May 21, 2019

Lately there has been some complaints that Thomas Edison State University has changed their policy on their leniency on accepting age waivers to enroll in their school, esp. for the younger homeschoolers. Personally, we did not have a problem, and I believe they are ta...

October 9, 2018

According to a report from the Education Department's National Center for Education Statistics and a Gordon study, an estimated 20 to 50 percent of students enter college as “undecided” and an estimated 75 percent of students change their major at least once befor...

August 6, 2018

Times are changing...and that includes the job market as well as how one goes about getting his or her college diploma. We are so used to thinking that a student goes to high school and then the next automatic step is college. Not only that, we don't seem to think anyt...

May 17, 2018

It is common to hear about students earning college credits during the summer or even winter breaks, but did you know that many of our students and adults are earning credits during their free time? Whether it is at night, on weekends or a couple of hours here or there...

February 26, 2018

Though the methods from College Out of the Box can be used for any college, and with pretty much any degree, and works for any age, the most economical and less time consuming way would be to get your degree through one of the "Big Three" accredited colleges.

Just what...

January 25, 2018

Here's a short video going over some of the pros and cons of dual enrollment/credit. Enjoy!

January 22, 2018

A question I often get is should a student take out loans for their college degree, and how much is too much? And, honestly, I would have to say that it's almost NEVER a good idea to take out loans for your college degree. For a few reasons:

1. Students loans NEVER...

January 2, 2018

Every time I travel or speak, I always hear the same few comments, "Why haven't I heard this before?", or "I didn't know you could do that!", or "I'm so glad I found out about this!" What are they all referring to? College Out of the Box- a way to earn your college deg...

November 16, 2017

Yes, you can go to college for FREE! Typically, this ‘free’ money comes in the form of scholarships, fellowships, or grants, all of which the student does NOT have to pay back (unlike student loans). Most of you are familiar with academic, merit-based, or sports schola...

October 30, 2017

Why are parents so willing to pay HUNDREDS of THOUSANDS of dollars for a college degree without researching all of the other options? I mean, you wouldn't pay $250,000 for a house you wouldn't use, would you? But the fact is, many pay that much (or more) for a degree t...

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