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Questions to ask before you enroll for a PhD

Seven questions to ask before you enroll for a PhD

Posted on 4 November 2018
A PhD can be a path to earning more money, having more job opportunities and achieving greater personal fulfillment. But ...
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five reasons to attend community college

Still Unemployed Six Months after Graduation? Here’s What You Should Do

Posted on 27 October 2018
According to the employment website, Statista, approximately 4% of recent college grads were unemployed in the U.S., in 2017, despite ...
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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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