graduate degree advice

January 29, 2015
parent-student balance

Grad School and Parenting: 11 Tips for Finding the Parent-Student Balance

Earning a graduate degree and parenting have some similarities. Both require an occasional all-nighter, both push you to your limit (and then some), force you to prioritize your task, teach you how to manage your time efficiently and both are invaluably rewarding! Being that both these undertakings are well, HUGE, it’s hard to imagine doing both at the same time. But for parents who are considering taking steps to advance their careers and don’t want to wait until the little tikes are in college themselves, it is possible to do both at the same time… not easy, but definitely doable! […]
January 1, 2015
Online Education

Three “W”s to Consider Before Enrolling in an Online Graduate Program

A graduate degree can make you more marketable and offer you further career advancement, and while it’s a worthwhile goal to achieve it also means a long term and costly commitment. Undertaking the responsibility to earn your graduate degree online is a decision that should not be taken lightly. If you are thinking of enrolling in an online graduate program considers these three “W”s first: Why? What? When? Why do you want a graduate degree? If you are seeking a career health care administration or in the field of law and criminal justice a graduate degree is legally required in […]