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Financial Aid

Times are hard for everyone. However, proportionally-speaking the segment of the population that seems to be one of the hardest hit are the recent college grads. The average college student amasses over $35,000 in student debt upon graduation according to Edvisors. That is the bad news. Solution: Financial aid. Enter ...

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College Parties

So you just graduated high school and now you are interested in “furthering your education.” Sure we believe you. However it’s very likely that you are going attend a College party or two. ¬†Here are a few things to keep in mind when you go to college parties. Obviously the ...

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Studying Outside

  So you’re on your twelfth cup of coffee in the library trying to stay awake and finish memorizing the textbook for your midterms. Well you’re in luck, there have been studies that demonstrate that the environment where you study can have an equal bearing on the how much you ...

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Choosing Majors

  School is so expensive these days that its more important than ever to make sure that you pick a major that is going help you land a job to help you payback the inevitable debt. So now what? According to Payscale.com the best majors in 2015 are: 10. Materials ...

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Getting MBA

Given the increasing costs of higher education, its important to do a cost/benefits analysis before you decide to prolong your scholastic tenure. About 15 years ago the question of whether or not to get more education was a clear cut answer. More education= MORE MONEY. Alas that day is no ...

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Flash cards

With all the technology today available today its easy to get swept away with the latest fade in study aids. However, dollar for dollar its hard to beat–wait for it— Flashcards. Our brains create associations more quickly and permanently through repetition. Flash cards portability allow you to study virtually anywhere ...

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Scholarships

Unless you’re a premier athlete and have colleges beating down your door, you’re probably in the same boat as the rest of us: trying to figure out how to afford college. One of the best ways to offset your collegiate costs is to receive scholarships. Unfortunately its not that easy. ...

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Medical Programs

Over the last 10 years there has been a steady rise in the demand for qualified medical personal in the United states. With the baby boomers reaching retirement age there doesn’t appear to be any sign of this trend slowing down. Though there field medical field is broad here are ...

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Criminal Justice Majors

Criminal Justice is a dynamic field encompassing about 50 different career paths. Despite the continued heavy unemployment rates in the US, Criminal Justice seems to be one of the fields with continued growth. According to Bureau of Labor Statistics this trend is expected to continue through 2016.

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Recording lectures

Taking notes is SOOOO 2000s. These days Tablet or smartphone is a must-have for every college student. Not to text your friends, update your Facebook or surf the web necessarily, but to record your lectures so that you don’t miss a word. If you haven’t started doing so already here ...

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