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Answer to Student Debt? Education Startup Makes It Free to Obtain College Credit

Answer to Student Debt? Education Startup Makes It Free to Obtain College Credit

Student debt has reached levels of epic proportions in the United States. At more than $1.3 trillion, it surpasses both automotive and credit card debt; placing a crushing burden on those seeking to further their education and improve their lives. Now, OnlineDegree.com is providing a much-needed answer to the student debt crisis by helping students receive college credit(…)

7 Tips for Online Studying

7 Tips for Online Studying

In the 21st century, not every lesson takes place in a traditional classroom. More and more students are turning to online courses to help them obtain degrees or qualify for jobs, and if you’re one of them, you could probably use a few tips for success. Here are just seven ways to improve your studying(…)

Be Not Bland College Scholarship Available

Be Not Bland College Scholarship Available

As an extension of the brand’s “Be Not Bland” campaign, Sparkling Ice recently launched their first scholarship program, “Flavorful Futures Scholarship,” a program specifically for high school seniors that celebrates individuality and creativity. Applications will be evaluated based on academic achievement, and on the creativity of student submissions, with the intention to showcase what makes the recipients who(…)

Title: 3 Reasons to Consider a Career as a Counselor

Title: 3 Reasons to Consider a Career as a Counselor

Counseling is often portrayed as talking to a few regular patients about a never-ending litany of first world problems or rehashing the same exaggerated childhood traumas. However, there are many ways that counselors benefit individuals and societies as a whole. Here are three reasons to consider a career as a counselor. You Can Make the(…)

Habits of Effective Online Students

Habits of Effective Online Students

In recent articles, we’ve covered a number of aspects about online degrees. It is easy to see why big universities are now opening their distance learning programs to more students. On the other side of the coin, students are also actively choosing online courses for the extra flexibility and value they offer. The one misconception(…)

How parents can get back in to education

How parents can get back in to education

Adults often feel the need to re-enter education, for several reasons. Often it is to complete an unfinished degree, or to top up existing education to advance career prospects. Many adults have no formal education and feel that they can improve their lives by enrolling in a program that builds their intellectual capabilities, understanding of(…)