The Likely Letter: A Sweet Surprise in College Admission

CollegeXpress Student Writer

Many prestigious schools send "likely letters" to their most coveted students to entice them to enroll. Read on to learn more. read more

How to Land a Job in Financial Technology

Chief People Officer, YapStone

"If you have a mind for innovation, technology, and challenging the status quo, financial technology might be a great first step in your professional career." read more

Grad vs. Undergrad STEM Programs: Top 4 Differences

Senior Director of Graduate Enrollment Management and Admissions, NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering

STEM graduate study can come as a shock compared to undergraduate-level work. Check out these four key differences so you don't have to learn the hard way. read more

Why I Became a Teacher: Erin Denniston, Elementary School Science Coordinator

Science Specialist, McDougle Elementary School

Ask any teacher and they'll tell you: education is a calling. Here they share their stories of how and why they decided to become educators. read more

Infographic: Where the Tech Jobs Are


Think working in IT will keep you chained to a computer? Think again. read more

Not Just Number-Crunching: Business Analytics Skills Beyond STEM

by and

Interested in becoming a business analytics professional? There's more to it than number crunching. Read on to learn about the personal attributes that will help you succeed in the field. read more

Hidden Scientists: The Coolest Careers You Never Saw Coming

Freelance Writer

When you imagine a scientist, chances are a white-coated figure working in a lab comes to mind--but it's far from the only option. read more

Business Analytics: A New Path for Women Who Like Math

Director, Master of Science in Business Analytics, University of Tennessee

Think your love of math and science only translates into a career in engineering? Think again! read more

Thinking About a STEM Major? Your Financial Future Looks Bright


There are lots of great reasons to major in a STEM subject, but in case you need another one, it turns out graduates with STEM degrees go on to earn a pretty penny. read more

First-Year Med Student Starts Her Own STEM Camp


A first-year med student at Central Michigan University is helping young girls in Detroit work toward a future in STEM. read more