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"I Look Like An Engineer" Movement

San Francisco engineer Isis Anchalee takes on the perceived image of engineers - that they are male and usually white or Asian.

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Guide to Careers in Sustainable (Green) Jobs
Quick Guide to Careers in Sustainable (Green) Jobs

Sustainability jobs are a growing sector of the U.S. economy, focusing on using the planet's resources in a way that does not

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Best Colleges for LGBT Students
Explore the Best Colleges for LGBT Students

LGBT-friendly campuses are across the country and include some of the most prestigious schools in the nation.

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What Makes for a “Good School?”

Finding a "good school" depends greatly on what you want out of college and your specific set of circumstances.

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Women in the NFL and Other Nontraditional Careers

Jen Welter and Sarah Thomas moving into jobs in the NFL is yet another sign that women are moving into so-called nontraditional jobs.
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Sunday, Sep 27 2015 09:00 AM

4 Computer Degrees to Start in 2016

These four computer degrees are among the best to seek as school goes back into session for the fall.
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Saturday, Sep 26 2015 09:00 AM

Top 10 Most Lucrative Bachelor’s Degrees

Math and engineering are two areas of study that can lead to some of the highest-paying jobs you can get with a bachelor's degree.
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Saturday, Sep 19 2015 09:00 AM

2016 Best Regional Universities in California and the Western U.S.

These regional schools are the best in the west region of the United States, according to the U.S. News Best Colleges 2016 rankings.
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Thursday, Sep 17 2015 09:00 AM

The Best Regional Universities in the South 2016

These are the best regional universities in the South, according to the U.S. News Best Colleges 2016 rankings.
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Wednesday, Sep 16 2015 09:00 AM

The Top 7 Most Lucrative Bachelor's Degrees

These seven careers are among the best-paying for college graduates - an important factor when considering the high levels of debt for most college students.
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Tuesday, Sep 15 2015 09:00 AM

Choose A College – Articles & Guides to Selecting the Right School or University

You want to make the best decision possible when selecting a college. In this part of the resource center, U.S. New University Directory offers you a variety of articles designed to assist you in that endeavor. Some detail particular degree or certificate programs, while others serve as a guide to picking a college. Together they can help you discover how to choose a school, so start exploring the Choosing the Right School articles now!