graduate school

If you feel stuck in your career, graduate school may be a strategic move to advance your career prospects. In many high-earning professions, the degree is table stakes for earning certain titles and positions. In other fields, the degree is not mandatory, but it has serious potential to increase your earning power. The degree can […]

If you’re going back to school while balancing a career and family, chances are strong that you’re looking for ways to fast-track your education. One significant way this can happen is through transferring in previous credit or experience. But what can you get transfer credit for? And, how much can you get? Those answers vary […]

Wondering how long an MBA program will take to complete? You may read articles that promise 12 or 14 month programs. In reality, the timeline is a lot more complicated than that. What you really need to know is how long the whole process will take from start to finish—from when you start researching possible […]

“Better” is a relative word. That’s because “better” for you may not be “better” for someone else. Perhaps the, um, better rationale is as a comparative. So, comparatively speaking, in order to determine when a professional doctorate is better than a Ph.D. we need to look some of their differences. Think of the comparison between […]

Just in case you have fallen for the common misconception that a Harvard master of business administration or MBA is the be-all and end-all of MBAs, let us stop you right there and set the record straight: In a lot of ways it is not. Oh, that’s not to say that Harvard doesn’t deserve its […]

So it’s been said: You have been online much too long when you say “LOL” instead of actually laughing out loud. Funny (and perhaps true) in your everyday life. For most of us, though, the pluses of being online far outweigh the minuses. Depending on your learning style and personal preferences, being electronically and virtually […]

Doing good? Affecting a system? Furthering a cause? That’s public service, one of the most fulfilling and rewarding careers around. And for someone like you who’s considering pushing even further into it by getting your master of public administration (MPA) degree, the opportunities are equally satisfying. Here are just a few of them: Administrative Officer […]

In spite of all the monumental world, business and technological changes of the past several decades, one thing has not changed: A business is only as good as its people. And when it comes to the business of people, it was, is and will continue to be the domain and responsibility of human resource professionals. […]

When it comes to choosing a graduate degree program, the proverbial $64,000 question is always the hardest: “What do you want to do with the rest of your life?” Within your answer to that question lies the answer to this one: “Is a business psychology master’s degree right for me?” Of course, only you can […]