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Is engineering a good major? A reality check for prospective students

Is engineering (really) a good major? The reality doesn't always match the hype. Read these 5 hard truths before you decide to major in engineering.

May 24, 2023 | by Harvey J. Graff

21 useless degrees and what to study instead

Dodge these useless majors and find alternative paths for improved career prospects and higher post-grad income.

May 16, 2023 | by Olga Knezevic

Best Online MBA Programs: No GMAT Required

We rank the best online MBA programs, no GMAT scores required! Our economic score and debt-to-earnings ratio can help you find the best value online MBA.

May 2, 2023 | by Dr. Rhiannon Pickin

Is college worth it? The data says yes…sometimes

When is a college degree worth it? We use official data to help you make an informed decision and set the record straight.

April 18, 2023 | by Olga Knezevic

6 unique career paths in social work

Explore unconventional career paths in social work, from organ transplant to veterinary social work. Find your niche in this rewarding field.

April 11, 2023 | by Dr. Satara Charlson

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Studying psychology: 38 statistics to know

Curious about studying psychology and becoming a psychologist? Discover 38 enlightening statistics on job outlooks,...

March 14, 2023 | by Olga Knezevic

What’s the difference between B.A and B.S? 

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

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...

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...

June 15, 2022 | by Matthew D. Linton

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

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

How to choose a post-baccalaureate premedical program

Ready to launch your career in medicine or healthcare but missing essential prerequisites? Discover how...

February 9, 2021 | by Austin Wetmore

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