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Steps to Take After College that Can Make you a Financial Success
Steps to Take After College that Can Make you a Financial Success

Receiving your college diploma in the mail can feel like an immense weight has been lifted from your shoulders.  However, just because the responsibility of achieving your academic dreams is gone, it doesn’t necessarily mean that this responsibility won’t be replaced with other burdens.  As a young graduate, there can be things like student loans, rent and utilities to be [...]

Summer Could be the Perfect Time for Some Extra Coursework
Summer Could be the Perfect Time for Some Extra Coursework

Summer is often looked forward to by students as a chance to kick back, relax, and revel in a job well done after two semesters of educational accomplishment.  But for some, it’s the perfect time to get some extra coursework in.  While the sound of it might not be too appealing, it’s hard to deny that there may be some [...]

Classes in Fashion Design School
Classes in Fashion Design School

Think you have what it takes to work in the exciting world of fashion? Fashion design school is where clothing and accessory designers learn the skills they need to compete for these exiting and creative jobs. Here are some of the classes offered in fashion design schools and what students can expect to learn in each. History of Fashion In [...]

What You Really Learn in Cooking School
What You Really Learn in Cooking School

Whether or not to attend cooking school is a huge decision aspiring chefs have to make. Some people argue that restaurant experience and natural talent will take you farther than a culinary degree ever will. Others say that a cooking school degree is a necessary credential for the most desirable positions in the industry. Before you decide for yourself, consider [...]

Steps to Take as Graduation Nears
Steps to Take as Graduation Nears

It can be beneficial not to wait until the last minute to make post-graduation preparations.  Using the months leading up to graduation wisely can keep you from having to scramble for a job at the last minute or accept a situation that is less than satisfactory. In order to maximize the time before graduation, here are a few tips that [...]

Not Celebrating Valentines Day at College? Do This Instead!
Not Celebrating Valentines Day at College? Do This Instead!

For college students who are single, and may have the furthest thing from Valentine’s Day on their mind come February 14, the holiday can be a bit of a drag. And whether you’re a guy or a girl, you certainly don’t want to spend the holiday out watching other couples be romantic while you feel awkward, uncomfortable, or even lonely [...]

Online or Campus-based, Make a Course Syllabus Your Best Friend
Online or Campus-based, Make a Course Syllabus Your Best Friend

Different professors can put varying degrees of effort into their course syllabi, but in almost every case, such a course outline is provided to students at or near the beginning of class.  Many professions will urge you to read or even ask you to sign off that you have read the course syllabus, which would likely indicate that it’s important [...]

How to Select the Right College
How to Select the Right College

Picking the perfect college can be a very daunting and difficult task if you are somebody who has a lot of things on your plate. After all, what’s the best college for you? What’s the perfect fit that you would want or need with a school? What size, cost, and more do you need to take into account with the [...]

Emerging Technologies in Education
Emerging Technologies in Education

Education has evolved. Where once colleges and universities focused on a standard method of teaching, technology has allowed schools to develop methods which has changed the way we view education, allowing students who would have once been easily left behind to a place where the classroom is tailored to identify the individual needs of every student. So how has technology [...]

5 Things To Avoid When Applying to College
5 Things To Avoid When Applying to College

Applying to college is big step. One that will mold the landscape of your future and possibly change the course of your life. When you’ve completed all of the research and settled on a school that meets all of you needs, it’s certain that you will want you application to go through and be successful. Each school receives a mound [...]