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When is a Certificate Program Right For You

For years, pursuing a degree has been the standard next step for anyone looking to develop their professional skills, prepare for a leadership role, or explore a new career path. Recently, however, a shift has taken place in graduate education, with professionally focused, shorter programs representing a growing piece of the academic market. Universities have […]

Five Options To Consider When A Bachelor’s Degree Is Not Enough

The wage growth for workers with high school diplomas, undergraduate degrees and graduate degrees was evaluated over the last decade. The wages of high school graduates plummeted while the wages of bachelor degree holders remained stagnant and graduate degree holders had a rapid pay increase. With the accessibility to financial aid and dual enrollment programs […]