Applying to College with a GED

Applying to College with a GED

Reading Time: 2 minutes There are plenty of reasons why people pursue a GED (General Education Diploma) in lieu of a high school diploma. Whether you’ve already earned your GED or you’re considering one, you may be wondering how the college admissions process will...
ROTC Programs in College

ROTC Programs in College

Reading Time: 2 minutes When considering a role in the military, you may wonder if you need to enlist right after high school. With ROTC (Reserve Officer Training Corps) programs, you have the opportunity to go to college and train for the military at the same time!...
What You Should Know About the ACT

What You Should Know About the ACT

Reading Time: 3 minutes So you are about to embark on the journey to prepping for the ACT, this is exciting and nerve-wracking all at the same time. You are one step closer to college, but the stakes are high for you to succeed because most colleges take your...
6 Reasons to Consider an Online Degree

6 Reasons to Consider an Online Degree

Reading Time: 2 minutes When furthering your education, it’s important to remember the variety of options out there. Online degrees are often overlooked as an alternative to the traditional college experience. Here are some reasons to keep online degrees on your...
Types of College Degrees

Types of College Degrees

Reading Time: 2 minutes When thinking about college degrees, you may only think about the classic bachelor’s degree you earn at a four-year university. However, there are all different types out there! Read on to learn more:   Certificate Programs Undergraduate...
Conservatory vs. College

Conservatory vs. College

Reading Time: 2 minutes If you are interested in the arts, you may have to decide between college and conservatory. In this article, we will cover the ways conservatory differs from college arts programs. We will also talk about how you can make the choice for...
Different Campus Settings

Different Campus Settings

Reading Time: 2 minutes As you start your college search, you may not have considered the importance of campus setting. By understanding the different environments of college campuses, you can choose a location where you will thrive. Here we will define four different...
Fly-In Programs

Fly-In Programs

Reading Time: 2 minutes Colleges offer fly-in programs to make college visits accessible to all applicants. Typically, the spots in these programs are reserved for low-income students from underrepresented backgrounds. Read on to learn more about fly-in programs....
All About Demonstrated Interest

All About Demonstrated Interest

Reading Time: 2 minutes For some colleges, demonstrated interest is really important in college admission decisions; they want to know who is enthusiastic about attending their school. Read on to learn more about expressing demonstrated interest and potentially...