Category Archives: College

Campus vs Online Schools: What’s best for me?

As more and more students realize the importance of earning their college degree, the question “Why should I go to school?” is being replaced with “Where should I go to school?” There are more college options than ever before, especially … Continue reading

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Biology and chemistry bachelor’s degree holders may have futures as forensic scientists

Avid fans of crime shows may harbor fantasies of a dramatic lifestyle as a criminal investigator. They may also be attracted to the more scientific side of the work - the work in the laboratory. You have seen the process depicted … Continue reading

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Am I too old to go to college?

The turbulent economy has left many individuals questioning their career choices. Many older Americans have realized that their credentials are not enough to help them compete with recent college graduates. Fortunately, these professionals have many convenient options to upgrade their … Continue reading

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What is a PhD and is it for me?

Choosing to pursue a PhD is a big decision. There are so many questions that come up when determining whether or not to dedicate 3-6 years of your life studying a certain subject. What can I do with a PhD? … Continue reading

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Most Valuable Undergrad College Degrees

If how much you make after you graduate is a huge factor in your choice of major, it might be time to brush up on those math skills and look into a field in engineering. According to PayScale.com, the majority … 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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The truth about mathematicians – they’re not all geeks!

For most people, the most dreaded classes they will have to take are math classes. I cringed at the thought of going back to school and taking calculus after being out of school for two years. But, after I touched … 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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