Tag: degrees

What Education Do You Need to Become a Teacher?

Freelance Writer

Teacher education is basically two-fold: learning their subject(s) cold and learning the ins and outs of leading a classroom. read more

Picking the Right Major: How Close is Close Enough?

Associate Director of Admission, Georgetown College

What's the difference between "English" and "English literature"? What about "computer programming" and "computer science"? Read on for some tips from a college admission insider as you search for the perfect major. read more

Web Entrepreneurs with College Degrees

Editorial Assistant, Carnegie Communications

Do you have a great idea for the next big app, website, or social media network? Well, here's an idea for you: stay in school! Just take a cue from this list of founders of some of the most popular stuff on the Web. read more

Deconstructing Majors

Assistant Editor, Online Specialist, Carnegie Communications

It's easier than ever for students and parents to find tools to help decide on a degree: websites, personality tests, employment statistics, and so on. Of course, just because you have the tools doesn't mean you know how to use them . . . read more