Engineering The Different Way

Gone are the days when engineering meant mechanical and civil and computer engineering. If you happen to think engineering is still limited to these three, you need to wake up and look around. The possibilities that the engineering profession offers you are not only limitless but also very exciting. If you are considering a career in engineering, you already know more than enough about those fields in engineering that most engineering...

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Should You Get a Second Bachelor’s Degree?

Photo by icebourg Congratulations! You’ve graduated college, and that’s an impressive feat no matter who you are. So what are you going to do now? Hopefully you’ll find a good job in your field, but that’s getting harder and harder these days depending on what you studied. What about continuing your education? Plenty of people go on to get their Master’s, and in some career fields it’s necessary. If...

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The Great Freshman Debate – How Quickly Do You Need to Choose a Major?

Photo Credit: Jason Mit When it comes to attending college, there’s no shortage of pressure. Your teachers, parents, coaches, counselors, and just about everyone under the sun is interested in your decision. They have lots of advice to give (solicited or not), and they have tons of questions. “Where do you want to go? What do you want to study?” they ask. Well, what if you don’t know? These are major...

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5 Tips for Choosing the Right Career Path

When you have finally decided that your current career path just isn’t doing it for you anymore, you have a lot to think about. While it’s great to simply get out of where you’ve been and don’t want to be anymore, you have to use some strategy about it or you’ll just go into another intolerable place. The following are a few ways you can tell what your best possible next career should be. Don’t be...

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Tools & Resources for your College Application

Photo by allaboutuni Completing college applications can be stressful and time consuming. You have to fill them out completely, you usually have to write an essay, you have to include a great deal of information, and you have to remember when all of them are due. With the vast amount of technology available today, there are plenty of resources available to help make completing college applications less stressful. College/University...

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How to Consolidate Student Loans?

The rising cost of tuition and other college expenses has steadily increased the amount of debt upon graduation. This increasingly becomes apparent as students approach graduation and lenders begin issuing monthly repayment notices. Combined with an unstable job market, monthly loan repayments can be impossible for many. Although loan consolidation may appear to be a likely option, students must consider both the benefits and...

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