Benefits of a College Education

The importance of obtaining a college education can’t be understated. In an uncertain economy, having a college degree is a substantial step towards ensuring better job security and a better overall salary. However, it’s economic problems that make it difficult for some to entertain ideas about a college career. The good news is that there

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College Tours for the Bright Minds of Tomorrow

College tours are a must for all the aspiring minds who are about to start a new chapter in their lives, for the ones who wish to shape their future according to their terms and conditions, for the ones who wish to come out with flying colours from the college of their choice. College tours

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College Preparation For First Generation College Students

Just this afternoon I had a brief conversation with a woman whose daughter is now in high school. My wife and I have a son who is now in college and when (I’ll call her) Rosa and I originally talked about our kids some years ago her daughter was in the 4th grade. That was

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Mold a Degree From Thousands of Free College Courses

Shagging a college degree using a home school approach seems an impossible dream after high school. When home school kids become college eligible they have to enter the institutional environment of so-called traditional colleges to acquire a degree. However, things have changed. Traditional college and even online colleges are no longer the only alternative paths

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How to Pay for College: Top 7 Student Aid Questions Answered

You’ve decided to get your degree. Now it’s time to think about how to pay for college. There are many student aid options available to help you pay for college: government, businesses, community organizations and even individuals. The government is the largest source of available financial assistance for college, and it literally offer billions of

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All Education is Great and Sometimes Life Experience is a Great Education

Over the years, I have found wonderful sites for both real-life education, correspondence courses and online education. And the best opportunities there are for all people, no matter where or how they live are those that are at the sites for free online education. You can learn all types of subjects, from gardening, language, health,

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Graduate Education Degree Concentrations

As educational careers and instructional certifications become more specialized, education graduate programs are reflecting this by encouraging students to declare a concentration within their education degree program. A concentration makes educators more attractive, often broadening their career prospects and better preparing them to meet the challenges of being an education professional. While it’s typical for

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Education – We’re Failing Our Children

There are reams of reading and stacks of studies purporting to assess various problems of the United States’ educational system. Each problem turns out to be rooted in our individual failure to place an extremely high value on a solid education. Our failure contrasts sharply with societal values of China, India or Japan where admission

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7 Ways to Ensure Success With an Online Education Degree

The ability to obtain an online education degree has opened the educational doors for many students who cannot afford to attend school on campus as a full-time student. Distance learning courses definitely provide some advantages over the traditional college education. But, because of the methods of delivering and receiving the material, students must consider the

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Five Myth Busters of Changing Careers – Breaking Free to Reach Your Dreams

Aside from the statistics about the sheer number of careers across our lifetimes in 2009, there are a multitude of new perspectives on career planning, and career options. Was it an option to be a network engineer in a small office when you were a youngster? How about a nanotechnology researcher? Had you ever heard

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