going back to school

Choose a college degree with help from a SWOT analysis
Your College Degree is Bigger than the Sum of it's Parts

“The whole is greater than the sum of its parts.” That’s what Aristotle said, and what rings true more often than not—especially when it comes to something like a college degree. It’s no small task to earn a college degree. So if you’re going after yours, it means that you want something. And what you […]

Why university accreditation matters when choosing a college degree

Would you hide your money under a mattress and expect it to earn interest? Of course not. But that’s exactly what getting your degree from an unaccredited college or university is like: It may seem like a good idea, but it yields no return on your investment. The truth is, accreditation matters very much. Before […]

How to research colleges, degree programs, and faculty members

Merriam-Webster calls it, “careful or diligent search.” “It” is what Google, Bing, Yahoo and Wikipedia give to the world: the means to quickly and conveniently gather and organize information about pretty much anything and everything. All this data readily available at your fingertips makes it easy to gather as much information as you can about […]

Interesting statistics covering the start of the new university school year

Since school is starting up soon, it’s a great time for a “Back to School” infographic. Check out some interesting statistics, and if you like what you see, please share it!