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Accreditation

How Does DEAC Accreditation Work for Online Colleges?

How Does DEAC Accreditation Work for Online Colleges?

Online colleges need accreditation just like traditional schools. DEAC accreditation ensures you qualify for federal aid and get a quality online education.

2023-09-20 16:53:56
What Jobs Require a Professional License?

What Jobs Require a Professional License?

A quarter of jobs in the U.S. require a professional license, including many roles in the healthcare, education, law, and social services fields.

2023-09-20 13:50:59
How Does Psychology Accreditation Work? And Which Accreditors Should You Look For?

How Does Psychology Accreditation Work? And Which Accreditors Should You Look For?

Considering a psychology degree? Discover how psychology accreditation works and how APA accreditation differs from other psychology accreditations.

2023-09-19 22:55:15
What Happens if Your School Loses Accreditation?

What Happens if Your School Loses Accreditation?

If your school loses accreditation, don’t fret! Here are some ways to help you get back on track to successfully finishing your degree.

2023-09-20 17:07:34
Accreditation in Healthcare: What Accreditors Should You Look For?

Accreditation in Healthcare: What Accreditors Should You Look For?

Considering a career in healthcare? Healthcare accreditation ensures you get a quality education and can qualify for professional licensure.

2023-09-20 16:23:49
What Is Institutional Accreditation? And Why Is It So Important?

What Is Institutional Accreditation? And Why Is It So Important?

Institutional accreditation helps colleges prove their educational merit in addition to making them eligible for federal financial aid.

2023-09-20 17:17:05
Are Trade Schools Accredited? Yes — Here’s How It Works

Are Trade Schools Accredited? Yes — Here’s How It Works

Accredited trade schools graduate millions of skilled professionals each year. Learn about how the accreditation process works and why it’s important.

2024-03-12 13:31:17
Business School Accreditation: How Does It Work?

Business School Accreditation: How Does It Work?

Considering a bachelor’s in business or an MBA? Learn how business school accreditation works and the differences between AACSB vs. ACBSP vs. IACBE.

2023-09-05 00:00:00
How Does Nursing Accreditation Work? And Which Accreditor Is Best?

How Does Nursing Accreditation Work? And Which Accreditor Is Best?

Nursing accreditation recognizes high-quality programs. Learn more about nursing school accreditation and the difference between ACEN vs. CCNE accreditation.

2023-11-16 16:41:58
Is University of Phoenix Accredited? 101 Accredited For-Profit Schools

Is University of Phoenix Accredited? 101 Accredited For-Profit Schools

Unaccredited schools usually fail to provide a quality education. Discover which for-profit schools are accredited — and which ones you should avoid.

2023-09-19 00:00:00

Career Planning

Should I Join a Law Review?

Should I Join a Law Review?

Law reviews, which are student-run journals that publish articles by professors and legal professionals, have a rich history. They date back to the establishment of the first popular law review by Harvard students in 1887. Over the years, law reviews have offered hands-on experience. In fact, having law review experience can be highly advantageous, as …

2024-02-27 22:14:50
What Jobs Require a Professional License?

What Jobs Require a Professional License?

A quarter of jobs in the U.S. require a professional license, including many roles in the healthcare, education, law, and social services fields.

2023-09-20 13:50:59
Do Employers Care About College Accreditation? Yes — Here’s Why

Do Employers Care About College Accreditation? Yes — Here’s Why

College accreditation can impact your employment options after graduation. Learn why accreditation matters in today’s competitive job market.

2023-09-19 22:46:03
How to Become a Teacher in Pennsylvania [2023 Guide]

How to Become a Teacher in Pennsylvania [2023 Guide]

Earning a teaching license in Pennsylvania could lead to an exciting career. Learn more about teaching in Pennsylvania here.

2024-06-10 19:24:00
Teaching Certification in Georgia

Teaching Certification in Georgia

Earning a teaching degree can lead to a rewarding career path. Our guide outlines how to become a teacher in Georgia.

