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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Top 10 Party Schools of the Past Decade

College students must strike a delicate balance between building friendships and gaining an education. Some university campuses have a reputation for encouraging hours of studying, hard work and significant academic progress. Other campuses are known across the country as “party schools” where students can earn a degree while enjoying beer, football and advanced social relations. Bestcollegesonline.org’s newest...

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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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How to Prepare for the College Application Process

Applying for college can be a time consuming, strenuous, and stressful process. After all, there is a lot of documentation and information to gather, and how you present all of that information can make or break your application. Fortunately, there are some ways you can make the most of your college admission efforts. Here are some useful tips for how to prepare for the college application process: Start early Don’t wait until...

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