Being an adult comes with a lot of responsibility. You’re managing your household, making time for your spouse, making sure you have enough groceries to get you through the week, paying bills, etc. Going back to college as an adult can seem daunting. But, here are some tips on how to balance work, family and going back to school.
The value of a liberal arts education is that when you earn a Bachelor of Arts degree in computer science, education, business, etc., you will be prepared for your chosen field, with a broader educational background.
My name is Christie Tabler and I am a wife and mother of three young men ages 23, 21 and 18. I received a BSN over 26 years ago and have found as with any career there are many different aspects and opportunities to advance and grow. In the last 5 years, I found myself […]
How might you get involved on campus as a first-year student? Let us count the ways – and the reasons – that it is a good idea to consider extracurricular opportunities along with academics when considering a college.
Many professionals want to advance their careers but aren’t sure where to start. An advanced degree can give you the knowledge and skills to lead at work, at home and in your community. If becoming a leader in your industry is a goal of yours, consider an MBA.
College move in day for new first-year students is a stressful day in a normal year. You’re excited, and be honest, maybe a little anxious. Your parents are excited for you, but also wondering where the past 18 years went and hoping they taught you well. Add COVID-19 to the mix, and this year… well, just imagine.
Are you ready to advance in your career? Or, are you ready to focus on something completely new? If continuing your education intrigues you, ask yourself these four questions when considering going back to school as an adult.
It’s not unusual for new first-year students to be stressed and anxious. But before you run home, take advantage of support systems on campus to help you find your way.
As a society, we have learned to adapt to the changing demands in the workforce and because of that you are likely one step closer to overcoming some of the hurdles of going back to college as an adult. Enrolling in a program that offers online or videoconferenced classes can provide the same flexibility as working from home so enhancing your education is easier than ever.
Remember back in elementary school when you were asked to write a paragraph about what you wanted to do when you grew up? No pressure, but you’ve got one year to figure out what life after your high school graduation will be like! Before you panic, start with this college prep checklist for seniors.