2023-09-20 00:00:00
How To Become a Teacher in Texas

How To Become a Teacher in Texas

Earning a teaching degree can lead to a rewarding career path. Our guide outlines how to become a teacher in Texas.

2023-09-20 20:29:31
How To Get a Temporary Teaching Certificate in Florida

How To Get a Temporary Teaching Certificate in Florida

Earning a temporary teaching certificate is one way to become a certified teacher in Florida. Here’s what you need to know.

2022-10-18 23:22:12
How to Become a Teacher in Florida

How to Become a Teacher in Florida

Interested in becoming a teacher in the sunshine state? Learn more about the requirements to qualify for professional licensure in Florida.

2024-06-14 19:48:18
How to Become a Teacher in Your State

How to Become a Teacher in Your State

Teaching license requirements can vary by state. Learn more about your state teaching requirements here.

2024-04-17 19:42:48
Court Reporter Careers

Court Reporter Careers

Interested in a career as a court reporter? This guide provides typical stenographer requirements, daily responsibilities, and salary figures.

2023-09-20 15:50:42

College Admissions & Planning

10 Easiest Bachelor’s Degrees

10 Easiest Bachelor’s Degrees

Ready to earn a bachelor’s degree with less stress? Check out our list of the easiest bachelor’s degrees to get started.

2024-04-17 20:35:48
Countries With Free College

Countries With Free College

Our guide outlines which countries offer free college. We discuss what free college is and whether it’s offered to a country’s citizens or all students.

2023-09-19 22:49:58
Vocational Trade Schools in the 21st Century

Vocational Trade Schools in the 21st Century

Vocational and trade school trends often highlight growth opportunities in the job market and new career options for prospective students. Read on to learn more.

2023-09-19 21:37:09
Online Business Certificate Program Guide

Online Business Certificate Program Guide

Business certificates teach specialized knowledge within a short time period. Discover the different types, fields, and average costs of certificate programs.

2024-06-14 16:18:20
Online Colleges That Provide Laptop Perks

Online Colleges That Provide Laptop Perks

Laptops are essential for online school, but they can be pricey. If you need a computer, consider these colleges with free laptops and other discounts.

2024-04-19 14:40:25
Online Open-Enrollment Colleges: How Do They Work?

Online Open-Enrollment Colleges: How Do They Work?

So what exactly are online open enrollment colleges? Online open enrollment colleges accept almost all applicants and have few requirements for applying.

2024-05-30 15:30:28
MyCAA Program for Military Spouses

MyCAA Program for Military Spouses

Earn Your License, Certificate or Associate Degree with the MyCAA Program for Military Spouses What’s on this page Find MyCAA Schools & ProgramsMyCAA Overview & EligibilityApplying for MyCAABenefits of Online Learning While most educational financial aid for the military is focused on the service member themselves though Tuition Assistance, Tuition Assistance Top-Up and the GI …

2022-11-15 17:52:48
Trade School vs. College: Which Should You Go?

Trade School vs. College: Which Should You Go?

Choosing between trade school vs. college can shape your entire career. Prospective students may feel stuck wondering “Should I go to college or should I go to a vocational school?” If you are trying to decide whether to earn a vocational vs. college degree, this article offers tips to make an educated choice. You can …

2023-09-05 21:18:01
Test-Optional Colleges Not Requiring SAT or ACT Scores

Test-Optional Colleges Not Requiring SAT or ACT Scores

Test-optional schools don’t require your SAT or ACT scores. Some colleges don’t consider them in admission decisions at all. Learn more about test-optional colleges.

