While choosing to acquire a college degree is important, experts say that choosing a college major may be three to four times more important, as noted by Huffington Post. The majors that students choose will have long-lasting impacts on their career paths.
Thursday, Sep 04 2014 09:00 AM
Some of the most expensive schools in the country do not offer college degrees that are more valuable than what some community colleges can get you.
Thursday, Aug 28 2014 09:00 AM
A rising number of adults are returning to college, finding that the advantages of earning a degree outweigh the disadvantages.
Tuesday, Aug 26 2014 09:00 AM
Watching a sibling recover from a traumatic accident obviously is more impactful than watching even the most compelling television drama. Still, seeing the medical profession portrayed realistically but dramatically could very easily influence young viewers deciding on a career to consider medicine.
Saturday, Aug 23 2014 09:00 AM
STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) discipline students in general look to be the most sought after graduates by employers for years to come.
Thursday, Aug 14 2014 11:00 AM
For many, a main reason (if not the main reason) for attending college is to land a high-paying job. But which degrees lead to the highest salaries?
Monday, Aug 11 2014 09:00 AM
According to a study done by the National Student Clearinghouse Research Center, only 68.7% of students who enrolled in the fall of 2012 returned to school the following year. In 2009, the percentage of students who returned to college the second year was 69.9%.While the percentage difference between 2009 and 2012 may not seem significant, a 1.2 percentage drop means that 3.1 million additional students did not return to school between 2009 and 2012,
Sunday, Aug 10 2014 09:00 AM
Back to School – Continuing Education Online & Adult Learning Articles, Guides
So you’ve decided to go back to school – congratulations! This section of the U.S. News University Directory resource center features articles about adult education and continuing education, as well as guides on how to go back to college after being away for years. They can help you figure out the best way to return to school and earn the credentials you need to advance your career!