The demand for nurses is increasing considerably. The cause? An aging population and a shortage in nurses driven by retirement. As such, the master’s of science in nursing (MSN) degree has become a hot commodity as nurses seek to move into leadership roles and fill advanced positions that require the most current understanding of healthcare, […]

Associate or bachelor’s? Of course, each degree has its strengths for different people and careers. To answer, “Which is better?” means taking stock of your personal circumstances and professional goals. If you’re on the fence, read on, and we’ll try to cover some topics that will help you. The Basic Differences Between Bachelor’s and Associate’s […]

Over the past decade, one of the biggest changes we’ve seen in higher education is the growth of adult learning. That trend is especially true in and around Columbus Ohio—where the growth of programs aimed at adults has grown exponentially. Now, more than ever, there are schools in the Columbus and central Ohio region promising […]

Online education in Ohio is booming. To date, more than 200 Ohio institutions offer online programs for undergraduate degrees. It can be overwhelming to compare these programs against each other. Who We Included in Our List While many list sites are out there that rank all programs against each other, we wanted to examine Ohio’s […]

If you’re an educational professional, you may have considered advancing your learning (and credentials) by earning a terminal degree in your field. For some people who hold a master’s degree but want to further their expertise, pursuing a doctorate may seem like the next logical step. However, you have one big decision to make when […]

At some point along their career track, many educational professionals eventually weigh the decision to earn a Ph.D. or Ed.D. in education. In our last blog post, we examined the differences between the Ph.D. and Ed.D. and the benefits an Ed.D. can offer those pursuing leadership roles in education—as well as positions in nonprofit and […]

According to the National Association of Colleges and Employers’ Job Outlook 2017 Report, over 72 percent of all businesses in the country intend to hire employees with a business degree. That fact makes a business degree one of the most popular degrees at any university. But, what exactly can you do with a degree in […]

If you’re a veteran transitioning from military service into civilian life, you may be considering what you’ll do next — professionally. If you’re like many veterans, you might use this new beginning as an opportunity to change careers or fulfill a lifelong ambition. And this often means pursuing a college degree. There’s good news: your […]

Since its inception in the early 1940s, the veterans GI Bill® has helped millions of military servicemen and women pursue degrees and vocational training. Today, these educational benefits are still empowering veterans as they transition into their post-military lives and careers. If you’re a veteran looking to return to school or begin college for the […]

New beginnings are both exciting and challenging. This is true for anyone embarking on their next life adventure, but the transition from the military back into civilian life comes with unique complexities. This is especially evident when it comes to former service members looking to further or complete their education. For this reason, finding and […]