January 16, 2018
If the request to provide a letter of recommendation has put you in a panic, you can stop worrying. Letters of recommendation are a part of some application processes, and not as intense as they may sound.
We can't predict the future, but we can look at what the experts are saying about job trends for the next year. If you're considering a career change in 2018, you may want to take a close look at these industries.
December 18, 2017
Knowing how to study effectively is just as important setting aside the time to do it. In this video, we explain 7 study tips that will help busy adult students taking courses with Columbia College.
January 9, 2018
Entrepreneurship doesn't have to be relegated to a side hustle (but if it is, that's ok!). It can be your main career goal and focus when you go to college. In fact, here are three great reasons to get an entrepreneurship degree.
January 4, 2018
If you're an adult student taking courses with Columbia College, your daily schedule is very important. This video will help you organize your calendar so you can better balance your school, work and family responsibilities.
December 21, 2017
Once you've found the right scholarships for you, it's time to apply. Rachel Smith, Project and Student Services Specialist at Columbia College, explains various types of scholarships and her tips on how to start the scholarship application process.
Choosing a major is a lot like choosing a car. It really comes down to what you're wanting out the choice you pick, and whether or not it will take you to where you want to go. In some cases, it may be best to go with something that covers more ground.
College open houses are designed to allow potential students like you to learn about the school you may be attending. Make sure you get the most out of these events by following our open house tips.
If you're thinking about returning to school, we want to make sure you don't walk in unprepared. Here are five things you need to know about returning, and five things that you'll contribute to your classes as a returning adult.
Want to learn about high-paying jobs you could actually apply for when you earn your business degree? This video features real jobs in real major areas such as operations, financial, management, accounting and more.
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.
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.
When starting a new business, it's important to analyze what will or could possibly impact the company. A great way to do that is through a SWOT Analysis. We'll take you through the process.
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.
Get through your to-do list and even possibly have some time to conquer your wish list by implementing some of the best time management tips from leaders at Columbia College.