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Master’s programs with the highest salary potential

November 21, 2016, Posted In Grad School Planning

While earnings potential is just one of many factors to consider before attaining your master’s degree, it is an important consideration amidst increases in tuition. According to PayScale’s 2016-2017 College Salary Report, here are the highest paying master’s degree programs: Nurse Anesthesia Computer Science & Engineering Operations Research Electrical & Electronics Engineering (EEE) Taxation Electrical […]

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Degree options for undergraduate engineers

November 16, 2016, Posted In Academics

An undergraduate degree in engineering provides students with vocational specialization, career preparation and a likely positive salary outlook. This specialization of skills is most reflective in the degree options available in undergraduate engineering departments. Large universities typically offer 10 to 20 different programs for students, each with its own unique curriculum, requirements and faculty. There are dozens of different […]

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How to fill gaps in your résumé

November 14, 2016, Posted In Grad School Planning

If you have a gap in your résumé you might think that it will raise a red flag with companies or graduate schools. In fact, employers and admissions officers are less interested in the gap itself as they are about what you did during the gap – and how you’ve moved forward. First, some tips […]

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Mind the gap

November 11, 2016, Posted In Admissions Overview

For an increasing number of college bound seniors, gap year programs have become a viable alternative to the more traditional academic path. Opportunities for travel, employment, study and independent living can provide students with a more mature and refined perspective on their education and career prospects. Here are four important questions for families thinking about […]

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Important next steps after applying Early Decision (ED)

October 31, 2016, Posted In Applying Early

November marks an important date on the college admissions calendar. With the majority of Early Decision (ED) applications wrapping up by November 15, thousands of college-bound seniors will take a collective sigh of relief in knowing that their first (and hopefully last) wave of applications are in the books! While we encourage students to take a short break […]

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