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College Scholarships Specifically For Women

In academia it is true, women have come a long way. In 2013 they earned more bachelor’s and master’s degrees than their male counterparts. But even with these gains, women remain underrepresented in the key STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) fields and lag behind in terms of overall earnings. Recognizing this fact, many organizations... [Read More]

Preparing for College

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Parenting U: Prepare Your Youngster for College

File this one under the “Time Flies” category. Whether you’re kid is still learning or filling out applications, there’s never a bad time to start preparing for college. From what you feed your children to how much TV they see, the decisions you make now can mean the difference between Ivy League...

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Career Paths for Students Graduating With a Graphic Design Degree

Can you create a visually stimulating piece of artwork or some catchy displays for the general public?  Is your dream job to create pieces of work for companies or advertising agents?  Then becoming a graphic designer is the perfect career for you, and luckily these careers are looking up. Graphic designers assemble...

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What Can I Do With A Psychology Degree

What Can I Do With A Psychology Degree? | Career Options For Psychology Majors

Recently, I had a student in my office who had asked the question, “what can I do with a psychology degree?”.  She had gotten accepted to a number of good schools already and was considering pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology.  This is a pretty common question that I’ve heard more...

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Applying to College

Making the Grade | 3 Teaching Colleges To Consider

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In today’s job market, it’s important to pursue a career that fits your...


7 Dental School Requirements That You Need To Know!

Getting accepted to dental school is not like applying to college right out of high...


Common Application Essay Options | 6 Things To Avoid!

If you’ve taken a look at this year’s common application, congratulations...


Paying For College

College Scholarships Specifically For Women

FastWeb.com...The Best Scholarship Search!

In academia it is true, women have come a long way. In 2013 they earned more bachelor’s...


Why Tuition Guarantees Matter and Can Save You Thousands

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Rising college and university tuition rates are no longer rare, nor is it unusual...


Is A College Degree Worth It? Why You Should Think Twice…

With the sky-rocketing costs of college tuition, and nothing to help slow it down...


Learning about College Life

Suicide Awareness In College | Recognize The Warning Signs!

Suicide amongst teens and college students is a very real thing and is not something that should be swept under the rug.  This week’s article from Sarah deals with a touchy subject: Suicide Awareness.  As you read this article, keep in mind that no matter what high school... more


How To Study For Exams | Studying Tips For High School and College!

Developing the right study plan that fits your unique personality and learning style is the key to properly preparing for your tests and exams.  Today, Sarah  gives us some tips how to study for exams that can be used in college, as well as for high school students. With finals... more