What International Students Should Think About Before Attending College in the United States

Here’s a great infographic on what international students should think about before attending college in the United States:

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Should You Display Your Diploma?

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If you toiled away in college and finally received your diploma, congratulations! That took hard work, perseverance, and a hefty outlay of greenbacks, whether you ended up with a law degree, medical degree, or MFA in poetry. So, what do you do with that sheepskin after your graduation ceremony? There are many different opinions on the topic. While there are no right answers, it sometimes helps to hear what others have decided.

Let Your Parents Keep It

Some students’ parents are so darn proud of their offspring for graduating from college; they want to display their sons’ and/or daughters’ degrees in the family home. These proud mothers and fathers hang their adult kids’ diplomas:

• In an artful arrangement with all their kids’ degrees in matching frames
• In their son’s or daughter’s former childhood bedroom-turned-guestroom
• In their family room, den, or home office

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Three Reasons to Earn a Post Graduate Certificate Rather Than an MBA

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After earning your bachelor’s degree in business, you may be thinking about moving on to earn your master’s degree; however, there is an alternative to this that you should give strong consideration to. There are many programs that are offered by colleges throughout the country that enable you to earn a certificate in a narrow area of business. This type of certificate program has many advantages over the traditional master’s degree program. The following are three of these advantages.

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The Importance Of Quality Education

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What does education mean to you? How is it different from your demand for academic quality? The ideas circulating about education and the academe have a very thin line of difference. These differences depend of several factors including the context, role and perspectives these two ideas play in the survival and success of one’s career. Perhaps the most important aspect that ties education and the academe together is the most difficult to judge – quality. Whenever people speak of quality, what exactly do they have in mind?

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Major Money: 5 College Degrees That Can Make You Rich

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With a college degree in hand, you’re rich in mind, but it doesn’t guarantee you’ll have a lot of dollars stacked in the bank. For a young person attending university, it’s smart to seek college degrees that can make you rich upon graduation.

Petroleum Engineer

The mean salary for petroleum engineers is $130,000. Engineers find ways to extract gases and oil from underneath Earth’s surface. Generally spending days in an office or laboratory, engineers also spend long hours at drilling sites.

With a bachelor’s degree in engineering, workers may also have a past in mechanical or chemical engineering. Employment for engineers is expected to surpass the average job growth; employment is projected to grow 26% from 2012 to 2022.

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