degree

Degrees defined: PhD, Master, Bachelor, Associate–all about that expensive piece of paper called your degree.

Amy Prendergast6 months ago
What My Degree in Theatre Taught Me
“There is no world without theatre”—Edward Bond. It’s true. I found this quote when I was 17, but in the last four years its meaning to me has changed a lot. I started a drama degree in 2015 convinced...
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Steph KC6 months ago
College? How About No!
Ever since a child, have you been told that you will only be successful if you go to college and get an education? Well that might have been true for the longest time, but with how society is changing...
Nathonia Smith6 months ago
Principle of Education
Education is an important internal resource that some see as not for them without realizing its great potential for opening many doors of opportunities. The term "Education" is described through a var...
Vanessa Nduta6 months ago
Why the Cost of Knowledge
I like going to school. However, the conflict between me and school, specifically college education, is the expense of attendance. I mean there is nothing quite like gaining knowledge that no one can ...
Charlotte White6 months ago
Should You Do a PhD?
I am writing this with the perspective that hindsight is 20/20 after three years researching and writing my thesis, all the while wondering whether I had made the right decision. Three years feels lik...
Tamara Iwanchyshyn6 months ago
Why I Spent Two Years in a Diploma I Knew Was Wrong for Me
I started working on a college diploma in woodworking when I failed out of university. I spent a lot of effort to be able to get into a university program. I took extra summer school courses to upgrad...
Paige H6 months ago
Education: A Second Opportunity
I am sure we have all been at a stage in life where we feel we want to start studying again—and I'm one of them! The reason behind writing this is to try and encourage other people who also feel they ...
Andrea Dawson7 months ago
5 Reasons to Get Your Diploma of School Age Education and Care Online
Do you like working with children and youth? Do you want to make a difference and shape the future? If so, a diploma of school age education and care might be the right kind of degree for you to get. ...
Giada Perini7 months ago
Life After Graduation
That is it. It is done. Over. Caput. You have graduated. After five years of sorrow, deadlines, super hectic timetables, loveless love life, meaningless jobs, sleepless nights, tasteless meals, moneyl...
An International Graduate: The Disappointing Dream
On the 11th of July, I was due to be graduating with an MSc in Business Management. I am Moroccan and I have had a Moroccan public education for most of my life up until high school, where I graduated...
Carolann Sherwood8 months ago
How Do You Find Your Unique Niche?
Where Does Your Niche Lay? What is Your Niche? I have more to say about your niche in life, and I want to start with the definition of a niche. A niche can mean a couple of things that are entirely di...
Stephen Walden8 months ago
The Benefits of an Alternative Teaching Certificate
If you’ve ever considered getting into the field of education, but feel that you lack the necessary training or experience, you might actually be at an advantage. Every state has some form of an alter...
Shanita Marshall8 months ago
Post Graduation
Somebody, anybody, please well me why it has to be so hard? Finding a job even entry level to begin my career is probably going to be the death of me. I graduated from college in 2015 with a Bachelor'...
Emily Abbey9 months ago
Is Music a Good Choice for a Major?
Debating on Taking Music as a Potential Degree Candidate
Shannon Lynch9 months ago
10 Things No One Told Me About Art School
I pretty much applied to Art School on a whim. It was my freshman year in college, and I was miserable at the uppity private school I was attending. I knew I needed to transfer out. Already under crip...
Johnson Bernard10 months ago
Top Online Associate's Degree Programs
There's a variety of reasons why you might be skeptical of studying online, but of late it's become a growing phenomena that's almost easier than going to a state or university schools, which tend to ...
Sophie C10 months ago
Is Having a Degree Really Worth It?
I have a degree. A first class honours degree in Management. I'm proud of what I’ve achieved, but I am starting to question whether going to university was a good decision or just a very expensive deb...
Life as a Student Nurse: 1
Hi and welcome! This is my first ever post and I just want to thank you all for reading it and thank you for the support. :) So I am a second year mental health nursing student based in the UK, and I ...