Before you begin on your higher education journey educate yourself with all your available online learning options. Discover which degree programs can create the most job opportunities with the maximum salary potential. Explore the wide variety of career choices including healthcare, criminal justice, business administration and computer programming. Your future is just a mouse click away.
For 1.4 million Americans who are active military personnel and the other 850,000 reservists, a military career can be a secure, financially rewarding career.
The competition for those jobs is fiercer than ever, and many students will do whatever it takes to rise to the top. What some of them don’t know, though, is how they can use their online degrees to market themselves as superior job candidates.
No student sets off to get a college degree with the intention of doing extremely poorly, but it happens in almost every class. But the good news is, it’s most likely a collection of bad habits. And the even better news is, they’re probably easier to fix than you thought.
Deciding what to major it is always a tough choice. You want to study something that interests and excites you, but also a subject that’ll lead to a stable, well-paying job.
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In the last article, we took a look at the five most demanding college majors based on number of study hours per week, average GPAs, and the amount of work involved. Today, going to the other end of the spectrum, we’ll survey the five easiest majors that, for better or for worse, make college seem like a cakewalk.
For some students, deciding what to major in can come down to two equally appealing courses, with the make-or-break decision factoring in the hardness of the major. Here are the most difficult majors, calculated by average GPA, number of study hours per week, and tuition.
As tuition rises, community colleges are being viewed more and more as an attractive choice. They still offer a degree like their four-year counterparts, but what draws students to them is the alternatives they offer.
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The professional science master’s degree, also known as the PSM, began in 1997. It provided a way quickly equip students with the skills that they would need in science, technology, engineering, and math fields.
Choosing the right master’s degree program is one of the crucial points when pursuing an education because it can really determine what your career pathway is going to be like.
Those who are prospective students need to start considering the statistics and the numbers before they enroll in their next graduate program.
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The four years you spend in college are some of the zaniest, most memorable years, which is why Hollywood has dedicated a whole genre of movie-making to it.
At some point, most university students will encounter writing a thesis. These long research essays are increasingly being called on at the undergraduate level, and are just about mandatory at the graduate level. With a bit of planning, a thesis paper doesn’t have to be stressful.</
There’s no great secret to getting the best grades in your four years in college, but it can seem like a bigger mystery than the Sphinx’s riddle. Students who consistently stay on top all have the following character traits in common.
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This semester—and year—has just about wrapped up, which means that the new one starts in only a couple of weeks. Do you have what it takes to hit the ground running?
Now that this semester is almost over, many out-of-town students will be going back home for the holidays.
As the semester winds down and exams begin, it can be tempting to take your foot off the gas pedal. But that’d be a mistake, as this is the time of year when you should be putting in the most effort.
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Graduating with a student loan in the tens of thousands is never fun, but there’s more than one way to erase the number of zeros at the end of the line.
One of the biggest costs for students—besides tuition—comes from textbooks. But as education moves in a more technologically savvy direction, textbooks are fast becoming the way of the past.
For most students, spring break is just over a month away, with two ways to approach it: the way that’ll etch itself into your memory for decades, or the way the actors in Harmony Korine’s Spring Breakers do. Hint: the first option is more fun—and legal.