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- November 7, 2018
Many people don’t understand what is meant by an education based in the liberal arts. Liberal arts classes help shape professionals into critical thinkers, empowering them with the confidence and flexibility to face new challenges, learn new skills and creatively problem-solve. And these are critical skills for sustained professional success. In fact, one HSBC business executive at a recent Buffalo...
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- October 18, 2018
An undergraduate open house is just as beneficial for parents and families of students as it is for prospective students themselves. If your child is embarking upon his or her college search, here are some things to keep in mind. Plan ahead and communicate to help him or her make this big decision while putting your mind at ease. ...
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- October 15, 2018
Your college years will be some of the most enjoyable of your life. You’ll meet new people, form lifelong friendships and set yourself up for a successful career, which makes choosing a college one of the most important decisions you’ll ever make. Keeping in mind that getting a good job right out of school isn’t always the plan for everyone,...
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- October 15, 2018
Whether you have a two-year degree and are continuing on for your bachelor’s, or you're looking to change institutions, finding the right transfer-friendly atmosphere is important. The process begins by asking yourself what you are looking for in an institution. Are you looking to switch majors? Will you do better at a small school or a large school? What degree...
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- October 8, 2018
Many high school seniors have a sense of what they want out of a college, but don’t know where to go from there. Being prepared with questions makes your college visits easier, more beneficial and enjoyable. Understanding the types of questions to ask when touring a college can also help you in the decision-making process. These questions will assist you...
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- October 5, 2018
Many students know they want to make a career out of helping others but don’t know where to begin. Whether it’s nursing, athletic training or veterinary medicine, the road to a degree holds many options. That’s why it’s important to learn about the variety of majors and associated careers. Getting the Process Started So you’re passionate about helping others....
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- September 20, 2018
While at open house, make sure to talk to your financial aid representatives to understand how best to afford your college education. Make a list of questions before you attend open house, such as: How do I apply for scholarships? Are there opportunities for student employment? And, how does the student loan process work? The most effective way to alleviate...