Devin Morrissey


Devin is a jack of all trades from Daly City, but now roams the West Coast. He returns home to coach rugby and fix his friends' cars, but luckily he can write from anywhere. You can find him on Twitter.

The Many Benefits of Community Colleges

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Each year students graduating high school are forced to face the realities of their next steps. Finding an appropriate college for themselves (and their future career) is one of those steps. Community college is a great alternative to traditional universities for the student who is reluctant to go to college, or who simply doesn’t feel …

5 Non-Medical Careers in Healthcare

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Healthcare has long been one of the fastest-growing industries in the nation. This year, for the first time in history, the health sector has surpassed manufacturing and retail to become the largest source of jobs in the United States. Naturally, this is a draw for many college-age students who are seeking to find lucrative employment …

Choosing the Right Type of College Education for You

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Looking to advance your career but aren’t sure exactly what you want to do? It’s difficult to decide how to advance it. There are many types of education, including trade schools, bachelor degrees, and graduate degrees. Choosing what type of education you will pursue is a big decision. It dictates the level of learning you …

Deciding What You Want Out of College: School vs. Major

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Typically, individuals interested in starting their college career (or continuing it) are faced with two main considerations: Do you choose a program first and then find a school with that preferred program? Or should you choose the school first and then find a program there that suits you? There are certainly pros and cons to …

How to Lower Your Potential for Student Loan Debt

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Considering college? Wondering how you’re going to pay for it? Those student loans might look appealing, especially if you won’t see a bill until after graduation … Stop right there. Don’t sign up for a single loan just yet. First, consider the options we’re going to lay out in this article. According to Maryville University, …