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Historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs)

HBCUs are community anchor institutions and hubs of Black excellence, crucial for the economic upliftment of Black Americans.

November 26, 2021 | by DegreeChoices Staff

What you should know about job references

You need an employment reference for a job. Who should you ask and what should they include? Find out in this article.

November 25, 2021 | by DegreeChoices Staff

How to write an engaging cover letter

Design an engaging cover letter by reading about these tips that will amplify your qualities and help you land your dream job.

November 25, 2021 | by DegreeChoices Staff

How to create a standout resume

How can you make the best impression in a job application? In this guide, we tell you how to make your resume stand out

November 25, 2021 | by DegreeChoices Staff

How to prepare for an interview

Learn crucial interview tips to help you land your dream job and top 10 questions commonly asked in interviews.

November 25, 2021 | by DegreeChoices Staff

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Prison education across the U.S.

This article from the degree choices team evaluates the US prison education system, highlighting key areas in need of improvement.

November 4, 2021 | by DegreeChoices Staff
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What you need to know about need-blind admissions

Need-blind admissions helps students who are at a financial disadvantage have an equal opportunity to be admitted to college.

October 27, 2021 | by Michael Nietzel

Twilight of the rankings or, how to judge rankings with a hammer

Although rankings are meant to showcase outstanding schools they can be misleading and harmful to minority students.

October 21, 2021 | by David Levy

Diversity in nursing education

Concordant patient-clinician relationships are an important aspect of the healthcare system which is why diversity in nursing is vital.

October 20, 2021 | by Kevin N. Shriner

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 DegreeChoices Staff

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 DegreeChoices Staff

How to create a standout resume

How can you make the best impression in a job application? In this guide, we tell...

November 25, 2021 | by DegreeChoices Staff
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Types of degree programs

Learn all about the different types of degrees and some of the typical predicaments surrounding...

November 11, 2021 | by Tom Czaban

What are the differences between certificate programs, certifications and licenses

Explore the differences between certification, certificates, and licenses to see which best suits your career...

October 25, 2021 | by DegreeChoices Staff

Getting a later-in-life degree

Going back to school as an older adult offers both challenges and rewards as numbers...

August 16, 2021 | by Leah Glennon
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Historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs)

HBCUs are community anchor institutions and hubs of Black excellence, crucial for the economic upliftment...

November 26, 2021 | by DegreeChoices Staff

The different types of educational institutions

More than simply colleges and universities, educational institutions differ by program, funding, student demographic, and...

November 24, 2021 | by DegreeChoices Staff

COVID vaccine in Colleges – Degree Choices

Degree Choices has compiled a database of colleges across the U.S. based on their implementation...

November 22, 2021 | by DegreeChoices Staff
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COVID vaccine in Colleges – Degree Choices

Degree Choices has compiled a database of colleges across the U.S. based on their implementation...

November 22, 2021 | by DegreeChoices Staff

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...

November 22, 2021 | by DegreeChoices Staff

Getting the support you need at college

Making the transition to college is a challenge academically and mentally. Find out what resources...

November 12, 2021 | by Jacqueline Belanger
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Prison education across the U.S.

This article from the degree choices team evaluates the US prison education system, highlighting key...

November 4, 2021 | by DegreeChoices Staff

What you need to know about need-blind admissions

Need-blind admissions helps students who are at a financial disadvantage have an equal opportunity to...

October 27, 2021 | by Michael Nietzel

Twilight of the rankings or, how to judge rankings with a hammer

Although rankings are meant to showcase outstanding schools they can be misleading and harmful to...

October 21, 2021 | by David Levy
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How to budget as a student

Budgeting as a student is no easy feat. Read our financial experts tips to saving...

November 23, 2021 | by Miranda Marquit

Calculating ROI – or the earning potential of a degree

By basing the choice of degree program and educational institution on return on investment (ROI)...

November 8, 2021 | by Michael Nietzel

What you need to know about need-blind admissions

Need-blind admissions helps students who are at a financial disadvantage have an equal opportunity to...

October 27, 2021 | by Michael Nietzel
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