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NAICU - As cost of college soars, students consider options

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A week after President Obama warned colleges in his State of the Union address that they were "on notice" to keep tuition increases in check, a senior White House education adviser and three private college presidents will." This is a really good article discussing cost comparison of different types of college options.

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The Everyday Effect: I'd like to think the best of me is still hiding up ...

The Everyday Effect: I'd like to think the best of me is still hiding up ... | Is College Right for me? | Scoop.it

This may sound completely crazy and random, but I just realized there is life after high school. People have told me that plenty of times, and I thought I understood. Recently someone my mother works with asked me what my ..."  The question from a high school student's point of view.

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Caregiving Colleges – A Nurse's Touch | DJ GOOP

The vast majority of these colleges require persoonlijke lening to get formal education and certification. Graduating having a diploma from a leading college will undoubtedly pave the way for the selection of nursing."  Discusses "soft skills" associated with nursing/medical fields and training requirements.

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College Financial Aid

When it comes to paying for college, it's important to understand the financial options. Families with college-bound children should explore financial aid grant programs.
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5 Approaches for Getting Your Life Back in line — After Taking a Drastically wrong Turn ...
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Scholarship Grants For Medical Higher Education – Register These ...

You might even find a number of very weird plus unusual college scholarships for college seniors, and we contain a few articles with our website which detail those unusual offers."  Mainly regarding Candian Financial Aid.

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Vallejo district planning a switch to 'wall-to-wall' educational academies at ... - Vallejo Times-Herald

Vallejo district planning a switch to 'wall-to-wall' educational academies at ... - Vallejo Times-Herald | Is College Right for me? | Scoop.it

Vallejo district planning a switch to 'wall-to-wall' educational academies at ...Vallejo Times-HeraldBy Lanz Christian Bañes/Times-Herald staff writer Editor's note: First of a three-part look at the Vallejo school district high school academy."  This shows how Vallejo Schools' Academies are blending high school academics with post high school opportunities into their specialized curricula.

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Are students getting a degree, or an education? And who cares ...

Zimmerman references a study that caused quite a stir back in early 2011; it found that a shockingly large number of students in undergraduate programs do not exhibit a significant increase in learning ability after two, and even four, years." Another blogger asking the question about whether the college option is what it is advertised to be.

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What's Behind All That College Junk Mail? - Hartford Courant

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What's Behind All That College Junk Mail?Hartford CourantEighty years ago, half of students headed to college went into a liberal arts program. The number is now 6 percent, he said. Not only are there fewer students, but there are more options.
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Colleges obsess over rankings, students shrug - USA TODAY

Colleges obsess over rankings, students shrug - USA TODAY | Is College Right for me? | Scoop.it
USA TODAYColleges obsess over rankings, students shrugUSA TODAYIt's hard to know how common cheating like that reported at Claremont McKenna is, given that while US News cross-checks some data with other sources, it relies largely on colleges...
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Last-Resort Options for Cash-Strapped College Students - Distance Education.org

Last-Resort Options for Cash-Strapped College Students - Distance Education.org | Is College Right for me? | Scoop.it

Trying to pay for college this year? Good luck. Many adult students and parents of students are having difficulty in today�s troubled economy. But there are options for parents and students who need the cash�and here are just a few." Nice information  about negotiating for financial aid.

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