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

Best Sites for an Online Education
No matter your current level of education, you can find an online learning program that suits your needs. It doesn't have to be boring, either! The best sites for an online education offer hundreds of...
Mikayla Dolana year ago
Changing My Major
I am attending Mercyhurst University in Erie, Pennsylvania. It’s a beautiful campus that’s nice and up to date. However, it also keeps a nice, authentic historical side, especially the beautiful chape...
The Falsification of the Bachelor's Degree: Why Every Degree Is Not Created Equal
There comes a time in every child's life when they begin to think past Friday's football game and the student council meeting after school. Words and phrases like "SATs" and "college essays" become al...
Nicole Granatha year ago
How Having Student Loans Has Changed My Life
When I was younger, I never imagined I'd have to worry about debt. I never pictured being consumed with thoughts of an ever-present "monkey on my back," so to speak. This monkey called student debt ha...
Kitty Jacksona year ago
What to Do After Education?
So you have finally finished school, college, university. What next? The majority of people will have no idea of what they actually want to do in the real world. If you are reading this stressing abou...
Anik Marchanda year ago
The Day I Thought My Degree Would Help Me Find a Job
Oh god was I naive, haha! I applied to an Art History Master’s program. I got accepted and to ruin the punchline, I graduated, finished, donzo, see you never! But, what happened in between the first d...
How To Respond When Someone Attacks Your Major
There are some majors out there where people are unsure of why you're getting a degree. I'm majoring in mass media broadcasting production with an emphasis in video production (TL;DR I want to go into...
Ian Hazelton2 years ago
That Time I Went to Law School
I was always that person who insisted that you should pick a career you love; who cares how much or how little money it makes? I constantly told my parents and everyone who would listen that I wanted ...
Denise Willis2 years ago
Online Learning, or Brick and Mortar?
I have attended both online colleges and brick and mortar schools, and in retrospect, I believe online learning is more for the student who works well independently, and not for someone who needs info...
Robyn Justine2 years ago
Higher Education: Who Really Benefits?
I was speaking with my brother not so long ago and he told me he wanted to go to university. I asked him what he wanted to study and he said he didn’t know, to which I responded, then why are you goin...
H.S. Multon2 years ago
The Pros and Cons to Online Classes
This semester, I took my first set of online classes. Ever. It was by necessity, but I was not discouraged by it. I am excited to try new things and the thought of attending school in my pajamas witho...