2023-12-20 18:45:24
College Application Guide for Home Schooled Students

College Application Guide for Home Schooled Students

Advice, Scholarships & Resources As the number of homeschoolers continues to climb toward 2.5 million and more colleges roll out homeschool-specific guidelines for applicants, higher education has taken on a decidedly favorable attitude towards this population of learners. Most homeschooling families still have questions about the college application process. Learn more about the elements of …

2023-10-17 20:53:46

Equity & Access

Scholarships for Students with Medical Conditions

Scholarships for Students with Medical Conditions

How to Leverage Medical Challenges to Fund Higher Education For students with medical conditions, it can be difficult to cope with the demands of managing their illness while also handling the challenges of getting a degree. The good news is, these students may be able to alleviate some of their financial concerns thanks to the …

2020-12-07 19:30:11
A Guide for Minorities in Nursing

A Guide for Minorities in Nursing

Breaking Barriers, Expanding Diversity, and Finding Success Despite being a rapidly expanding field, the nursing profession is still working to increase diversity. Learn how minority nurses can overcome barriers and find out what’s being done to improve diversity in both nursing education and the workplace. Cultural, racial, and ethnic demographics in the United States continue …

2023-07-12 13:24:37
Thriving in Trade School with a Disability

Thriving in Trade School with a Disability

Support Services, Adaptive Tools & Resources to Succeed on the Vocational Path High school students should survey their options before joining the working world. Some students prefer vocational programs, which lead to independent skilled work. The following guide covers the benefits of vocational education. This page also explores the laws protecting students and employees with …

2023-11-20 00:00:00
Veterans Can Use GI Bill to Learn Trade Skills

Veterans Can Use GI Bill to Learn Trade Skills

Turn Your Military Skills and into a Civilian Career The popular GI Bills® like the Post-9/11 GI Bill®, Montgomery GI Bill® and Vocational Rehabilitation are all programs veterans can use to learn a vocational skill. Skilled trades like automotive repair and truck driving or building trades such as carpentry, plumbing and electrical are just some …

2023-06-28 17:26:39
College Success for Students with Learning Disorders

College Success for Students with Learning Disorders

Preparation Advice & Resources for Conquering Learning Challenges at School Every student learns differently, and those with learning disorders may find the average classroom environment intimidating, especially in college. But with proper accommodations,support and preparation, students with learning disorders can not only find success,but excel in higher education. In 2017, students with learning disorders were three …

2024-03-29 17:15:09
Scholarships & Financial Aid for Students with Disabilities

Scholarships & Financial Aid for Students with Disabilities

PAYING FOR SCHOOL, SPECIAL TUITION PROGRAMS & EXPERT ADVICE Students with disabilities deserve an education just like every other student. And like the majority of college students, students with disabilities often have trouble finding ways to pay for school and school related costs. There are many special scholarships and financial aid opportunities intended for particular …

2024-03-29 17:18:45
Online Open-Enrollment Colleges: How Do They Work?

Online Open-Enrollment Colleges: How Do They Work?

So what exactly are online open enrollment colleges? Online open enrollment colleges accept almost all applicants and have few requirements for applying.

2024-05-30 15:30:28
MyCAA Program for Military Spouses

MyCAA Program for Military Spouses

Earn Your License, Certificate or Associate Degree with the MyCAA Program for Military Spouses What’s on this page Find MyCAA Schools & ProgramsMyCAA Overview & EligibilityApplying for MyCAABenefits of Online Learning While most educational financial aid for the military is focused on the service member themselves though Tuition Assistance, Tuition Assistance Top-Up and the GI …

2022-11-15 17:52:48
Test-Optional Colleges Not Requiring SAT or ACT Scores

Test-Optional Colleges Not Requiring SAT or ACT Scores

Test-optional schools don’t require your SAT or ACT scores. Some colleges don’t consider them in admission decisions at all. Learn more about test-optional colleges.

2023-12-20 18:45:24
Supporting and Protecting Undocumented Students

Supporting and Protecting Undocumented Students

What Schools, Leaders & You Can Do to Help the Undocumented Community Given the political uncertainty around DACA specifically and immigration policy in general, this guide is a reminder of what educators and ordinary citizens can do to help undocumented students. While it should not be taken as legal advice, it does provide readers with …

2022-11-08 19:22:00

Financial Aid & Scholarships

Scholarships for Students with Medical Conditions

Scholarships for Students with Medical Conditions

How to Leverage Medical Challenges to Fund Higher Education For students with medical conditions, it can be difficult to cope with the demands of managing their illness while also handling the challenges of getting a degree. The good news is, these students may be able to alleviate some of their financial concerns thanks to the …

2020-12-07 19:30:11
Criminal Justice Scholarships and Financial Aid Guide

Criminal Justice Scholarships and Financial Aid Guide

Criminal justice scholarships help law enforcement and forensics workers afford college. Learn more about how you can fund a criminal justice degree.

