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33 Top Colleges Without Application Fees

By John Charbonnet | November 12, 2019 | 0 Comments

33 Top Colleges Without Application Fees Why pay to apply? There are plenty of great colleges that have free applications! Elizabeth Hoyt October 30, 2019   Nowadays, it’s not only expensive to go to college; it’s also expensive to apply. College applications have increased in cost – some of them are upwards of $80! And, […]

8 College Majors With Great Job Prospects

By John Charbonnet | November 12, 2019 | 0 Comments

8 College Majors With Great Job Prospects Engineering and computer science grads tend to earn higher than average starting salaries. Mechatronics engineering. Standing at the juncture between mechanical and electrical engineering, mechatronics is an interdisciplinary field that teaches students how to build and control mechanical devices like motors and robots and how to take sensor data […]

Guide to Colleges Majors

By John Charbonnet | October 30, 2019 | 0 Comments

Guide to Colleges Majors Options for selecting a college major are numerous and wide-ranging. By Josh Moody, Reporter US News – Oct. 28, 2019 PICKING THE RIGHT college is a big decision. So too is choosing a college major, which often sets students up for a specific career path. College majors can be broad, such as English, or […]

Completing the FAFSA: Everything You Should Know

By John Charbonnet | October 2, 2019 | 0 Comments

Completing the FAFSA: Everything You Should Know The FAFSA is the financial aid form for accessing grants, federal student loans and work-study funds. By Farran Powell and Emma Kerr Oct. 1, 2019 FILLING OUT THE FREE Application for Federal Student Aid, or FAFSA, is one of the most important steps students and their families can take to pay for college. In […]

Why Dual Enrollment?

By John Charbonnet | September 24, 2019 | 0 Comments

Why Dual Enrollment? “I take dual credit classes because it is free college credit! My school pays for all the dual credit classes that I take, so it is less money I will have to spend on college later on in life. When people hear that it is a college class, they think it is going to […]

Impressive Extracurriculars

By John Charbonnet | August 21, 2019 | 0 Comments

Impressive Extracurriculars When it comes to adding your extracurricular activities on your college applications, you definitely don’t want to leave blank space! Elizabeth Hoyt August 05, 2019 Now that it’s time to start thinking about the college admissions process, it’s important to consider what you’ll need to put on applications as well. When it comes […]

ACT vs. SAT: How to Decide Which Test to Take

By John Charbonnet | August 12, 2019 | 0 Comments

ACT vs. SAT: How to Decide Which Test to Take The goals of the ACT and SAT are the same: to gauge college readiness. By Josh Moody   WHEN IT COMES TO THE ACT vs. the SAT, both exams are universally accepted by U.S. colleges, which often prompts students to ask: Which test should I take? The answer […]

8 College Majors With Great Job Prospects

By John Charbonnet | August 7, 2019 | 0 Comments

8 College Majors With Great Job Prospects These disciplines can help you find the sweet spot between your passions and job security. By Stacey Colino 8 Majors With Great Job Prospects Engineering and computer science grads tend to earn higher than average starting salaries WHEN THE TIME COMES TO choose a major, many college students are torn between going […]

Top 10 Happiest Colleges in the Country

By John Charbonnet | July 16, 2019 | 0 Comments

Top 10 Happiest Colleges in the Country What contributes to a student’s happiness at school? By Kathryn Knight Randolph July 12, 2019 Happiness to a college student may come in the form of cancelled classes on Friday afternoon, free pizza just for coming to an informational session or cuddles from companion puppies during finals week. […]

10 mind-blowing facts that show just how dire the student-loan crisis in America is

By John Charbonnet | July 5, 2019 | 0 Comments

10 mind-blowing facts that show just how dire the student-loan crisis in America is Hillary Hoffower and Allana Akhtar Jul. 2, 2019, 9:02 AM Student-loan debt is at record levels in the US. Boston Globe/Getty Images Student-loan debt in the US is at an all-time high. The consequences of student-loan debt have a domino effect:Millennials are delaying life milestones because they can’t […]