Picking a degree

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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

How to get into nursing school: ultimate guide

Becoming a nurse is a challenging yet rewarding process. Read more on how to get into nursing school with this guide and tips.

June 9, 2022 | by Olga Knezevic

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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 David Levy

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 David Levy

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

Useful tests to direct your choice of a college major and career

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