2024-04-24 00:00:00
Financial Aid & Scholarships for Dental Hygiene Students

Financial Aid & Scholarships for Dental Hygiene Students

Dental hygiene school can get expensive. Discover ways to offset education costs with financial aid resources, hygienist scholarships, and reimbursement plans.

2023-09-15 21:32:12
Online Colleges That Provide Laptop Perks

Online Colleges That Provide Laptop Perks

Laptops are essential for online school, but they can be pricey. If you need a computer, consider these colleges with free laptops and other discounts.

2024-04-19 14:40:25
Scholarships for Vocational Students

Scholarships for Vocational Students

A Guide to Scholarships and Grants for Vocational Students Vocational students build career skills in fields like healthcare, manufacturing, and technology. Vocational certificates and degrees prepare graduates for high-demand careers in many industries. But vocational school can be expensive. An associate degree can cost over $30,000 at a private school. Most students cannot pay out …

2022-10-25 20:51:39
Scholarships & Financial Aid for Students with Disabilities

Scholarships & Financial Aid for Students with Disabilities

PAYING FOR SCHOOL, SPECIAL TUITION PROGRAMS & EXPERT ADVICE Students with disabilities deserve an education just like every other student. And like the majority of college students, students with disabilities often have trouble finding ways to pay for school and school related costs. There are many special scholarships and financial aid opportunities intended for particular …

2024-03-29 17:18:45
Financial Aid for Latinx Students to Attend School

Financial Aid for Latinx Students to Attend School

Scholarships for Latino, First Generation, Migrant & Undocumented Students Although Hispanic and Latino students are expected to comprise nearly half of all K-12 learners by the year 2040, this group still lags disproportionately behind other races and ethnicities when it comes to higher education, according to Pew Research. In a study of college completion by …

2022-12-01 16:11:31
Scholarships and Grants for Non-Traditional Students

Scholarships and Grants for Non-Traditional Students

All students are concerned about how they will fund their college education, and Non-Traditional students are no exception. While some of the funding opportunities may be different for their traditional counterparts, there are many avenues Non-Traditional students can take to find scholarships and grants. This guide is designed to help Non-Traditional students navigate this endeavor. …

2023-09-19 21:55:55
MBA Scholarship Guide

MBA Scholarship Guide

Applicants must have at least a 3.0 GPA and demonstrate interest in a business administration/management career in the public transportation industry.

2024-05-13 19:08:43
Scholarships for Psychology Students

Scholarships for Psychology Students

There are many financial aid and scholarship options available in psychology for undergraduate and graduate students. Find the right scholarships for psychology students here.

2023-09-20 20:41:07

K-12

Stress in School: What Kids Need to Know

Stress in School: What Kids Need to Know

Stress in Students: Causes & Symptoms Unlike adults, who can communicate about how stress impacts their lives, children and teens may not recognize or even have the words to describe how they’re feeling. Students are experiencing stress at growing rates, with a 2014 American Psychological Association study finding teens in the U.S. are even more …

2024-03-29 00:00:00
How to Prevent Students From Dropping Out

How to Prevent Students From Dropping Out

When high school and college students leave school without diplomas or degrees, it becomes harder for them to earn substantial salaries, live healthful lives and open doors of opportunity. While dropout rates among some student populations fell over the last decade, every year, millions of learners don’t finish their programs of study. The following guide …

