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The Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB) is used by the US military to evaluate whether a person can join and what jobs are available for that person. The better your score, the more job options you have.
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From a better paying position to industry recognition and access to advanced research facilities and resources, attending graduate school has many advantages. Take a look at some of the most compelling reasons to attend graduate school - online or on campus.
Saving money for college can be easier said than done, but several savings and incentive plans make the task easier for many prospective college students and their families. Two of the most common education savings plans are 529 Plans and Coverdell Education Savings Accounts.
From acting and dancing to choreography and museum work, a career in the arts is a rewarding path for those with discipline and talent. Learn more about these careers paths and the valuable degrees that pave the way for them.
From social work to anthropology, from economics to psychology, social sciences careers deal with humans, human behavior, and society. Learn more about these challenging and rewarding careers and what degrees you need to enter the field.
Careers in the biological sciences range from zoology to cell biology and many other fascinating and challenging disciplines. Learn more about the degrees required and potential earnings for careers in the biological sciences.
Now that the college year is in full swing, what is your class study strategy? Have you developed a good system for staying up to date with studying for your classes? Do you keep a strict study schedule or keep things more loose, depending on the class? Some students also find that forming a study group with classmates and friends can help keep them on track. Are you working with groups, and do you have advice for how to form a productive study group?
As you get started on your college applications, what tips and advice have you received for your essays? We've written about the college application process, and the personal essay is certainly an important part of your application. Essays offer a perspective on you as a person that an admissions officer cannot generally get from test scores, GPAs and a list of your extracurricular activities. So, how are you tackling the essays?
We've written previously about some of the crucial supplies all freshman should remember to bring to campus. You can read our list right here. And now we're wondering: what are some of the supplies or dorm essentials that you just can't live without? Was there anything you forgot to bring to campus that you realized you really needed?
If you're considering attending an online college or university, what factors are most important to you in deciding which school to attend? CollegeEducation411.com has a great tool to help provide you with information about schools that might be a good fit for you. But if you are also doing your own research, what will you consider before choosing the online schools you want to apply to? Our research tells us that many students considering online schools look at factors such as:
If this is your junior or senior year of high school, chances are you're getting ready to start the application process for an on campus college or university or for an online school. If you've decided to attend an on campus university, how will you narrow down your list of the schools you will apply to? What factors are most important to you? In our research we've found that many students consider factors such as:
We recently posted an article about what you should know before you choose a study abroad program. So, we're wondering: are you thinking about studying abroad while in college? What factors will you consider as you look at the various study abroad programs available? Will you look exclusively at the study abroad programs offered by your college or university, or will you look at other programs as well? What is the most important thing to you when considering a study abroad program?
For those of you who are just starting your freshman year at college, how are you finding ways to adjust to college life? As we've written about here on collegeeducation411, getting settled into campus life can be a bit overwhelming for some, and quite exciting for others. Finding activities, clubs, organizations, sports, and other groups to get involved with can help you form a social circle and feel like you are part of a community. So, we're wondering... how are you getting involved on campus?