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September 23 2017, 6:38PM PDT

Associates Degree: Streamlining California Colleges

Many California students who have chosen - or have no choice but - to attend a state community college are finding that transferring their credits to a four year school is not always easy. That is why California is now proposing associate degree programs that are fully transferable to four year State schools.

The report's authors cite trends showing that, by 2025, there will be one million fewer college graduates than are needed in the work force. One way to [Read More]

Walden University Gets Positive Feedback From Students

When choosing an online school for your bachelors or masters degree, you will want to choose a school with a reputation where students feel that the have had a great experience. Walden University is one of those schools whose reputation keeps its enrollment high.

Having a college education is an important step toward career success, but alumni and students of Walden University : are benefiting from more than just job opportunities. According to recent survey results, 75 percent of graduates [Read More]

What Drives Women MBA's?

Women looking in to earning their MBA degree in high pressure and risky areas such as finance may find that hormones are a factor for their career choice. A recent study looked at women and their exposure to testosterone as a reason they take on precarious careers.

Higher testosterone levels might explain why some women seek out risky financial trading jobs while others stick to more stable business careers, U.S. researchers reported on Monday.

Female MBA students with higher levels [Read More]

Data Modeling Degrees Take Shape

Different industries have different requirements for what they need from their data. Organizations today need quick and precise access to data in order to maintain their competitive edge, and those who have a data modeling degree can start a career in this growth industry.

In today's business world change is a constant and companies need to ensure that they keep up with that change. Whether the change is an opportunistic response to new conditions - requirements, regulations, market conditions, a [Read More]

Sketch up a Career in CAD

Earning your art degree online can be a great way to go, but you need to be certain that your program is acceptable for the field you wish to enter. Students who want to earn their degree in computer aided drafting will need to be certain that their programs are certified by the American Design Drafting Association

Pennsylvania College of Technology's computer aided drafting technology major recently was recertified by the American Design Drafting Association.

ADDA, an organization for [Read More]

Learn a Thing or Two with an Education Degree.

Jobs in the education and teaching sectors have become a very popular area for people going back to school during this economic downturn. Earning an education degree can open many doors for opportunity. Even thought these aren't the big money careers, having a teaching degree can help to keep you steadily employed with great benefits.

Andy Hanson, dean of student services at Lewis-Clark State College in Lewiston, said the school sees stable and strong enrollment in degree programs such as [Read More]

Business Degree: What Does Your Major Say About You?

Did you know that your choice of college major could tell someone how religious you are? A recent study looked in to people's frequency of church attendance versus their choice of major using business degree students at their reference point.

A lot of people might expect that those who study physical sciences become the least religious during their tenure at school. The research found that this is not the case; a course of study in the sciences, such as physics [Read More]

Law Enforcement Recruits are Hard to Find

Law enforcement can be a very exciting career choice with great benefits. The pay however may not be exactly what you are looking for. Even though starting salaries can be low, earning your degree in law enforcement can give you an advantage to getting the best jobs in this field.

Today's youth, and even many adults, aren't thrilled by officers' relatively low pay, long hours, and dangerous line of work. And they don't see policing as a long-term [Read More]


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