2023-10-17 00:00:00
Supporting and Protecting Undocumented Students

Supporting and Protecting Undocumented Students

What Schools, Leaders & You Can Do to Help the Undocumented Community Given the political uncertainty around DACA specifically and immigration policy in general, this guide is a reminder of what educators and ordinary citizens can do to help undocumented students. While it should not be taken as legal advice, it does provide readers with …

2022-11-08 19:22:00
Support for Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Support for Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Tips for Meeting Autistic Students’ Educational Needs Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a developmental disability that affects how people respond to their environment behaviorally, socially and communicatively. Since there is a wide variety of ways this disorder manifests itself, people on different parts of that spectrum have different strengths and weaknesses. No matter where a …

2023-10-17 21:16:19
Prevention of Plagiarism in College

Prevention of Plagiarism in College

Strategies & Resources For Students And Teachers Students, particularly those in college, are expected to adhere to rigorous codes of conduct that stress academic integrity, including prohibitions against plagiarism. Steering clear of plagiarism, however, can be more difficult than it seems and the consequences can be severe. Fortunately, it’s a problem educators are devoting quite …

2023-09-15 21:21:32
Student Government in High School and College

Student Government in High School and College

Boost Your Resume While Making a Difference Student government offers students excellent ways to get involved in the inner workings of their schools, both in high school and in college. Students who participate in their student governments are privy to a range of personal and professional benefits, and they can be exposed to a variety …

2023-03-22 17:05:33
College Students Guide to Improving Study Skills

College Students Guide to Improving Study Skills

How to Assess and Advance Your Study Habits Before College For most individuals, college will provide the biggest challenge of their academic career. And even though it usually takes two or four years to a college degree, it only takes one semester to sink a GPA or substantially delay graduation. Therefore, it’s important to brush …

2023-09-19 21:58:08
College Application Guide for Home Schooled Students

College Application Guide for Home Schooled Students

Advice, Scholarships & Resources As the number of homeschoolers continues to climb toward 2.5 million and more colleges roll out homeschool-specific guidelines for applicants, higher education has taken on a decidedly favorable attitude towards this population of learners. Most homeschooling families still have questions about the college application process. Learn more about the elements of …

2023-10-17 20:53:46
How to Write a Letter of Recommendation

How to Write a Letter of Recommendation

Expert Resources & Advice for Admissions, Scholarships & Internships As college admissions panels and hiring committees sift through hundreds of applications, how will yours stand out? Enter the letter of recommendation. The task of self-evaluation required on a personal essay helps those who decide your fate get a sense of who you think you are, …

2024-02-21 19:27:57
Online Dual Enrollment Programs

Online Dual Enrollment Programs

As they begin to think about college, many high school students may find they want something different out of their high school experiences. Whether students are looking to get a head start on earning college credits, explore subjects that aren’t covered in traditional high school classes, take on a more rigorous or engaging workload or …

2023-07-27 18:34:15

Military

Criminal Justice Careers for Veterans

Criminal Justice Careers for Veterans

Veterans who earned a degree before serving in the military can move on to job-specific training to launch their criminal justice careers.

2023-09-20 15:07:03
Veterans Can Use GI Bill to Learn Trade Skills

Veterans Can Use GI Bill to Learn Trade Skills

Turn Your Military Skills and into a Civilian Career The popular GI Bills® like the Post-9/11 GI Bill®, Montgomery GI Bill® and Vocational Rehabilitation are all programs veterans can use to learn a vocational skill. Skilled trades like automotive repair and truck driving or building trades such as carpentry, plumbing and electrical are just some …

2023-06-28 17:26:39
ROTC Programs at Colleges and Universities

ROTC Programs at Colleges and Universities

ROTC programs offer full scholarships to students who pursue an ROTC program and agree to military service upon graduation. Learn more about ROTC and find schools with programs near you.

