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...

July 10, 2017

About 80% of students change their college major at least once with many changing their majors up to three times during their college career!

June 14, 2017

Studies say that the average student spends over $1,200 a year on textbooks! A single textbook can easily cost $300 (or more)! Well, I refuse to pay that. As a matter of fact, I spent less than the average cost of ONE textbook on ALL of his books for my son's entire co...

June 11, 2017

Over the years I have acquired a running list of alternative ways to earn college credits- and the list keeps growing! Some are well-known, while others, not so much. Some credits are offered through different colleges, while others you need to set up an ACE account to...

June 7, 2017

Did you know that 1 in 3 students don't even make it to their sophomore year of college? 1/3 drop out after only one year of college! What is even worse is that one half never graduate! BUT even though they never got their degree they still owe the money they borrowed...

April 3, 2017

Before you just assume that your child is going to head off to college right after high school, you may want to explore some other options first especially considering that half of the students don't graduate and a big percentage of them change their major MORE THAN TW...

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