program every time. We recommend that you have a word-processing
program (Microsoft Word is best) and the latest version of Internet
10. Can I use a Mac?
Yes, you can use a Mac for this program.
11. How can I get
more information about the program?
If you have questions that are not answered on our website, please feel
free to contact us via LIVE chat (click the button toward the top of
the page). If you are visiting us during non-business hours, please
feel free to send us a question using the "Contact Us" form to the
right. You may also call us at 1-855-520-6806 FREE. We will answer your
12. When can I start
Our programs are all open enrollment. You can register and start the
program as soon as you are ready.
Please note: Once the program
curriculum is accessed online or through submission of a material
shipment confirmation, refunds cannot be issued.
13. Do I need
experience in human resources to take this program?
No. You do not need to have experience in human resources.
14. What is the job
outlook for jobs in human resources?
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the employment of human
resources specialists is expected to grow from 2010 to 2020, 21% faster
15. Does this
program come with an internship?
No, but you will receive instruction and insight on how to obtain an
internship or externship upon the completion of the course.
16. What is the PHR
Professional in Human Resources (PHR) is a prestigious certificate
awarded by the Human Resource Certification Institute (HRCI), and shows
that the individual possesses the knowledge as well as practical
experience in human resource management necessary to pass this thorough
17. Why is
Obtaining certification shows that you are dedicated to your career.
Many organizations believe that hiring HR Professionals who have
received certification gives them a competitive edge. The HR
Professional is more motivated and knowledgeable in the field of HR.
18. Does this
program prepare for a certification?
Yes, you will be prepared to sit for the PHR exam, administered by the
Human Resource Certification Institute (HRCI).