2022-10-20 17:58:00
MyCAA Program for Military Spouses

MyCAA Program for Military Spouses

Earn Your License, Certificate or Associate Degree with the MyCAA Program for Military Spouses What’s on this page Find MyCAA Schools & ProgramsMyCAA Overview & EligibilityApplying for MyCAABenefits of Online Learning While most educational financial aid for the military is focused on the service member themselves though Tuition Assistance, Tuition Assistance Top-Up and the GI …

2022-11-15 17:52:48
Student Veteran’s Guide to College Success

Student Veteran’s Guide to College Success

Overcoming the Challenges of Higher Education and Career Training Veterans going to college for the first time face a wide range of challenges. Before classes begin, there’s pressure to find the right school, navigating the new GI Bill®, and making sure all necessary materials have been organized and submitted. After D-Day, there’s fitting in socially, …

2023-10-17 21:02:25
Financial Aid for Military Family Members and Dependents

Financial Aid for Military Family Members and Dependents

Scholarships, Grants & Tuition Assistance for Service Members to Attend School In 2014, more than 800,000 veterans used their Post 9/11 GI Bill® to further their post-secondary educations, which is a 67 percent increase from 2009. The rapid rise in enrollment is evidence in the value service members place on education. For many, it’s the …

2022-10-20 18:37:25
The Best Online Colleges for Military Veterans

The Best Online Colleges for Military Veterans

If you are considering getting out of the military or are already out, you may be thinking about going to college as your next chapter in life. If so, one decision you’ll have to make is the type of venue: attending as a resident on campus, taking all classes online, or a combination of both. …

2024-06-14 18:42:10
6 Game Changers to Your GI Bill Benefits

6 Game Changers to Your GI Bill Benefits

Your Guide to Getting the Most from Your Earned Educational Benefits The GI Bill® is an education benefit managed by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and made available to military members and veterans. While most of the GI Bills are aimed toward currently serving members and veterans, the Post-9/11 GI Bill can also be …

2023-06-14 17:05:03

Student Life

College Success for Students with Learning Disorders

College Success for Students with Learning Disorders

Preparation Advice & Resources for Conquering Learning Challenges at School Every student learns differently, and those with learning disorders may find the average classroom environment intimidating, especially in college. But with proper accommodations,support and preparation, students with learning disorders can not only find success,but excel in higher education. In 2017, students with learning disorders were three …

2024-03-29 17:15:09
Stress in School: What Kids Need to Know

Stress in School: What Kids Need to Know

Stress in Students: Causes & Symptoms Unlike adults, who can communicate about how stress impacts their lives, children and teens may not recognize or even have the words to describe how they’re feeling. Students are experiencing stress at growing rates, with a 2014 American Psychological Association study finding teens in the U.S. are even more …

2024-03-29 00:00:00
ROTC Programs at Colleges and Universities

ROTC Programs at Colleges and Universities

ROTC programs offer full scholarships to students who pursue an ROTC program and agree to military service upon graduation. Learn more about ROTC and find schools with programs near you.

2022-10-20 17:58:00
MyCAA Program for Military Spouses

MyCAA Program for Military Spouses

Earn Your License, Certificate or Associate Degree with the MyCAA Program for Military Spouses What’s on this page Find MyCAA Schools & ProgramsMyCAA Overview & EligibilityApplying for MyCAABenefits of Online Learning While most educational financial aid for the military is focused on the service member themselves though Tuition Assistance, Tuition Assistance Top-Up and the GI …

2022-11-15 17:52:48
Mental Health for College Students

Mental Health for College Students

Maintaining good mental health is important. Here, we outline helpful resources for students.

2024-03-29 17:16:46
How to Prevent Students From Dropping Out

How to Prevent Students From Dropping Out

When high school and college students leave school without diplomas or degrees, it becomes harder for them to earn substantial salaries, live healthful lives and open doors of opportunity. While dropout rates among some student populations fell over the last decade, every year, millions of learners don’t finish their programs of study. The following guide …

2023-10-17 00:00:00
Supporting and Protecting Undocumented Students

Supporting and Protecting Undocumented Students

What Schools, Leaders & You Can Do to Help the Undocumented Community Given the political uncertainty around DACA specifically and immigration policy in general, this guide is a reminder of what educators and ordinary citizens can do to help undocumented students. While it should not be taken as legal advice, it does provide readers with …

