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Making The Grade: Is Grad School Right?

Making The Grade: Is Grad School Right?

How to decide if graduate school is the right move for you Is grad school right for me? The decision to apply to graduate school is a big one. All…

Is College Worth The Price?

Is College Worth The Price?

Study says college education means more than just a higher salary There’s a lot of talk about the price of a college education. Over the last decade the price of…

Returning To College 101

Returning To College 101

Success skills for returning to the classroom You have made the big decision to start or return to college. In many ways, just making that decision shows a great sense…

Book Excerpt: What Did You Expect?

Book Excerpt: What Did You Expect?

What you can and can’t expect from your college roommate “I knew my roommate before we lived together. She seemed really nice, so I assumed we’d hang out together or…

An Internship Is A Great Way To Get Experience Before You Graduate

An Internship Is A Great Way To Get Experience Before You Graduate

How to secure a part-time job or internship Whether it’s a summer job, an internship or part-time work during the school year, there are some places tailored to students looking…

College Bound: Before You Apply For College

College Bound: Before You Apply For College

What to know before you apply for college Studies have shown that when the economy is down people tend to go to school. This includes traditional students, those who enter…

Internships Let You Preview A Profession

Internships Let You Preview A Profession

How an internship can help you try a career on for size Have you decided what you want to do after college? Do your studies lead to a specific career?…

Surviving Finals During the Holidays

Surviving Finals During the Holidays

Tips to help you get through the season The holiday season is my favorite time of year. With all the parties, festivities, and get-togethers, as the song says, it really…

Six Criteria to Determine If An Internship Is Legal

Six Criteria to Determine If An Internship Is Legal

Excerpted from the US Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration Advisory System Want to know if your internship is legal? U.S. Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division (WHD)…