tips for online graduate school

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 14, 2015
High Ranking Majors

Graduate Degrees with High Ranking Payoffs

Picking a major can feel… well MAJOR! Although we all know people who changed career paths after years of focusing on another professional field, it’s a challenge to do so, and one you hope to avoid when considering the time and money invested in your graduate degree. The most ideal way to find a major to invest in is if you have an inner drive towards a particular field. Those who love learning about history, society, justice and the like will easily find a place for themselves in the field of law. Some people are born with the skill of […]
January 7, 2015
tips for online students

6 Tips for Online Graduate School Success

The key to success often lies in how you prepare for it.  Just take a look at a classically trained chef performing their work of art in the kitchen… it all starts with Mise en place. While earning a degree online offers the advantage of flexibility, it also requires self-discipline.  If you are considering earning an online graduate degree, or if you are currently enrolled and are having a hard time finding your school-life balance, check out these 6 tips for online graduate school success. Check that you have the proper technology in place The most important technological equipment is […]