Choosing a Degree

Going to a graduate school is a different experience than getting your undergraduate degree. But, how different? As you consider your options for earning a master’s degree, it will help you to know what is expected of you and how you can prepare for success. It’s important to know those expectations going in, because preparing […]

The pinnacle achievement in education, doctoral degrees may also open the doors to exclusive jobs and maximize salaries. For example, business Ph.D. holders earn 9 percent more over their lifetimes than those with only master’s degrees. In education, that number rises to 24 percent. The reason is simple. The doctorate identifies that a student has […]

If earning a doctorate degree were easy, everyone would do it. But not everyone does. It takes a certain kind of fortitude to commit to – and finish – such a rigorous academic program. Those who do are among an elite group of finishers because, according to The Atlantic magazine, about 50 percent of all […]

Not that many years ago there was no such thing as the internet. There were no digital marketing careers. No multimedia designers. No web developers. Naturally, no related degree programs existed either; there simply was no need for any type of degree within a field that didn’t exist. With the advent of the digital age, […]

During World War II, the U.S. military had an obvious need to train large numbers of troops for the war effort. Enter instructional design … What is commonly thought of as a modern-day field actually started in the 1940s. It continued thereafter with business, industry and education adapting the “en masse” training model for their […]

The future is bright for MBA graduates. As business demands grow, evolve and diversify at an ever-increasing pace, many top organizations are adapting their hiring strategies to focus on securing top talent. Individuals holding an MBA degree are well-positioned to take advantage of this competitive landscape. An MBA doesn’t always have a specific industry or […]

When it comes to a masters of business administration (MBA) versus a doctor of business administration (DBA) degree, think of it as a chicken-and-egg-style argument: both have merit. But this article isn’t so much about which terminal degree is right for you as it is about how a DBA can help you stand out from […]

Already have a master’s, and thinking about taking your education further? Unsure of what that actually means and what your next options may be? The pinnacle of educational attainment is the doctoral degree. But…what exactly is a doctoral degree, what can you get your doctorate in, and what is involved in the process? Consider this […]

Looking for an effective way to earn your doctorate degree? If you’re considering a doctorate, you’ve likely taken an inventory of what will be expected to earn the degree. And that inventory likely includes a huge chunk of time, energy and resources. For already-too-busy-professionals, this can be a dream killer right out of the gate. […]