Jim Raychrudhury

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majors & industries

3 Fields of Study That are Worth the Price of Admission

Choosing to pursue a college degree is a life-altering decision for several reasons. First and foremost, it means that you’ll be committing a significant amount of time to a particular subject, usually in the hopes of building a career in a specific field. Second, but no less important, is the fact that you’ll be spending …
We have some time management tips that can really help
student life

Time Management Tips For Freshmen In College

Pulling an all-nighter and cramming for tests, spending endless hours in the library, trying to reach the minimum word count requirement for an essay assignment, going heavy on coffee and energy drinks to survive the exams week… This is basically what all freshmen go through. But does it have to be this way? The reasons …
how to raise money for college
financial advice & planning

4 Great Ways to Raise Money for College

Far too many college financial advice programs talk about going into debt while neglecting to mention you cannot discharge federally backed student loans in bankruptcy and the high-interest rates you may pay. Nor do they discuss how to lower the cost of college beyond generic advice to apply for many scholarships, regardless of the time …
Here are some online higher education trends to know about.
online colleges

5 Exciting Trends in Online Higher Education for 2017

The internet has unlocked amazing doors of opportunity for the world. One such opportunity was making knowledge accessible for communities that were previously isolated. According to the research report by the Babson Survey Research Group, there were around 5.8 million students who participated in some form of long-distance learning in 2014. This figure is continuously rising …
The transition to college can be rough, but here are some tips on how to stay calm
tips tools & advice

Staying Calm While Making the Shift to College

Choosing a college is a huge milestone in one’s life and therefore—it can be rather stressful. According to Medical Daily, a lot of high school graduates experience symptoms of the burn-out syndrome and they find it extremely hard to stay calm due to a lot of pressure they feel. If you too are a freshman-to-be, …