May 24, 2017
Life can throw a lot of curveballs your way. That's true in both the literal and figurative senses for Randall Owens III who found an internship with U.S. Baseball when he came back to school after being out of high school for 20 years.
If it's your party, you can cry if you want to. If it's an office's party, we'd recommend keeping crying to a minimum and following all of your company's usual rules.
April 27, 2017
Higher education has a vast vocabulary. It seems like you need a degree just to understand what everyone's saying. Here's our guide to help you figure it all out.
May 16, 2017
There are many particulars that go into a cover letter: who to address it to, format, where/if to sign, etc. Consider this your practical guide to some of the finer points of cover letter writing.
May 11, 2017
Whether we like it or not, stress is going to happen at work. Here are some ways to fight it. Bonus: they won't make you look completely strange if you do them at your cubicle.
May 2, 2017
"The number of adult, or nontraditional students is increasing and makes up close to 40 percent of the college-going population."
-American Council on Education
"Nurses with a BSN are in high demand with the Institute of Medicine calling for BSN's to make up 80% of the total nursing workforce by 2020."
-United States Institute of Medicine
"When searching for a college as an adult student, consider these six factors: Location, Accreditation, Cost, Financial Aid, Graduation Rates and Support for Adult Learners."
-College Search: Adult Student Edition
"I started going to college because I wanted to accomplish better things in my job...I think if you're in law enforcement going back to college is not an option, it's a requirement."
There's a reason business is one of the most popular majors for undergraduate students. With a wide variety of career options, good pay and plenty of opportunity, maybe it's time to see if a business degree is right for you.
You've earned your associate degree - a major accomplishment! But now what? We asked Charlie Mackey of Columbia College a few questions about your potential next steps.
Looking for a new job in a new city is hard, we won't deny that. However, it's not impossible. We have three ways you can get a jump start on the job hunt by using the resources in your new hometown.
Whether you're taking them in-seat or online, classes are a time commitment. Putting together a weekly schedule can help you manage the time commitment, and keep you on track for success!
Air Force combat medic. College student. Tutor. All of these things describe Columbia College student Ashley Williams, but they don't give you the full picture of her incredible journey and love for learning.
Head shots: no longer just for performers and models. Today, more than ever, head shots are an important part of being a professional. Before you get yours taken, scroll through our guide of professional head shot best practices.
You've decided you want a career in nursing, but now what? Our handy infographic should help you decide which path is right for you based on certifications, education needed, salary, duties and projected employment.
The PIC and PiLE programs can help you get your degree faster using your academy training, whether you're in Criminal Justice or another field. "You can go into political science or business or art, and still use these programs."
The Nursing Pinning Ceremony is steeped in tradition. It's a rite of passage for nursing students as they transition to their professional careers. Learn more about the celebratory ceremony that's been taking place for more than 100 years.