Going Back to College

School

That belief in education as a universal good holds true for middle-aged people. Over 3.9 million people ages 35 and over were enrolled in degree-granting institutions in 2010, the last year for which data is available, up 20 percent from when the latest recession started in 2006, according to the ...

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Study Tips

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Student Loan Debt

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Medical Degrees- Risk vs Reward?

Medical Degrees

The average student takes 8.2 years to slog through a PhD program and is 33 years old before earning that top diploma. By that age, most Americans with mere bachelor’s degree are well into establishing themselves professionally. It takes forever to earn a doctorate degree because graduate students are routinely ...

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Entrepreneurship- Finding your own way

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Path breaking offerings by entrepreneurs, in the form of new goods & services, result in new employment, which can produce a cascading effect or virtuous circle in the economy. The stimulation of related businesses or sectors that support the new venture add to further economic development. For example, a few ...

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Taking Online Classes

OnlineSchools

one of the most important parts of being successful while taking online courses is actively working with your peers. That’s why all of our web-based classes feature robust discussions threads and chat features. Classes may include group projects where students reach out to one another via email and chat to ...

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Where to Buy Cheap Textbooks

Textbooks

Too many college students’ biggest textbook worry is not how heavy lugging their books to class will be, but how much of an impact the books will have on their bank accounts. It’s no doubt one of the most frustrating parts of beginning each semester: that dreaded trip to the… ...

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What to Bring to College

Pack for college

Soon you’ll be packing your bags for college. But packing them with what? Countless freshmen arrive at the dorms lugging massive boxes and suitcases only to discover that they brought too much or forgot something. By bringing the right items with you, you’ll get a good start on the school ...

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Scholarship can help lighten your load

Scholarship

The cost of college tuition has increased 1,120% (no, that’s not a typo) in the past 30 years.With the cost of college continuing to skyrocket, many students will no longer be able to pay for school out of pocket. While many students use financial aid to offset the cost of ...

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Careers for new grads

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