The Careers Blog
four good reasons to take a gap year

Four good reasons to take a gap year before college

Posted on 21 October 2018
For many students, taking that step from high school to college can seem more like a giant leap.  Given the ...
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Tips for starting a first job

Starting A First Job? Here’s What You Should Know

Posted on 6 October 2018
For most people, getting a job is an important milestone. Your first job has the potential to shape the rest ...
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Is a PhD worth it

Is a PhD worth it?

Posted on 16 September 2018
In previous blogs, we discussed two types of graduate degrees - the specialized career degree and the Master's degree. We ...
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2018 College Mouse scholarship winner Grace Shirley

College Mouse Announces 2018 Scholarship Winner

Posted on 4 September 2018
Ms. Grace Shirley (pictured), a student at Parkland College, has been named the recipient of 2018 College Mouse Scholarship. Ms. ...
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pros and cons of master's degree

Pros and Cons of a Master’s Degree

Posted on 3 September 2018
In a previous blog, we looked at the pros and cons of graduate school and the different graduate degree options, ...
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How to choose the right graduate degree

How to choose the right graduate degree

Posted on 19 August 2018
It’s no secret that you can make more money with a graduate degree, than without one. In fact, according to ...
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