Picking a degree

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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 you decide which path is best for you.

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 a well-rounded skillset and are interested in a variety of topics.

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 do they mean and which path is right for you? Read to find out.

June 23, 2022 | by Brandes Gress

Pre-med: Everything you need to know about the path to medical school

If you plan to go to medical school you may want to enrol in a pre-med program at college. We explain what being a pre-med student means and how to become one.

June 22, 2022 | by Tom Czaban

Silent no longer: valuing the master’s degree

A master’s degree can be a gateway to professional advancement or a new career. It can also benefit communities through skills and competencies and creating more engaged and informed citizens.

June 15, 2022 | by Matthew D. Linton

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How to get into nursing school: ultimate guide

Becoming a nurse is a challenging yet rewarding process. Read more on how to get...

June 9, 2022 | by Olga Knezevic

Choosing a college major – complete guide

Choosing a major is one of the key decisions you will make in college. We...

June 3, 2022 | by Brittany Mailhot

Introduction to graduate schools in America

As of 2019, about 3.1 million students were enrolled in graduate degree programs in the...

May 27, 2022 | by Dr. Michael Nietzel

Professional doctorate degrees

Dr. Julie Masterson compares different professional doctorate degrees and their degree designators, academic content, and...

May 24, 2022 | by Dr. Julie Masterson

Getting down to business: What’s the difference between B.B.A. vs. B.S.?

Want to know the differences between BBA vs. BS degrees? Read our comprehensive guide on...

May 4, 2022 | by Olga Knezevic

How colleges can support students transferring to 4-year programs

Many dreams of transferring into a 4-year program have been dashed due to poor planning....

April 8, 2022 | by Dr. Hal Higdon

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 Jeremy Coppock

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

Which EFL teaching program is right for you?

Learn about different certifications that enable you to teach abroad, expand your career options, and...

May 10, 2021 | by Danielle Bodnar

Types of college major assessments

Numerous assessment tools are available to identify which degree, major, and career will best suit...

April 7, 2021 | by Amanda Hannon

Helping your child choose the right college

You are so proud of your child reaching the end of high school and planning...

March 30, 2021 | by Leah Glennon

5 up-and-coming healthcare jobs you can get with an online degree

The COVID-19 pandemic is leading to many opportunities for those wanting to find jobs in...

February 9, 2021 | by Alisa Regnier

Pre-medical and pre-health post-baccalaureate programs: Overview and key considerations

Learn how post-baccalaureate programs can be ticket that opens the door to graduate degree programs.

February 9, 2021 | by Austin Wetmore

15 Things to know if you are majoring in psychology

Psychology is one of the most popular degree programs. Here is a list of 15...

February 9, 2021 | by Ana Mcginley

You don’t need an undergraduate degree in psychology to get an advanced degree

If you do wish you could go back to school for an advanced degree in...

November 9, 2020 | by Will Bennis

What do psychologists study?

Starting with the most general level, what defines the field of study, and ending with...

October 29, 2020 | by Will Bennis