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Yes, You Should Attend Graduate School Fairs

May 28, 2019 | 9:15am
If you’re reading this, you’re likely planning to continue your studies beyond the undergraduate level. Not only are you busy with your current schoolwork, but you spend much of your leftover time trying to plan the steps you should take to continue your education. Being so busy, is it worth Read More

Med School Rankings: Fact vs. Fiction

September 4, 2018 | 9:00am
If you're planning to apply to medical school, you have quite a few options, so you'll need to dedicate some time to determining which school is your best fit. Fortunately, organizations like U.S. News & World Report rank everything from real estate to educational programs. You might find what this site has Read More

Is This the Right Learning Environment for Me?

February 20, 2018 | 9:00am
Choosing your best-fit school is just like choosing a home: it’s all about location, location, location. Where do you see yourself living and studying for the next few years? In a lively city that never sleeps? The comfort of your own home? Here are a few examples of the learning Read More

Your Transfer Questions Answered

February 13, 2018 | 9:00am
The college you enter as a freshman may not be the college you graduate from when you are a senior. Not everyone gets into their top choice school, but if you have a plan to transfer, you can find another school that works for you. If you’re thinking about transferring, Read More

Public vs. Private Schools: What’s the Difference?

January 9, 2018 | 9:00am
Before applying to college, you'll spend hours researching your top choices and your safety schools. In your search, you may see that the schools will be described as “private” or “public.” Public colleges are those owned and supervised by states, while private schools are just that, ones that are owned Read More

Campus Diversity’s Benefits Extend Beyond the Classroom

June 21, 2017 | 4:20pm
At college, not all of your education happens inside the classroom. You may spend a large portion of your time in lectures and labs mastering the content on your syllabus, but the lessons you learn outside the classroom walls will have great value for you long after you graduate. When choosing a school, considering those Read More

How to Navigate Your First Online Education Fair

March 30, 2017 | 9:00am
While similar to an education fair you’d attend in person, a virtual fair offers an opportunity to closely connect with representatives from several schools, some of which you may have considered too far away to visit for an in-person fair. Who Attends When you register for the fair, you’ll see Read More

The Secret to Choosing a School That’s Right for You

March 16, 2017 | 9:00am
"You can be at the biggest university and be given personal attention and you can also be 'just a number' at the smallest of institutions, too," warned Jennifer Clutter, Program Coordinator for the School of Pharmacy at West Virginia University, during a recent conversation about what students should keep in Read More

Planning a Campus Visit? Read These Tips Before You Go

March 13, 2017 | 9:00am
If you are trying to decide which graduate schools to apply to, or which to attend if you have already been accepted, do not skip the campus visit! Taking the time to experience what attending the school will be like by seeing the school in-person and meeting faculty members and Read More

4 Tips to Prepare for an Online Recruitment Fair

January 16, 2017 | 10:00am
Professionalism frequently takes a back seat to sass and sarcasm on the internet, but the online recruitment fair is a whole different ballgame. To help you prepare for attending these online meet and greets, we went to an admissions insider at Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine for Read More

Accepted to Multiple Colleges? Here’s How to Choose One

January 12, 2017 | 10:00am
Congratulations — you applied to more than one college and just received multiple acceptance letters! This is great news and a reason to celebrate, but it also means you've got a big decision to make. Read on for a few quick tips to help you decide which college you should Read More

Three Questions to Ask Pharmacy Schools

January 5, 2017 | 10:33am
You’re applying to pharmacy school, so you’re ready to answer a lot of questions. After all, you have an application to complete and a personal statement to write to answer questions that the admissions office has about your previous experiences and future goals.  But did you know that you should Read More

Accreditation FAQs: What You Need to Know

December 12, 2016 | 10:00am
Accreditation is one of the most important factors to consider when selecting an academic program. It may not be the only criterion you use, but it is one piece of the puzzle to help you decide if a specific program and school is right for you. What is accreditation? According Read More

4 Things to Know About Non-Accredited Health Programs

November 14, 2016 | 4:07pm
If you read our FAQs on accreditation, you may have been left wondering if you really need to attend an accredited health care school or program. The truth is that the answer varies depending on the specifics of your career goals—some students do end up choosing to attend a non-accredited Read More