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How to graduate early: earning college credits in high school

Top ways to earn college credits in high school: save money down the road by graduating college faster.

November 24, 2022 | by Jeremy Coppock

Does the law school rebellion spell trouble for U.S. News’ college rankings?

Top law schools are withdrawing from U.S. News' rankings, shining a light on what many already know: U.S. News’ college rankings are deeply flawed. 

November 22, 2022 | by Dr. Michael Nietzel

Should you get a BA or BS? 

We explore the differences between bachelor of arts and bachelor of science degrees to help you decide which path is best for you.

October 17, 2022 | by Kristin Gleason

Ranking the Big 10 universities by economic performance 

We evaluate the ROI of attending a Big Ten university. Find out which Big Ten school offers the best economic value to students.

October 13, 2022 | by Dr. Michael Nietzel

We ranked the best college newspapers in 2022 by traffic and engagement

Based on traffic and engagement we've ranked the top performing college newspapers. Check to see if your university made the list!

October 4, 2022 | by Brandes Gress

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We ranked the best college newspapers in 2022 by traffic and engagement

Based on traffic and engagement we've ranked the top performing college newspapers. Check to see if your university made the list!

October 4, 2022 | by Brandes Gress
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How many colleges should I apply to?

We reveal the “golden mean” of how many colleges you should apply to. Learn how to prioritize your college list...

September 12, 2022 | by Brennan Barnard

How to apply for a scholarship

Each year millions of dollars in scholarships go unused. Learn about different scholarships and how to apply.

January 24, 2022 | by Miranda Marquit

What to do if you’re failing a class, a semester or a degree

It can be stressful knowing you're failing a class, semester, or entire degree, but there are steps you can take...

November 22, 2021 | by David Levy

How to succeed with an older boss

Stark generational differences in the workplace don't have to spell disaster. You can work with...

July 8, 2022 | by Jane Wiseman

What you should know about job references

You need an employment reference for a job. Who should you ask and what should they...

November 25, 2021 | by David Levy

How to write an engaging cover letter

Design an engaging cover letter by reading about these tips that will amplify your qualities...

November 25, 2021 | by David Levy
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Should you get a BA or BS? 

We explore the differences between bachelor of arts and bachelor of science degrees to help...

October 17, 2022 | by Kristin Gleason

10 reasons a liberal arts degree is still worth it

A liberal arts degree can be a great option for those who want to develop...

August 30, 2022 | by Jane Wiseman

Esq. vs J.D.: Which legal career path is best for you?

Esq. vs J.D.– You’ve likely seen these abbreviations as you research law careers, but what...

June 23, 2022 | by Brandes Gress
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How to graduate early: earning college credits in high school

Top ways to earn college credits in high school: save money down the road by...

November 24, 2022 | by Jeremy Coppock

Does the law school rebellion spell trouble for U.S. News’ college rankings?

Top law schools are withdrawing from U.S. News' rankings, shining a light on what many...

November 22, 2022 | by Dr. Michael Nietzel

Experts weigh in: Choosing a major   

Starting college with an undeclared major? Admissions experts from across the country weigh in on...

October 25, 2022 | by Olga Knezevic
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Senioritis: Spot the symptoms and get ready for college

Senioritis is a lack of motivation that slows down students during their senior year. Learn...

August 3, 2022 | by Brandes Gress

Guide to touring and starting college with a disability: How to prepare for campus

Campus visits are a staple in the college decision process. Read on to learn how...

June 14, 2022 | by Brandes Gress

5 ways to get the most out of your college years

Learn about 5 helpful ways you can enhance your college experience and life after graduation...

January 14, 2022 | by Dr. Michael Nietzel
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Ranking the Big 10 universities by economic performance 

We evaluate the ROI of attending a Big Ten university. Find out which Big Ten...

October 13, 2022 | by Dr. Michael Nietzel

We ranked the best college newspapers in 2022 by traffic and engagement

Based on traffic and engagement we've ranked the top performing college newspapers. Check to see...

October 4, 2022 | by Brandes Gress

Why some schools overperform in our rankings

Several lesser-known schools perform extremely well in our ROI-focused rankings. Find out why. 

September 14, 2022 | by Dr. Michael Nietzel
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Common FAFSA mistakes to avoid

FAFSA is among the most important student forms to complete, opening the door to various...

November 1, 2022 | by Jeremy Coppock

How to read a financial aid award letter

Receiving a financial aid award letter can be both exciting and confusing. Here’s a simple...

October 25, 2022 | by Jeremy Coppock

How to pay off student loans fast

As a graduate you needn’t struggle with student debt for the rest of your life....

October 25, 2022 | by Tom Czaban
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