The pros, cons and con artists in the distance education business.
Learn about the pros, cons and con artists in the distance education business.
ILLUSTRATION: BETH JEPSON
A mere $179, plus a four-page ""dissertation"" written after skimming a single chapter of a single book, won me this Ph.D. in metaphysics from the American College of Metaphysical Theology. To be fair, the college did ship me about a dozen books on various mystical and philosophical topics and instructed me to read them all before I began writing. But as the above diploma shows, at this institution real study is purely optional