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10 Top Tips for Surviving College

Make no mistake, going to college or university for the first time is sure to fill you with a whole bunch of different emotions. These will probably include a mixture of excitement, anticipation, nerves, fear […]

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Top 10 Blogs and Websites for Nursing Students

Whether you are an online nursing student or studying in a classroom environment, these blogs and websites will inspire, entertain and educate as you work toward your goal of becoming a nurse. Each resource on […]

How to Choose the Right College When Returning to School

Which school is right for you as a non-traditional student? Students heading off to college after high school graduation often pick a school based on its popularity or where their friends plan to matriculate. As a non-traditional student, you should put a little more thought process into choosing the college you plan to attend. Returning to school as an adult with other responsibilities can be challenging. Selecting a college that best fits your needs can ease the transition back to life as a student and make your time in school much more enjoyable. School considerations for the non-traditional student The reason you're returning to school and your personal situation are two of the most important factors to consider when browsing college Web pages or visiting campuses. If you're hoping to improve your career or perhaps head in a new professional direction, it's important to choose a degree field that can increase your opportunities. The Bureau of Labor Statistics provides occupational trends for just about every profession and the educational requirements that may assist your advancement in each field. Their Web pages can be an invaluable tool when deciding on a degree program.

Top 8 Websites and Blogs for Culinary School Students

Every culinary school student is unique, but they all share a love of food and cooking. We’ve rounded up a list of some of the best blogs around for culinary school students. These blogs will […]

How Non-Traditional Students Balance School, Family and Work

Returning to school to earn a degree can provide great rewards, but make sure you don't sacrifice other important aspects of your life along the way. Find out how to successfully balance your family, career, and schoolwork as a non-traditional student. Your life as a non-traditional student may be a little more complicated than that of students entering college directly out of high school. Depending on your personal situation you may be picking up the children after school, preparing for a seminar at work, and still have to figure out when you'll have time to finish up that paper for English Literature class. How does a non-traditional student manage to successfully balance the responsibilities of family and career while continuing her education? Just like a juggling act--it takes discipline and commitment. Read more...

10 Great Online Tools and Resources for College Students

The internet has changed the way that we learn. Whether you are taking online or classroom college courses, these resources can help. Check out a few today. Happy studying!

1. Grammar Girl – Quick and Dirty Tips […]

How Much Will it Cost to Go to College?

A college education represents a major investment of time and money – a powerful investment in your future. The basic costs every student faces can be broken into two categories: direct and indirect costs. Direct […]

Why Return to College Now?


No time like now to go back to college

Why would someone consider returning to college as a non-traditional student? There are as many reasons as there were for leaving school in the first place. […]