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10 Most Popular Degree programs in 2010

So you know that you want to go back to school.  You also know that you want to stop having jobs and start a career.  What you don’t know is what type of degree program to choose.  Here is a … Continue reading

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Tips for staying focused in online classes

For many working adults, the availability of online classes makes it possible to balance school with work and family life.  However, a certain level of self-discipline is necessary so that you don’t fall behind in your coursework.  Here is a … Continue reading

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10 Tips for Saving on College Tuition

If you take a 5-minute sweep around the web for the latest college news, you’ll likely come across a few articles, or at least mentions, relating to the rising costs of tuition.  For many of those looking to start or … Continue reading

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10 Degree Programs Slated to Grow over the next 10 Years

With unemployment at record levels, people are looking and searching for options to either become employed or maintain an advantage over the competition. Obtaining that initial degree, finishing up the remaining hours or going on to a graduate level program … Continue reading

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Alternatives to a 4-year education

Maybe you grew up in a cul-de-sac.  Or anyplace else in America, really.  If so, you have likely been told since you can recall that the path to life success runs straight through a traditional, four-year college or university.  For … Continue reading

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4 Tips To a Killer College Essay

Whether you’re a true college-bound youngster or someone with a little more life experience who’s looking to complete their education, it’s quite likely you’ll be writing some college application essays.  The application essay(s) is the first college test (I know…you’re … Continue reading

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Top 10 College Mascots With Videos

Almost as old as time, college mascots have long been a mainstay of college events – wether it be sporting, charity work, or just about anything else. As a salute to college mascots everywhere, we’ve put together a list of … Continue reading

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Tips for getting college scholarships

Between the high cost of books, tuition, and the state of the economy, who can afford a college degree anymore?  According the National Center for Education Statistics, the 2007-08 school year for 4 year institutions averaged $19,362 for annual tuition, … Continue reading

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5 Super Killer Craigslist Addons for YOU

For many college students shopping for dorm furniture, a job, a used car, or just about anything else, craigslist.org is one of the first stops.  Unfortunately, craigslist also tops many users’ lists of most annoying places to shop.  Fortunately, help … Continue reading

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Top online Master of Business Administration (MBA) schools other than the University of Phoenix

While pretty much everyone is familiar with University of Phoenix and their online Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree programs, there are many other options for students seeking the path less traveled.  At a minimum, it makes sense to compare … Continue reading

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