2022-11-08 19:22:00
Support for Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Support for Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Tips for Meeting Autistic Students’ Educational Needs Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a developmental disability that affects how people respond to their environment behaviorally, socially and communicatively. Since there is a wide variety of ways this disorder manifests itself, people on different parts of that spectrum have different strengths and weaknesses. No matter where a …

2023-10-17 21:16:19
Prevention of Plagiarism in College

Prevention of Plagiarism in College

Strategies & Resources For Students And Teachers Students, particularly those in college, are expected to adhere to rigorous codes of conduct that stress academic integrity, including prohibitions against plagiarism. Steering clear of plagiarism, however, can be more difficult than it seems and the consequences can be severe. Fortunately, it’s a problem educators are devoting quite …

2023-09-15 21:21:32
Student Government in High School and College

Student Government in High School and College

Boost Your Resume While Making a Difference Student government offers students excellent ways to get involved in the inner workings of their schools, both in high school and in college. Students who participate in their student governments are privy to a range of personal and professional benefits, and they can be exposed to a variety …

2023-03-22 17:05:33

Test Prep

Best Online MBA Programs with no GMAT Requirement

Best Online MBA Programs with no GMAT Requirement

GMAT requirements can present a barrier for prospective MBA students. Fortunately, many online MBA programs offer application processes with no GMAT requirement.

2023-06-30 17:04:33
Test-Optional Colleges Not Requiring SAT or ACT Scores

Test-Optional Colleges Not Requiring SAT or ACT Scores

Test-optional schools don’t require your SAT or ACT scores. Some colleges don’t consider them in admission decisions at all. Learn more about test-optional colleges.

2023-12-20 18:45:24
College Students Guide to Improving Study Skills

College Students Guide to Improving Study Skills

How to Assess and Advance Your Study Habits Before College For most individuals, college will provide the biggest challenge of their academic career. And even though it usually takes two or four years to a college degree, it only takes one semester to sink a GPA or substantially delay graduation. Therefore, it’s important to brush …

2023-09-19 21:58:08
Guide to High School Equivalency Exams

Guide to High School Equivalency Exams

A Guide to the HiSET, TASC, NEDP and GED Not having a high school diploma can hinder an individual’s future potential earnings. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, someone with a high school diploma has median weekly earnings of $679, while those without one come in at $494. And because a high school diploma …

2024-01-04 23:16:46
Can I Get Into Graduate School With a Low GPA?

Can I Get Into Graduate School With a Low GPA?

A Low GPA Doesn’t Have to Keep You from Your Grad School Dreams According to the Council of Graduate Schools’ Survey of Graduate Enrollment and Degrees, there were a total of 2.2 million graduate school applications submitted to colleges and universities around the country for the 2016 academic year. With that many applicants competing for spots, students …

2023-10-17 20:50:14
How to Drop or Withdraw From a Class

How to Drop or Withdraw From a Class

Expert Advice on When to Ask for Help, Drop or Withdraw Good grades are important for many reasons. Not only do they set a student up for better long-term opportunities in applying to graduate or professional school, they also allow entrance into specific fields of study and lead to scholarships and other opportunities. But some …

2023-08-15 21:51:30
How to Study for the GRE Fast: 9 Essential Tips

How to Study for the GRE Fast: 9 Essential Tips

Smart Steps and Tips to Get Ready in a Hurry The GRE is a standardized test used to get a sense of prospective students’ readiness for the rigors of grad school. Not every program requires GRE scores, but those that do typically have strict deadlines for when they must be sent in. Students find themselves …

2022-10-27 17:51:33
How to Prepare for the NCLEX-PN

How to Prepare for the NCLEX-PN

Passing the National Council Licensure Examination for Practical Nurses, or NCLEX-PN, is mandatory for anyone who wants to work as a practical or vocational nurse in the US. Most graduates aim to take it shortly after finishing their nursing program – when concepts and information are still fresh in their minds – so they can …

2023-08-22 20:12:02
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